Barry Wilkinson

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Trump to Seek Repeal of California’s Smog-Fighting Power

The Trump administration will seek to revoke California’s authority to regulate automobile greenhouse gas emissions -- including its mandate for …

Trump Administration

‘Nothing to worry about. The water is fine’: how Flint poisoned its people

When the people of Flint, Michigan, complained that their tap water smelled bad and made children sick, it took officials 18 months to accept there was a problem. By Anna Clark<p>On a hot day in the summer of 2014, in the Civic Park neighbourhood where Pastor R Sherman McCathern preached in Flint, …

Water

Keystone XL Pipeline Won't Use American Steel Despite President Trump's Promise

The Keystone XL oil pipeline will not use American-produced steel for its construction, despite President Donald Trump’s insistence that it …

Amazon plans to build flying warehouse to deploy drones

Amazon isn’t just planning to fill the skies with drones — it wants to build them a mothership.<p>The Seattle-based web giant has won a patent for a …

Brazil's soccer woes stem from my absence: Pele

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil’s failure to claim an Olympic soccer gold medal, the one major tournament they have never won, is all because Pele never played in the competition, the soccer great joked on Thursday.<p>Brazilian soccer legend Pele poses for picture after receiving an Olympic necklace from …

Brazil

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Story of cities #future: what will our growing megacities really look like?

Will we live in buildings made out of waste, heavily surveilled smart cities, or maybe floating communities designed to cope with rising sea levels?<p>Amid the much-mythologised graffiti that appeared around Sorbonne University during the French civil unrest in May 1968, one line still stands out as …

Jet-powered hoverboard shatters world record

When footage of a flying hoverboard first emerged last month, many thought it was fake, because the relatively tiny device appears to be breaking the laws of physics. But the "Flyboard Air" from inventor Franky Zapata is real, spectacular and just set a world record for the longest hoverboard …

Mercury rising – the planets as you have never seen them before

When Nasa first sent lunar probes into space, the world got a glimpse of the moon and Earth in orbit. Recently enhanced, the images star in a new exhibition celebrating five decades of planetary photography<p>For more than half a century, robot spaceships have swept through our solar system, returning …

Nvidia Announces New Drive PX 2 ‘Supercomputer In A Lunchbox’ For Self-Driving Cars

Following last year’s Drive CX, Nvidia just announced an updated version of its computing platform for self-driving cars, the Drive PX 2. Compared to last year’s model, this is a much more powerful beast, able to process data from 12 video cameras and other sensors in real time to make educated …

The Best DIY Detox Juices

It's easy to get your juice fix at home (and way less expensive than a trip to your local juicery).<p>Whether you've resolved to get healthier or just …

Constructed Landscapes

Project info<p>My work is based around an obsessive preoccupation with home and until recently, consisted predominantly of photographs taken in interior spaces with mere suggestions of outside space. When I stepped outside with my camera, I felt overwhelmed by the absence of limitations provided so …