German government agrees solution to spymaster crisis that threatened coalition

European Union Budget Commissioner Guenther Oettinger holds a news conference to present the EU executive’s final proposal for the bloc’s next long-term budget, in Brussels, Belgium, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir September 23, 2018 BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s interior minister said on Sunday that Chancellor Angela Merkel’s ruling coalition had agreed on a way to […]

How Does Hair Know When to Stop Growing?

The hair on your scalp can get really long, but your leg hair doesn’t sweep the floor. Why not? Hosted by: Hank Green ———- Dooblydoo thanks go to the following Patreon supporters — we couldn’t make SciShow without them! Shout out to Christopher Prevoe, Justin Ove, John Szymakowski, Peso255, Ruben Galvao, Fatima Iqbal, Justin Lentz, […]

Possible molecular pathway for neurodegeneration in prion diseases — ScienceDaily

A new study has shed light on the mechanisms underlying the progression of prion diseases and identified a potential target for treatment. Prion diseases are a group of fatal neurological disorders that includes Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (“mad cow disease”). They are caused by the spread of “prions,” which are altered forms of […]

The Vikings Are Making Josh Allen Look Like Superman

Rookie QB Josh Allen and the Bills are just inexplicably and completely picking apart the Minnesota Vikings in their game so far this afternoon, jumping out to a 24-0 lead after just one quarter and change. The Buffalo defense, which has forced two Kirk Cousins fumbles in his own territory, deserves plenty of credit for […]

Tool-time with Hawaiian crows | Science News

Hawaiian crows have just joined the short list of birds demonstrated to have a widespread, natural capacity for using tools, such as a stick for probing. Read more: Credit: Rutz et al /Nature 2016

North Carolina Didn’t Need FEMA To Weather Hurricane Florence (HBO)

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. — Onslow County Manager David Cotton has been camped out dealing with the Hurricane Florence response at the county’s Emergency Operations Center since Wednesday. During that time, he’s only slept six hours. “Everything was so fast-paced. High-tempo decisions having to be made in the middle of the night: Opening shelters, how should we […]

Rio Replay: Women’s 100m Freestyle Final

The USA’s Simone Manuel and Canada’s Penny Oleksiak tie for gold and set an Olympic Record in Women’s 100m Freestyle in Rio 2016. Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: Visit the Olympic Channel, where the Games never end:

5 Self Defense Weapons Every Person Should Have

We’ve put together a list of our best Self Defense Weapons that every person should carry anywhere. 5. Pocket AR: 4. Peper Spray Gun Amazon (US, UK, CA, DE, FR): Amazon (Internacional): 3. Trailblazer: 2. Streetwise Ring Amazon (US, UK, CA, DE, FR): Amazon (Internacional): 1. Taser Pulse Amazon […]

Jack Grealish on course to sign new deal with Aston Villa this week

Bruce’s future is again under scrutinyafter the defeat to Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday, with the majority of fans demanding a change. Though there is no appetite in the boardroom to dismiss Bruce at this stage – with Purslow keen to maintain stability – the Villa manager has accepted that poor results will ultimately leave the […]