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Republicans Tout Work with Obama in Campaigns

Obama calls it ‘definition of chutzpah’<p>With presidential nominee Donald Trump becoming a weight on down-ballot Republicans, they're tying themselves …

La Jolla

India’s Solar Power Is Set to Outshine Coal

<b>By Henner Weithoener / Climate News Network</b><p><i>The vast India One Solar Thermal Power Plant in Rajasthan may be a sign of the future. (Brahma Kumaris via</i> …

Renewable Energy

This isn't the year for ideological purity. Don't vote for Jill Stein

There’s a lot to like about the alternatives to Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. But sticking to your Green principles could, like in 2000, deliver a nightmare<p>I get nauseous every time I hear the name Ralph Nader. If all those votes cast for him for president in 2000 had gone to Al Gore, we might …

Government

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Nigella Lawson's Genius, One-Step, No-Churn Ice Cream

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Executive Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: 4 ingredients. 1 step. No cooking. No churning. Ice cream!</i><p>Not having an ice cream maker never stopped us before. We've done all kinds of weird stuff in the …

Dessert

Righting a wrong: huge land handover to traditional Cape York owners

With barely any fanfare, an enormous transfer of land is currently under way in Australia. The vast Cape York peninsula is the setting for a steady, determined handover that is repairing a historical wrong.<p>Huge tracts of Cape York’s landscape are being returned to traditional owners under a process …

How Do You Get People To Use Toilets In Places Where They Don’t Already?

The problem requires more than just dropping toilets into areas that lack them–because a toilet no one uses sort of defeats the purpose.<p>One billion people in the world lack access to a toilet–a state of affairs that is in large part responsible for the 1.5 million people who die each year from …

Hell in the Hot Zone

As the Ebola epidemic rages, two questions have emerged: How did the deadly virus escape detection for three months? And why has a massive international effort failed to contain it? Traveling to Meliandou, a remote Guinean village and the likely home of Patient Zero, Jeffrey E. Stern tracks the …

Newspaper sorry for cartoon comparing air travel to slave ships

• Lancaster Online ‘deeply sorry’ for ‘hurtful’ cartoon • ‘It both trivialised and demeaned’ slaves’ experience<p>A Pennsylvania newspaper on Friday apologised for publishing an editorial cartoon that compared aeroplane seating conditions to those on slave ships.<p>In-flight arguments over crowded …

Vietnam's forgotten Cambodian war

<b>On 30 April 1975, the last American helicopters beat an ignominious retreat from Saigon as the tanks of the North Vietnamese Army rumbled into the capital of defeated South Vietnam.</b><p>Victory over the US military is remembered each year in Vietnam as a triumph over foreign aggression in a war of …

Vietnam

28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com

Occasionally, I stumble on my own productivity tools and strategies, but mostly I borrow them from others.<p>So does Ryan Holiday, the author of the best-selling The Obstacle Is the Way (a really great book) and the compulsively readable <i>Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator.</i><p>He's also …

Productivity