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This Farm In A Box Can Grow As Much Lettuce As An Acre Of Land

Who needs a green thumb when you have the CropBox, which grows your plants automatically, and can be adjusted with a smartphone.<p>For any would-be farmers who aren’t quite ready to move to the country and commit to years of back-breaking labor, here’s another option: Now you can rent a farm in a …

Aquaponics

The oil price crash and the oil sands

Oil sands production will continue to increase in the near term, likely through 2020 if not beyond, unless prices decrease materially relative to …

Ana White | Sausha’s Washer/Dryer Pedestals - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: katie0910<p>Handmade …

Einstein Theories Confirmed by NASA Gravity Probe

Space mission did what the famed physicist said would be impossible.<p><b>Two key predictions of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity have been confirmed by NASA's Gravity Probe B mission, scientists announced this week.</b><p>"We've completed this landmark experiment testing Einstein's universe, and …

Xbox One surprises GDC 2015 with new indie games

Not to be outdone by Nintendo's upcoming lineup of digital indie games, Microsoft has a bevy of new titles on their way to Xbox One via the ID@Xbox developer outreach program. Standouts include <i>Shovel Knight</i>, a retro platformer that was one of the absolute best games of 2014; <i>The Flame in the Flood</i>, …

How To Decorate With Black-and-White

10 classic and sophisticated spaces.<p>The classic color combination makes any room — from bathrooms to bedrooms — sophisticated, chic, and timeless. From horizontal stripes to graphic floor tile, designers share their favorite black-and-white decorating ideas.

Modern Floating Shelf

<b>Click here to read the rest of this post about Modern Floating Shelf</b>Happy Weekend!!!Are you tackling any projects this weekend? Here's a project that …

Woodworking

How Getting and Staying Fit Changes in Your 20s, 30s, and 40s

<b>Your Body's Built for Exercise</b><br>The 20s are prime time for fitness, says Janet Hamilton, a certified strength and conditioning specialist and exercise physiologist at Running Strong in Atlanta. (Okay, maybe you’ve gained a few pounds since you ran high school track, but some of that weight is …

Better than 'Destiny': Studios now make massive games in just months

It usually takes millions of dollars, a decade and hundreds of developers to create a single massively multiplayer online (MMO) game. This is the standard in the gaming industry. Smaller studios generally don't have the resources to create huge, persistent games, and larger ones have shut down and …

Canadian dollar sinks fast, swings wildly

<i>These are stories Report on Business is following Friday, March 6, 2015</i>.<p><b>Did you enjoy the 80-cent loonie while it lasted?</b><br>The loonie sank fast today, and swung wildly, in the wake of strong economic news from the United States and a weak showing in Canada.<p>The Canadian dollar touched a high of 80.28 …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Comedy Issue<p><i>GQ</i> goes behind the scenes with the resident genius of <i>SNL</i> to see the sketch-comedy master in her element.<p>By Amy Wallace2 days agoView …

Lifestyle

Investors rush to funds that act as ready-made portfolios - but you could easily do it yourself...

Billions of pounds are flooding into "multi-asset" funds. Here we explain why and reveal the most popular Isa fund choices<p>The crucial decisions of how to split your investments between various types of asset - such as bonds, shares or property - are difficult for even the most experienced investors.<p>…

The 6 Best Back Exercises for You

Add these exercises to your workout to sculpt a bigger, stronger back<p>I want you to answer a question for me, and I want you to answer it truthfully. Do you spend nearly as much time working your back as you do your chest? If you're like most men, the answer is probably no. But I'm here to change …

Neverwinter MMO will be available for free on Xbox One starting March 31

Perfect World Entertainment, in partnership with <i>City of Heroes</i> and <i>Star Trek Online</i> developer Cryptic Studios, is bringing its massively multiplayer online role-playing game <i>Neverwinter</i> to Xbox One on March 31, the company announced today.<p><i>Neverwinter</i> will feature content from the base game, along …

How To: Build A Rustic Wooden Magnetic Utensil Holder

In a small apartment, counter space is at a premium. Knife blocks are huge and often unsightly, so I resolved to make an attractive, convenient solution. Several people commented that they would pay for such a product, so I opened Pretty River Woodworking on Etsy. As a second personal project, I …

Woodworking

Financial freedom is just $4.5-million away

Let's put a price on freedom.<p>Many of us dream of being able to walk away from work, supporting ourselves solely on income from our investment portfolios.<p>But what does that fantasy really mean?<p>The ideal arrangement would be to take as little risk as possible. We would live on only dividends and bond …

Video games are serious business with Unity3D [DEALS]

With several billion dollars worth of sales every year, the video game industry is expected to continue its monumental growth over the next few years …

Evolution And Islam

Some interesting items in the Science-Religion Debate, Islamic Edition.<p>First, a recent paper by Salman Hameed, whom I’ve discussed before. Hameed has a PhD in astronomy and is Associate Professor of Integrated Science & Humanities at Hampshire College in Amherst, MA.<p>In a recent issue of Public …

Religion

Game Design Essentials: 20 Unusual Control Schemes

<i>[Continuing Gamasutra's 'Game Design Essentials' series, which has also included '20 Difficult Games' and '20 Open World Games', this fascinating</i> …

Scrap To Swank: Turn Pallets Into A Beautiful Desk

Recycling pallets into something else useful is nothing new, but this desk, inspired by bowling lanes and butcher blocks, is, well, inspired. The top is made entirely out of recycled pallets found around a college campus. As this desk is for college, the creator estimates he will move “23 more …

Woodworking

This new D&D video game lets you be a virtual dungeon master

<i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> doesn't have the best history when it comes to video game adaptations, but the upcoming <i>Sword Coast Legends</i> could well be an exception to that rule. At a glance it's just a typical generic RPG with <i>D&D</i> trappings, but it also lets you emulate the experience of playing the venerable …

The New Power Plants That Could Actually Remove Carbon from the Atmosphere — NOVA Next | PBS

What’s better than a zero-carbon source of electricity like solar or wind? One that removes carbon from the atmosphere—a negative-carbon source.<p>It’s …

Fossil Fuels

ROOT countertop garden helps you grow organic, sustainable food in your own kitchen

Local. Organic. Sustainable. We all know how we should be eating–but it’s not always easy or practical. What if there were a way that you could bring …

Aquaponics

Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.<p>Written in Coptic, an Egyptian language, …

Theology

5 Real Planets Way Weirder Than Anything in Science Fiction

Movies and TV often present us with strange, alien worlds, and those worlds are often "themed" -- like a planet that's just a giant forest, or a vast …

Universe

David Einhorn's $7 Billion Hedge Fund Is Loading Up on This Stock

A look at what this hedge fund manager sees in Citizens Financial Group stock.<p>At the end of the third quarter of last year, <b>Royal Bank of Scotland</b> …

Investing

Rob Carrick's ultimate investing guide for Gen Y

The more money you have, the more attention you get from the investing industry.<p>Young investors are pretty much invisible to Bay Street, then. Bank branches will sell mutual funds to anyone with a pulse and $500 to spend, and investment advisers will often take their clients' kids on as a courtesy. …