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Brent crude briefly dips below $50; U.S. gas inventories rise

West Texas Intermediate crude rebounded from the lowest in more than 5 1/2 years amid strong demand from U.S. refineries.<p>WTI rose 1.5 per cent after falling below $47 a barrel for the first time since March 2009. Refineries have operated at over 90 per cent of capacity for the last two months, …

Oil

Secret of long life may be written in stars, scientists find

Norwegian researchers found people born during times of high Sun activity died around five years before those born in periods of solar silence<p>The secret of long life may really be written in the stars - well the Sun at least - after scientists discovered that solar activity at birth predicts …

Ice Age

12 dead in French magazine office shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> French police say two suspects in Wednesday's terrorist attack on Charlie Hebdo magazine are still on the loose after escaping onto the streets of Paris.<p>In a statement on their website, French national police ask for information on the whereabouts of suspects Cherif Kouachi and Said …

France

AirAsia flight: first pictures released of plane wreckage under water

Divers have located the tail section of the doomed flight, raising hopes of recovering the aircraft’s black boxes<p>Hopes of finding AirAsia flight 8501’s black boxes were raised on Wednesday after divers and an unmanned underwater vehicle spotted the missing plane’s tail in the Java Sea, the first …

Airplanes

A Major Long-Term Change In The Labor Market Is Bad News For The US Economy

That's the conclusion from Steven Davis and John Haltiwanger, two National Bureau of Economic Research economists (Davis is at U Chicago and Haltiwanger at the University of Maryland). The two presented at the Fed's Jackson Hole conference over the summer and an updated version of the paper was …

10 Surefire Ways To Build Your Wealth In 2015

<i>Be sure to check out the related story, 10 Surefire Ways To Boost Your Productivity in 2015.</i><p>A new year brings renewed energy to strive for one’s goals and dreams. And key to that pursuit is money.<p>Whether you’ve set your sights on launching a business, taking a trip to Patagonia, or buying a house, …

Personal Finance

Vancouver Experiments With Prescription Heroin

Will it work?<p>Vancouver, one of North America's most progressive cities in respect to drug policy, will conduct a groundbreaking experiment: prescription heroin.<p>Following a clinical trial involving 26 subjects, doctors at the city's Providence Medical Clinic have earned permission to provide doses …

15 buildings to look forward to in 2015

Snøhetta's snake-shaped hotel in Norway (above), a football stadium by Herzog & de Meuron and Bjarke Ingels' first New York building are among the …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Articles about rooms completely wrapped wood on Dwell.com - Dwell

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...<p>For Vitsœ, the 621 side table and its packaging reflect the brand’s ethic.<p>Designing a house for this setting was a thrilling puzzle of aesthetics and terrain for a young …

Prefab Homes

Plywood staircase by Buj+Colón Arquitectos integrates shelves and cupboards for a small flat

A plywood staircase with built-in cupboards and bookshelves frames a doorway in this Madrid apartment – which follows the London home with a combined …

Architecture

Man Finds the Turn Signal Lever of His Old Car inside His Arm

(Photo: Jesse Bogan/<i>St. Louis Post Dispatch</i>)<p>In 1963, Arthur Lampitt of Granite City, Illinois crashed his Ford Thunderbird. The car was totally …

Doctor: Cancer is the Best Way to Die. Stop Wasting Billions Trying to Cure It.

Is it better to die suddenly or slowly?<p>Being a doctor and a former editor of the British Medical Journal, Dr. Richard Smith is quite familiar with …

Recycling Penicillin

When the first antibiotic, penicillin, was new, it was a very precious commodity. Pharmacologists had to grow an enormous amount of mold to produce …

The 20 photographs of the week

The AirAsia crash, the first case of Ebola diagnosed on UK soil, the World Darts Championships – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week.

Israeli Settlements

Lions Pounce on Fallen Camera Drone After a Fly-By Goes Horribly Wrong

Here’s another case to file under “It’s a bad idea to fly camera drones too close to animals”: James and Mira Raley of The Honey Badger recently …

Abandoned migrant ship arrives in Italy - in pictures

Hundreds of migrants arrive at Corigliano Calabro on board the abandoned cargo vessel Ezadeen, days after it was abandoned by its crew off the coast of Italy

Italy

Changing a lightbulb in a TV Tower - Blog @ totallycoolpix.com

"It's a dirty job, but somebody's gotta do it!" Incredible video of tower climber Kevin Schmidt making the climb to the very top of the now inactive …

Light Bulbs

The Week in Pictures: January 3, 2015 (PHOTOS)

From new year’s celebrations from Scotland to China to grief over Flight QZ8501, a look at the most compelling images from the last seven …

The Land: 3 Photographers’ Views on Landscape - Text by Abigail Smithson | LensCulture

The land has never asked to be photographed, never called out for any attention or demanded documentation. But like a portrait of a person, a photograph of a landscape can begin to offer the viewer feelings that are evocative of a place and an environment. Indeed, the natural world and our impact …

Black Sea

Photographer Captures Majestic Views from All Over the World

Koveh Tavakkol’s area of specialty is in travel and landscape images. Tavakkol is totally self-taught, but he shoots beautiful photographs, …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

Travelers

These Dreamlike Photo Manipulations Were Created Using Only an iPhone

By day, Robert Jahns is a digital artist and art director based in Germany. By night, he’s known as nois7 on Instagram and runs a popular account …

Who wouldn't want to live in this enchanting little Swedish micro home?

Here at Boing Boing, we do love tiny houses! Hus-1 is a small house designed and built by Swedish micro-home designer Torsten Ottesjö.<p>The project is …

30 Compelling Photographs Taken By Google Street View

We've previously featured some of the resourceful and imaginative ways people are using Google Street View, but today we wanted to bring things back …

Google Street View