Anthony Colangelo

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The End of a Prohibition

My name is Michael Robinson. And I have a confession to make.<p><b>I love marijuana.</b><p>And you should too.<p>Because if you have the guts and a little loose …

Water Tower That Pulls Water From the Air Wins World Design Impact Prize

Every other year, the World Design Impact Prize is awarded to a project that uses design to tackle a pressing and widely felt problem. The most …

Water

IKEA launches indoor garden that can grow food all year-round

If you’ve always wanted to grow your own veggies and herbs, but don’t have a yard where you can set up a garden, IKEA has the perfect product for …

These $150,000 Prefab Houses Don’t Need Any Energy From The Grid

Deltec’s factory-built houses get their power from solar panels—and incredible gains in efficiency.<p>When a home-building company called Deltec Homes first launched in 1968, they focused on designing houses that could survive a hurricane. Now one of their main focuses is a different challenge—how to …

6 Clues That The Earth is Actually Hollow

This grilled cauliflower recipe will actually make you forget about steak

There's no shortage of cauliflower dishes on Los Angeles restaurant menus. Perhaps you've had the cauliflower and raisins at Otium, or the porridge of cauliflower and millet at Odys & Penelope on La Brea Avenue. Or maybe you've had the cauliflower tacos at Colonia Tacos in Whittier.<p>But do you have …

Recipes

MIT Tool Gives the Cost of Installing Solar Panels on Any Roof in Your City

How good is your roof for solar power?<p>The world, it seems, is falling in love with solar energy. Recent years have seen the increasing adoption of solar power around the world as an alternative energy source for everything from individual homes to the entire energy grid, with the United States' …

Inhabitat's Week in Green: 'Deathproof' vehicles and more!

Many automakers are working on self-driving cars, but Volvo is the first to announce plans for completely "deathproof" vehicles by the year 2020. Meanwhile, General Motors invested $500 million in Lyft to create a network of autonomous vehicles. Snowstorms snarl traffic, but engineers have a …

Cook a Healthy Version of General Tso’s Chicken at Home

Cut calories by making the takeout staple yourself<p>Gooey, sticky, sugary—General Tso’s Chicken tempts you from the takeout menu.<p><b>RELATED:</b> Join the Cooking Streak—Step-By-Step Videos on How to Make 50-Plus Fast and Tasty Recipes<p>You can still pay tribute to The General without derailing your diet. This …

12 watches inspired by fast cars

Timekeeping has played a major role in the automotive world since the dawn of racing, so it's no surprise that manufacturers both large and small have created distinctive and beautiful watches with ties to the auto industry.<p>Some draw on history with classic design cues, some embrace the sleek and …

This Ancient Babylonian Map of Jupiter Just Changed History as We Know It

You're looking at the foundations of modern calculus.<p>Analysis of an ancient codebreaking tablet has revealed that Babylonian astronomers had …

Why the Supreme Court's Electricity Ruling Is Important For Innovation

The Supreme Court has ruled in favor of technology competition and innovation in how energy customers are compensated for reducing their electricity …

Scientists Are Working to Drill a Mile-and-a-Half Hole Into the Earth

Geologists have been trying to drill down into the Earth's mantle for more than 50 years—and they finally may get there in the near future.<p>On the seafloor at a location in the Indian Ocean called the Atlantis Bank, about 800 miles southeast of Madagascar, scientists are working to drill 1.6 miles …

Mars Needs Colonists Who Eat Meat And Sleep Late

Just waking up now? You could qualify<p>If you're a die-hard morning person, don't start packing your bags for Mars just yet. A recent study suggests that people who prefer to sleep in and stay up late may be better suited for Mars.<p>Our bodies have internal clocks that tell us how long a day is, and …

Space

NASA Is Developing a Surprising New Way to Learn About Living In Space

When cargo returns from the International Space Station, it’s usually with a splash. Space capsules are unceremoniously dumped into the ocean, and …

Jack Nicklaus' Best Tips

Jack Nicklaus has been offering his insights to Golf Digest readers since the 1960s. To celebrate his birthday, we've compiled some of the 18-time major champion's best tips from over the years — on everything from fundamentals to driving to strategy.

Golf

In California, A Treasure Hunt For Gold Rush-Era Fruit And Nut Trees

In California's Nevada County, an unusual explorer with an unusual name — Amigo Bob Cantisano — hunts for remnants of the Gold Rush, just not the kind you might expect.<p>The treasures Cantisano seeks are trees: the fruits and nuts planted at homesteads and stagecoach stops in the late 1800s. Despite …

Jupiter probe grabs solar-power record

While not as famed as the New Horizons spacecraft that visited Pluto last year, a plucky spacecraft called Juno has been on a mission since 2011 to visit Jupiter, seeking to peer beneath its cloud cover and reveal some of the secrets of the fifth rock from the sun.<p>Juno won't arrive at the Jovian …

The amazing perks of being a NASA astronaut

That's not the only bonus, however, according to NASA astronaut Andrew J. Feustel.<p>"The other wonderful thing about this job is the opportunity to go and talk to people about what we do — especially kids," Feustel told Business Insider during a press event at NASA's Johnson Spaceflight Center in …

Space Exploration

Your Coffee Grounds Have a Much Better Fate Than the Compost

It's true: My coffee grounds—and your coffee grounds—are very happy in the compost, which is where I dump them every day, brown paper filter and all. (And then, thanks to the New York City greenmarket compost system, they go on to fertilize green spaces all over the city. It's a pretty good life …

Inside NASA’s Plan To Radically Redesign How We Fly

A new wave of aircraft design is emerging–and NASA is helping.<p>It’s probably been a long time since flying amazed you. Air travel tends to feel like an inconvenience these days–not a miracle of engineering. This is partially due to market forces and security theater. It’s also the fact that aircraft …

The Best Breakfast For Weight Loss

<b>Question:</b> What are the best foods to eat in the morning for weight loss? —<i>Dylan Maehrlein</i><p>One word: Protein. A slew of research shows that a high-protein breakfast, like eggs and bacon, trumps high-carb eats such as cereal. In addition to helping you feel more full after your meal, the effects last …

11 mind-melting photos will make you realize how shockingly small Earth is

But we rarely, if ever, stop to think about the vast beyond. And we should!<p>Former astronomer Carl Sagan wrote in his book "Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space":<p>There is perhaps no better demonstration of the folly of human conceits than this distant image of our tiny world. To me, …

Astronomy

Scientists May Have Just Discovered The Key To Halting Alzheimer's

Brain inflammation plays a big role in the disease's progression.<p>Curbing brain inflammation may help people treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to a landmark new study.<p>Researchers at the University of Southampton in England conducted a series of experiments showing a chemical that …

Dementia

This supersized drone will fly you to work (or anywhere)

It's happened. Someone built a quadcopter big enough to carry human cargo. The future is officially here, and it's kinda scary. Scary in the cool way, though. The same company that brought us the regular-sized Ghost drone has just announced the "184" Personal Flying Vehicle (PFV). It's about the …

Drones

Are Banana Peels the Secret to Weight Loss?

Besides the annoyance of searching out a trash can at a charity ride rest stop, we're guessing you seldom spend much time thinking about banana peels, let alone consider eating them. But this overlooked "food waste," a culinary staple in places like India and the Caribbean, not only transforms …