Oil And Tobacco: The Same Researchers Swayed Public Opinion On Smog And Cigarettes

Oil and tobacco are often linked by activists as embodying the same obfuscating strategies to market and develop products that are harmful to public health. While the oil industry denies the comparison, new examination of old documents reveals links that go back decades.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3329052/oil-tobacco-researchers-smog-and-cigarettes/#4MDY8Di7fyjvIZ6l.99

‘POKÉMON GO’ – CENTRAL PARK FRENZY, ACCIDENT TOLL MOUNTS AS NINTENDO SHARES SOAR

The ‘Pokémon Go’ accident toll is mounting and crowds are stopping traffic in New York City to pursue rare Pokémon finds – while the mobile app craze is definitely taking the world by storm, observers wonder, will it last? Nintendo shareholders hope so as the venerable Japanese company’s stock soars with the success of the smartphone game.

Read more: http://www.inquisitr.com/3316872/pokemon-go-central-park-frenzy-accident-toll-mounts-as-nintendo-shares-soar/

DIABETES, BLOOD GLUCOSE HEALTH DETERIORATING IN AMERICANS AS OBESITY RATES LEVEL OFF

The diabetes – blood glucose link is under the spotlight in a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association. The study found that blood glucose health is worsening among obese Americans even as the actual rate of obesity is leveling off for the first time in nearly three decades.

Read more: http://www.inquisitr.com/3308742/diabetes-blood-glucose-health-deteriorating-in-americans-as-obesity-rates-level-off/

MARVEL COMICS — THE NEW IRON MAN IS A BLACK TEENAGE GIRL NAMED RIRI WILLIAMS

Tony Stark, the quintessential playboy/genius/billionaire, is soon to be replaced in the Iron Man suit in the Marvel Comics universe by a teenage black girl. That’s the breaking news emerging after Marvel writer Brian Michael Bendis gave an exclusive interview to Time Magazine published earlier today on July 6th.

Read more: http://us.blastingnews.com/showbiz-tv/2016/07/marvel-comics-the-new-iron-man-is-a-black-teenage-girl-named-riri-williams-001002359.html

NASA: After Juno’s Stunning Jupiter Flyby, What’s Next For America’s Space Agency?

NASA scientists and researchers erupted into applause at the announcement yesterday that the Juno spacecraft had successfully entered into orbit of the dangerous gas giant Jupiter. After what Universe Today called a “do or die mission,” what’s next for NASA and its Planetary Science division?

Read more: http://www.inquisitr.com/3277462/nasa-after-junos-stunning-jupiter-flyby-whats-next-for-americas-space-agency/

Serena Williams Makes History – Again – With 300th Grand Slam Win At Wimbledon 2016

Serena Williams didn’t take very long to defeat Annika Beck in Wimbledon today to clinch her 300th Grand Slam victory, powering past the German 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour of play. The win takes her to round four of the Wimbledon 2016 tournament and racks up a few more records on her behalf.

Read more at http://www.inquisitr.com/3271010/serena-williams-300th-grand-slam-win-at-wimbledon-2016/#tfpksYQjEvFrPmjX.99

Fourth Of July Fireworks And Pets – Are Silent Fireworks The Answer?

Fourth of July fireworks are a beloved part of Independence Day celebrations for most Americans, but not their pets, many of whom are terrified by the flashes of light and explosive sounds. An innovation in fireworks technology, has produced “silent” fireworks in use in parts of Italy and the UK – is it time for the US to join them?

Read more: http://www.inquisitr.com/3268727/fourth-of-july-fireworks-and-pets-are-silent-fireworks-the-answer/ #FourthofJuly #fireworks

CAPTAIN AMERICA REDEEMED – AND ANOTHER MARVEL CONTROVERSY (SPOILER ALERT!)

Captain America: Civil War made waves at the box office in May. Soon after,Marvel Comics made waves within the comic book community, on account of the final frame of Captain America: Steve Rogers #1 – the frame where he says only two words, “Hail Hydra.” When the new issue came out just last week, it created another controversy: had Marvel given into fan outrage?

Read more at: http://us.blastingnews.com/showbiz-tv/2016/07/captain-america-redeemed-and-another-marvel-controversy-spoiler-alert-00996219.html