We know you’ve been waiting all week. The anticipation has been building. Well, finally the moment is here. It’s 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web conveniently stacked in one post so you can waste your time more efficiently! This week’s Link25 features everything from Tesla’s new energy plant to Mike Pence and NASA. So get ready because this is Link25 (253) – Mike Pence and NASA Edition.
Mike Pence got handsy at NASA and people made some incredible memes
Women’s reproductive rights, LGBTQ rights, public school funding, “DO NOT TOUCH” signs — Vice President Mike Pence likes to get his hands on things he shouldn’t.
During a tour of NASA’s Kennedy Space Center on Thursday, Reuters photographer Mike Brown captured a tender moment between (Click on the image to read the full article).
The secret is out!
Do Trees Poop and Pee?
A wise man once said, “Everybody poops.” Well that should probably be changed to everything poops, because all living things excrete waste. This brings us to a brilliant question posed by a reader whose head we’d love to crack open and see what’s going on inside- do trees poop? As it so happens…(click on the image to read the full article).
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Bill Cosby retrial is set for November, judge rules (WLKY News)
Bill Cosby will be retried on three charges of assault starting (click on the image to read the full article).
First Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor press conference confirmed (Boxing News)
FLOYD MAYWEATHER and Conor McGregor will meet face to face for the first time next week when they take part in the first press conference for their (click on the image to read the full article).
A Texas dad gave a heart-wrenching speech about his trans son. It's a must-see.
A baseball cap on his head, his hands tucked snugly in his front blue jean pockets, Ken Ballard stood in front of a room of onlookers, admittedly a little out of his element. (click on the image to read the full article).
Baby Armadillo Drinks From Tiny Dish at Zoo Wroclaw
Breaking: Chemotherapy may spread cancer and trigger more aggressive tumors, warn scientists
A new study has suggested that chemotherapy could allow cancer to spread, and trigger more aggressive tumors. Researchers in the U.S. studied the impact of drugs on patients with breast cancer and found, “medication increases the chance of cancer cells migrating to (click on the image to read the full article).
Game of Thrones Season 7: #WinterIsHere Trailer #2 (HBO)
A Treaty Is Reached to Ban Nuclear Arms. Now Comes the Hard Part (New York Times)
For the first time in the seven-decade effort to avert a nuclear war, a global treaty has been negotiated that proponents say would, if successful, lead to the destruction of all nuclear weapons and forever prohibit their use.
Negotiators representing more than 130 counties of the 192-member United Nations finalized the 10-page treaty this week after (click on the image to read the full article).
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Tesla to build giant battery farm in Australia amid energy crisis (USA TODAY)
The clock is ticking for Tesla Inc. after it agreed to build the world’s largest lithium-ion battery park in South Australia, signing off on a deal to finish the installation within 100 days or give it away for free. Newslook
“The system will be three times more powerful than any system on Earth,” Musk told reporters in the state capital, Adelaide. “This is not like a minor foray into the frontier — this is like going three times further than anyone’s gone before.”
South Australia, which relies heavily on solar and (click on the image to read the full article).