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Ten Ways to Tell the Difference Between Street Art and Graffiti

Mayor Michael B. Hancock at annual "Brush Off" graffiti event.<p>Denver.Gov on Facebook<p>DPAG works under the common assumption that the presence of …

This Sleepy Street Art Is Best Viewed From The Sky

Fact: It's not easy to find a cozy spot to take a nap in a big city.<p>However, French street artists Ella & Pitr, also known as Papiers Peintres, have come up with an unorthodox solution: just spread your sleepy self out on the roof and doze away. Yes, this plan works better with works of art than …

[New Books] Charting the Massive Visual History of Massive Attack

'3D and the art of Massive Attack' explores the band's visual style, including collaborations with UVA and Adam Curtis.<p>Massive Attack are a group know for their era-defining albums (<i>Blue Lines</i>, <i>Protection</i>), soundtracking your favorite festivals, and, of course, the misty-eyed, soulful club classic, …

Streetwear

Investors have been dumping solar shares based on a misconception about energy

Installations of solar panels are expected to soar by a third this year, the price of solar power is now cheap enough to compete neck and neck with gas and coal-fired power in places like California, and the fledgling industry received a vote of confidence last week when U.S. President Barack Obama …

Solar Power

WA Design's Solar-Powered Stinson Beach House Achieves Net-Zero Energy

1/7<p>Stinson Beach House by WA Design<p>Architecture studio WA Design incorporated sustainable materials into this spectacular residence in Marin County. …

Marin County

Zero-Energy House Seattle

<b>What:</b> Design Mix Happy Hour at the Ballard Zero-Energy House <b><br>When:</b> Tuesday, June 21, 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. <b><br>Where:</b> Please RSVP for address <b><br>Cost:</b> Free<p>I have …

Puget Sound

Articles about cost panels plummets energy utilities rethink solar on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tech breakthroughs are bringing solar power to the people, and upsetting electric utilities' business models.<p>Hal Harvey, the head of clean energy think tank, Energy Innovation, shares his vision for the future of solar power.<p>When fashion meets technology, the results can be electrifying.<p>How do you …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Google spots Lithuanian talent: young nanotechnology enthusiast becomes Google Science Fair finalist

Laura Steponavičiūtė, 16, from Vilnius, Lithuania became one of 20 finalists at Google Science Fair. On September 21st, Laura will join 19 more young …

Seeds of hope sprouting in burned-out Sask. forests

'It's like a birth,' says forest ecologist<p>A photographer near White Fox, Sask., has captured more than a sliver of hope after wildfires roared …

The indie girls next in line to Chloe Sevigny’s throne

We love Chloe Sevigny. The cult actress and 90’s it-girl has always been a style icon with staying power. From her breakthrough in Larry Clark’s controversial <i>Kids</i> to playing fresh-faced muse for Miu Miu and starring alongside Marc Jacobs in Kim Gordon’s clothing label film <i>X-Girl</i>, she has been the …

In photos: Riding Harley-Davidson's new electric prototype

Thunderous noise. The potato-potato-potato idle of the shuttering engine. Back-breaking bulk. The manoeuvrability of a tank. These are qualities that have made Harley-Davidson what it is today – the geriatric symbol of aging boomers, who tie on their headscarves, throw their beer bellies over the …

The Zen of Electric Bike Commuting

<b>Everyday commuting on electric-hybrid bikes is all about the system of gear in support of the program</b><p>Bike commuting is inherently good. It's good for the environment by reducing traffic congestion and pollution. It's good for the body by way of exercise and good for the mind by pumping more oxygen …

Plant a Cool-Season Vegetable Garden

Veggie gardens to fall for<p>As much as we love ripe tomatoes, by midsummer, we’re already fantasizing about our fall vegetable garden. While rangy …

Dream Chaser Space Plane Will Fly in 2016

The Sierra Nevada Corporation announced today that its space plane is due to be launched on an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Florida in November 2016.<p>Dream Chaser, the private space plane built to shuttle astronauts and cargo to the International Space Station, is ready to leave the Earth.<p>In a …

Space Exploration

How fast could humans travel safely through space?

The current speed record has stood for 46 years. When will it be beaten, asks Adam Hadhazy.<p>We humans are obsessed with speed. Recent months, for instance, brought news that students in Germany have broken the record for the fastest accelerating electric car, and that the US Air Force plans to …

Physics

DARPA's XS-1 spacecraft could hit speeds of Mach 10

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” buzz has already kicked off, but in the real world, the US military has taken a step closer to making advanced spacecraft a reality.<p>The XS-1 is airplane-like space vehicle that can fly to space and rapidly launch small satellites, space weapons, and more into orbit at …

Space Exploration

NASA tests super-engine that will one day take us to Mars (PHOTO, VIDEO)

NASA has just tested its next-generation, RS-25 super-engine that promises to take humans to Mars. Designed for the agency’s 70-ton Space Launch …

Work/Life Pods Finally Hit America

Remember Archipod? Well, Judy Bernier instantly fell in love with them (just like us) when she spotted them online. The sad fact was that they were …

Furniture

August 2, 2015

Android fans, this week brought us not one, but two excellent smartphones selling for just $400, the OnePlus 2 and the Moto X Style. In other top news, the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus leaked extensively, details and images of Sony’s next smartphones surfaced, and Google rebooted Android …

Android News

Leaked: Galaxy Note 5, Xperia M5 & C5 Ultra, Nvidia Shield Tablet Runs Hot - Android Weekly

Great cycling deals on Raleigh and Specialized bikes + more

<b>The life of a DealCatcher is not easy. Like a deep-sea fisherman, the journey to find retail sustenance for you - our esteemed readers - is rough and</b> …

Tour de France

Inside Line: New Orbea Loki and a unique dropper post

Builders battle California city ordinance making them pay for public art

Artists fear a victory for the firms challenging a new law to include art funding in construction projects will deal a blow to culture in the city<p>A legal battle has broken out in Oakland, California, over whether construction companies should be forced to pay for public art in building projects.<p>An …

Housing