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‘Hot Mic’ podcast: North Korea missile launch, Trump’s DACA decision

The important stories to know for Wednesday, August 30.

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North Korea may have the technology to strike Alaska. Here’s how Alaska feels about that.

Alaska's government would feel even more assured if there were a larger military presence on their turf.
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Several US sailors dead after merchant ship rams USS Fitzgerald off Japan coast

The merchant ship weighed 30,000 tons.

Ryan Zinke cites "scientific pursuit" in plea to let 6 oil companies survey Atlantic Coast

Zinke's Interior Department issued a request for an internal board to review six rejected seismic testing permits in the Atlantic.
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Photos from around the country show just how massive the March For Science really is

The March for Science brought crowds into some of America's biggest cities.
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Russian military jets have been buzzing the US off the coast of Alaska

The Russian military has made four flights off the Alaskan coast in as many days.

Why Trump's China policy is dangerous for the Pacific Region and the U.S.

Trump is pursuing a confusing China policy — the "carrot and stick," but without the carrot.
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China returns U.S. drone following Trump tweet, complains of "drama"

"The U.S. side's unilateral move to dramatize the issue in the process is inappropriate," a Chinese spokesman said.
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Adidas' new sneaker is made from ocean waste — take that, Marjory the Trash Heap

In 2017, Adidas plans to produce 1 million pairs of shoes with recycled ocean plastic.
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Black man killed by Los Angeles police had his hands in the air, BLM activists say

Police said the shooting occurred at the end of a pursuit in the city's south L.A. neighborhood.
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Hawaii's Big Island has never been hit by a hurricane — but now 2 storms are on their way

Two separate hurricanes are headed for Hawaii.

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This is the easiest salmon recipe ever, soon to become your favorite weeknight dinner

An easy salmon recipe everyone can get onboard with.
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Humans Probably Didn’t Come to the Americas the Way You Were Taught in School

They probably didn't use the Bering land bridge.
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This Glowing Purple Ocean Orb Is Mystifying Scientists

What the hell is this glowing purple orb the E/V Nautilus research vessel discovered off the California coast?
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Scientists Find Almost 72-Year-Old Sunken WWII Bomber Containing Remains of Soldiers

Almost 72 years later, these soldiers can go home.

This Incredible Photo From the ISS Shows the Center of the Galaxy

That's one hell of a view.

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Study Finds Being Near Water Can Help Your Mental Health

Time to move to the beach.

Scientists Just Spotted This Alien Jellyfish Creature in the Mariana Trench

This bizarre type of jellyfish that looks like it belongs on another world.
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El Niño to Cause Storms Along the Pacific Coast Beginning Thursday

El Niño will bring rain and snow to the West Coast. Is it enough ease California's drought problem?

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Here's an Awesome DIY Trick to Safely Watch the Upcoming Total Solar Eclipse

Some of Earth's luckiest inhabitants will get a special gift on March 9.
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2016 Is Already Well on Its Way to Breaking Climate Records — Great Job, Humanity!

Not to go all fearmonger on you... but it's all over.
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Here Are the Top 10 Happiest Countries in the World

Are you living in one of the world's happiest countries?

Here's Everywhere in the World You Can Stream Netflix in One Easy Map

Netflix is now available in almost every country.
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These Surfers Quit Their Jobs to Invent a Trash Bin That Sucks Up Ocean Garbage

"We've quit our jobs, we've taken all our money, we're putting our heart and souls into making this happen."

Mac Miller Postpones Australia and New Zealand Tour Dates

Here's why Mac Miller postponed his shows in Australia and New Zealand.
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Will We Even See Snow in 2015? Here's the Deal With the Unusually Warm Weather

Stop dreaming of a White Christmas.
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