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    Other Just how bad is California's drought?

    California continues to dry up. The latest figures indicate more than 80% of the state is in extreme drought, or worse, exceptional drought. These are sobering numbers, to be sure, but for an even better perspective on the drought's unprecedented progression, check out this GIF, created by L.A...
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    Scientist Offers $10,000 To Anyone Who Can Disprove Climate Change

    Outraged by the unsavory tactics of climate change deniers, physicist Christopher Keating says he'll give $10,000 to anyone who can use the scientific method to prove that human-instigated climate change isn't real. Keating has been involved in one way or another with climate change for the...
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    Baseball Baseball Legend Tony Gwynn Dead At 54

    San Diego Padres legend Tony Gwynn died at age 54 on Monday. He had been undergoing treatment for cancer, and had been on medical leave from his job coaching San Diego State since April. Gwynn retired in 2001. He played for 20 seasons, compiling more than 3,000 hits and entering the Hall of...