Casey Harrison

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Humans will live underwater in 100 years' time as the population is squeezed out of cities

A report predicts underground cities and floating neighbours will become commonplace in the next century<p>One hundred years from now, the human population will be living in underwater cities and in 3D-printed homes, according to a study that looks at the future of living.<p>Buildings and interiors will …

Is urban farming only for rich hipsters?

Farms are springing up in cities across Europe, but if they exclude lower income groups they’ll do little to help shift towards sustainable food system<p>Spending on ethical food and drink products – including organic, Fairtrade, free range and freedom foods – hit £8.4bn in the UK in 2013, making up …

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I gave up coffee and alcohol for 15 months, and it changed the way I think about well-being

• You don’t really go out anymore. It’s exhausting to explain again and again why you don’t drink and repeat that no, one drink is not okay.<br>• When a group of people asks me to join them for drinks, I mostly default to answer with no, because I just don’t want to deal with gossip as a sober person.<br>• If I …

New study could explain why your dog gets so excited to see you

But new research shows this facial focus isn't limited to primates; man's best friend is wired to recognize faces, too. Dogs have long been known to show a behavioral response to faces, but a recent study discovered that dogs have a specific spot in their brains that reacts to faces.<p>In the study …

New Mexico park rangers rescue child after French tourists found dead

A routine desert patrol 2.5km from the remote Alkali Flat trail discovers the bodies of two French hikers, rescues a surviving boy<p>Two tourists from France have been found dead after hiking in New Mexico’s White Sands National Monument, but a young boy was rescued, authorities said on Thursday.<p>The …

Tesla Executive Pushes Back At Critics Characterizing It As Elitist: Report

An executive from Tesla Motors took issue with rivals trying to pigeonhole it as a purveyor of expensive cars, according to a report in Automotive News.<p>“There are competitors out there who are trying to characterize us as what we are right now…They also did that in 2008 when all we had was the even …

How A Couple Of 'Frugal Weirdos' Are Saving 71% Of Their Income So They Can Retire At Age 33

What do you do when you’re fed up with your job and always living for the weekend?<p>If you’re this young Boston couple, you decide to save more than two thirds of your income so you can retire to a homestead in the woods of Vermont before your 35th birthdays.<p>Meet Mr. and Mrs. Frugalwoods, a software …

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