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2.9 Million Children Are Threatened by Toxic Air Pollution From Oil & Gas Development

A new analysis of state and federal data shows 2.9 million children enrolled in schools and daycares across the country are threatened by oil and gas …

Russia and US agree to cooperate on building first lunar station

Russia and the United States have agreed to co-operate on a NASA-led project to build the first lunar space station, part of a long-term project to explore deep space and send humans to Mars.<p>Following in the footsteps of the International Space Station, the moon ship would be open to astronauts and …

Space Exploration

Levi’s Google-powered smart jacket goes on sale next week

Earlier this year, we discussed how Levi's was working on a smart jacket in connection with the Google Advanced Technology and Products group's Project Jacquard. Now, after much anticipation, the jacket is ready and will be available on Levi.com (and in some Levi's stores) on October 2nd. If you're …

SpaceX's Interplanetary Spaceship and Rocket simulation is out of this world

Elon Musk today gave us our first glimpse at what interplanetary travel and colonization could look like. In an Instagram post, Musk provided a series of five videos offering a look at a computer simulation of the SpaceX Interplanetary Spaceship and Rocket, and how it could, conceivably, one day …

You can now buy the credit cards of Sonic customers for $25 on the dark web

Millions of credit card numbers—some of which were apparently stolen from Sonic Drive-In restaurants—are now for sale on a dark web market for between $25 and $50 per card, reports KrebsOnSecurity.<p>The restaurant chain has more than 3,600 locations in 45 U.S. states, but it’s unclear which have been …

Ford’s new Smart Benches are an oasis of tech – and they’re coming to London

Each bench will offer Wi-Fi, charging facilities and even monitor traffic pollution<p>When you think of Ford, you might think of the Model T – or maybe …

Getty bans images photoshopped to make models look thinner

A law forcing magazines to label photoshopped model images goes into effect next month in France, but it's already reverberating around the fashion world. Getty Images, the largest stock photo agency in the world, has declared that it will no longer accept images "depicting models whose body shapes …

Smartphone GPS accuracy could jump from 5m to 30cm in 2018

Smartphones have revolutionized the way with travel thanks to their integrated GPS systems. With apps like Google Maps, getting lost is a rarity. Coming in 2018, a new smartphone GPS chip is set to make these systems even better, with accuracy increasing from the 5 meters to just 30 centimeters.<p>At …

Google Maps

How to DIY Your Very Own (+ Very Portable) Cornhole Game!

If you haven’t been paying attention, JUNE IS TODAY! You know what that means: An endless summer of BBQs, sunscreen and sundresses. I’m sure you’ve got at least four graduation parties, two Father’s Day get-togethers and one big 4th of July plan already in your iCal, and we’ve got the perfect way …

Crafting

How to Build a Natural Swimming Pool - DIY

<i>Learn how to build a natural swimming pool in order to create a cooling summer retreat for your homestead.</i><p>Whether you like to practice your dolphin …

Swimming Pools

DIY: Instant Summer Hammock

Summer is just a few weeks away and we can’t help but think about outdoor sleeping arrangements. Our favorite option: a cozy canvas hammock.<p>Here’s a …