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U.N. Panel Reaffirms That Climate Change is “Irreversible”

The U.N. panel charged with a five-year mission to assess global climate change and provide a necessary course of action in order to stem its negative effects finally released a Synthesis Report detailing their findings in stark black-and-white. The news was all pretty doom and gloom. Read More >>

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7 of the World’s Most Awesome Alternative Christmas Trees

Nothing will ever be able to replace the simple beauty of a real, live Christmas tree, and don't even get us started on the smell. But no matter how much we may cherish this piney holiday tradition, the reality remains: They're bulky, messy, and a pain in the arse to toss out once they're dead. But fake Christmas trees are tacky, right? That's where you're wrong—welcome to the wide and exciting world of Christmas trees alternatives, where the best are anything but. Read More >>

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Injecting Saline Into Your Forehead to Make You Look Like a Klingon Is Simply Insane

In the loveable lug Homer, The Simpsons gave us a man perpetually thinking of doughnuts. Now, the latest trend sweeping Japan has unleashed a horde of extreme-modification enthusiasts who quite literally have doughnuts on their minds, and all in the name of cosplay, apparently. Read More >>