A Brief (But Global) History of Ketchup

A Brief (But Global) History of Ketchup

Trade wars have an interesting way of revealing cultural stereotypes. Countries often propose tariffs not on the most valuable items in their trading relationships – since that would be painful to them as well – but rather products iconic of national character. A good example of this came in the European Union’s retaliation against U.S. […]

New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock

New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock

Top Story For centuries, the thinking has been that all the nitrogen available for plant growth worldwide comes from the atmosphere. But a new study shows that more than a quarter of that nitrogen is derived from the weathering of Earth’s bedrock. The results demonstrate that up to 26 percent of the nitrogen in ecosystems […]

Just half a degree less global warming would avert food shortage

Just half a degree less global warming would avert food shortage

Farmers gathering potatoes in Bangladesh, a country vulnerable to food insecurityZakir Hossain Chowdhury / NurPhoto / via Getty Images By Helen Thomson Sometimes it’s good to over-reach – particularly when it comes to stopping climate change. New evidence comparing the impacts of 1.5°C and 2°C rises in temperature reveal the unprecedented food shortages, economic inequality […]

Global funds cut stock exposure to four-month low amid trade war fears

Global funds cut stock exposure to four-month low amid trade war fears

LONDON (Reuters) – Spooked by brewing trade tensions and a broad reversal in technology shares, global investors have cut their equity exposure to a four-month low this month while reducing their holdings of U.S. stocks to the lowest in nearly two years. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in […]

CIA Whistleblower Exposes Clinton Foundation as “Global Financial Criminal Syndicate”

CIA Whistleblower Exposes Clinton Foundation as “Global Financial Criminal Syndicate”

Via Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com, Former CIA Officer and whistleblower Kevin Shipp says the reason for all the crime and treason at the FBI and DOJ all boils down to one thing – the Clinton’s so-called “charity.” Shipp explains, “Hillary Clinton was running and is running a global financial criminal syndicate.  She was using these secret servers to […]

CIA Whistleblower Exposes Clinton Foundation as “Global Financial Criminal Syndicate”

CIA Whistleblower Exposes Clinton Foundation as “Global Financial Criminal Syndicate”

Via Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com, Former CIA Officer and whistleblower Kevin Shipp says the reason for all the crime and treason at the FBI and DOJ all boils down to one thing – the Clinton’s so-called “charity.” Shipp explains, “Hillary Clinton was running and is running a global financial criminal syndicate.  She was using these secret servers to […]

“More accepted than Anguish:” Global climate warming threatens Junky's Extreme temperature Leadership|Humor

“More accepted than Anguish:” Global climate warming threatens Junky's Extreme temperature Leadership|Humor

East Hades, Nether World. Exclusive to Spoof News. Official temperature reports for last year indicate an astonishing trend that, if it continues, would result in Death Valley, CA, having a higher temperature on its hottest days than has ever been recorded in Hell Earth’s average annual temperature is now increasing at the rate of 1.3 […]

Euro hits three-year high as Europe leads global optimism

LONDON (Reuters) – The euro shot to a three-year high on Monday as optimism around growth buoyed expectations of tighter monetary policy from European Central Bank, while the chance of a pro-European Union coalition in Germany also boosted confidence in the continent. With the world in general and Europe in particular showing signs of sustained […]