Swallows are evolving smaller wings to dodge buildings, fish are evolving mouths that make them harder to hook and large animals are going extinct as humans wield a huge influence on evolution, a new study shows.
Calgary voters have sent politicians a clear message: They want no part of the city's beleaguered bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. Beyond the boosterism of those connected to the Olympic movement, there never seemed to be an overwhelming amount of genuine excitement among everyday Calgarians.
Go Calgary! The Olympics are a plague on the host city/country tasked with footing the bill for all the ridiculous and needless infrastructure required. The IOC is evil and it ought to be abolished. I say this as someone that loves the Winter Games while hating the bureaucracy.
Women’s rights campaigners in Ireland and beyond are outraged and organizing protests after a man was acquitted of raping a 17-year-old in a trial where the defence lawyer used the woman’s laced thong underwear as evidence.