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‘Apollo 13 moment’: Investors warn meat and dairy industry facing a ‘near disaster’

Influential FAIRR network of investors warns global animal agriculture industry facing escalating climate impacts and risk of capital flight as…

Funerary altar of 13-year-old girl found in Rome

Utility works in Rome have discovered the 2nd century marble funerary altar of a young girl. It is intact and…

US, UK Must Decide Fate of Discovered Revolutionary War Cannons

American and British troops facing off against each other at Savannah, Georgia, in 1779 amid the fire and fury of…

How Hot Soup Almost Stopped a War

When people think of Switzerland, they tend to think neutrality (and cool pocket knives and stylish watches, I guess). But…

National Library of Scotland digitises 240 medieval manuscripts

Stunning illuminations, medieval doodles, zodiac medical material, and advice to 12th-century Knights Templar on the ‘superfluity’ of beards and moustaches…

A Brief History of Remote Weapons: From Mines to Robot Dogs

Eons ago, humankind’s first warrior hurled a spear or stone and prayed to an appropriate deity to guide his ballistic…

The U.S. Tried to Invade Montréal in the War of 1812. They Failed — and Saved Canada.

Most American history textbooks explain that the War of 1812 grew out of American grievances over U.S. vessels being stopped…

How To Make Box Brownies Better

I hope we’ve built enough trust between us for you to believe what I’m about to tell you. It’s a…

This electric van is built with circularity in mind

Corporate fleet buyers have a rich array of potential choices when it comes to updating their last-mile delivery fleets to…

Growing Instagram-Famous Houseplants

Thanks to social media, it’s possible for trends to spread even during a lockdown. While it’s not fair to judge…