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Germany warns Turkey it will never join EU while Erdogan remains in charge

Turkey will never be a member of the European Union as long as it is governed by its current president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, German Foreign Minister …

California should ignore the naysayers, and dive into wind and solar as they aim for 100% clean energy

California recently put forth a resolution to consider 100% renewable electricity by 2045, paving the way for solar and wind to spread their wings as the main electricity sources in a state on the frontier of renewable energy. But Julian Specter at Greentech Media argues the choice to forego other …

NextEra Energy: Diversified Utility, Dividend Achiever

<i>Published March 11th, 2017 by Bob Ciura</i><p>NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) isn't your run-of-the-mill utility. It has a heavy focus on renewable energy like …

Big kahuna of climate indicators: This January was the third warmest on record globally

<b>(AP)</b><p>The disappearance of Arctic sea ice is one indicator of how climate change is altering natural systems<p>Brian Kahn<p>February 18, 2017 10:59am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Climate Central.<p>While a powerful El Niño has faded, the globe’s heat continues to be an enduring phenomenon due …

Global Warming

Best Recipes Ever: Stews & One Pot Dishes

F&W's editors combed through the more than 10,000 recipes we've published in our 35 years of existence to find the very best. Here are some of our …

10 South Korean Startups Breaking Out In 2017

While the worst was expected for South Korea’s startup scene in 2016, we found that it wasn’t so bad at all, especially for the already strong brands like cosmetics startup Memebox and food delivery startup Woowa Brothers, which found fresh funding.<p>Investors say the shakeup is over and a new round …

These Are the World's Most Innovative Economies

There’s something about those Nordic countries.<p>In the battle of ideas, Sweden climbed to No. 2 and Finland cracked into the top five of the 2017 …

Wyoming Bill Would Outlaw Renewable Energy

Republican lawmakers in Wyoming have introduced a bill that would block the use of renewable energy in the state. If passed, utilities that use wind …

Jeff Bezos Knows the Difference Between Content and Complacent

If you're happy with your job, count it as a blessing because there is nothing convenient about a restless desire to do something more.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A while back, I met up with an acquaintance. I liked talking to her -- she's funny, happy to help …

Jeff Bezos

Saudi Arabia Says It's About to Launch a $30-$50 Billion Renewable Energy Program

Saudi Arabia will launch a renewable energy program in coming weeks that is expected to involve investment of between $30 billion and $50 billion by …

Why you should plan life goals for 2018 not 2017, according to psychology expert

For a lot of people, a new year means a time to reassess their life, consider goals and make plans for the year ahead.<p>But according to one …

Your Self-Consciousness Is Killing Your Creativity

<i>“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.”―</i> <b>Harvey</b> …

They raise the world's happiest children - so is it time you went Dutch?

Two toddlers have just chased each other to the top of a climbing frame and are jostling to get down the slide first. Their mothers are lost in conversation on a nearby park bench. In the distance, a dog barks and a little boy ambles along on his balance bike, trailed by his grandfather who is …

POV Sketches Put Viewers in the Drawing Seat

Thomas Cian hits the road with sketchbook in hand.<p>A unique worldview and clear vision can uplift an artist’s work, but sometimes it’s hard to separate a stunning final product from its development. In a series of sketchbook drawings, Italian artist Thomas Cian offers a peek behind the curtain and …

Its Energy Storage's Time to Shine

Power storage has been a major topic of discussion within energy industry circles, particularly in connection with renewable energy, as technological advances appear poised to bring with them a new level of innovation. Affordable storage would allow for more renewable power sources on the grid, …

Themes of 2016: technology puts millions of jobs in jeopardy | Ryan Avent

Innovation threatens social and economic upheaval and our existing institutions are not fit to handle the change<p>In a sense, it was surprising that 2016 was the year in which the social threat posed by rapid technological progress became a topic of serious and widespread discussion. It was, after …

10 strategies to avoid raising a spoiled brat

When your kids talk back, forget to use their manners, refuse to listen, don’t pitch in, act out and act disrespectful— it takes the joy right out of parenting.<p>Not only are their unsavory behaviors frustrating in the moment, but as they continue, you probably worry about your ability to raise a …

Meet the Teenagers Who Found Their Own Startups

It’s a familiar story: yet another San Francisco-based entrepreneur ends up creating a unicorn startup before the age of 35. What is not so familiar is that this entrepreneur’s main challenge was not being allowed to hire anyone, nor being permitted to ask for a loan. Why? Because he was a teenager.<p>…

The One Thing You Should Never Do if You Start a Company

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders netwo</i><i>rk is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Experimental City: How Rotterdam Became A World Leader In Sustainable Urban Design

By Adele Peterslong Read<p>When Helly Scholten makes dinner, if she needs a tomato or squash or an onion, she heads upstairs–the top floor of her house …

Urban Planning

10 Modern Day Wonders Of The Green Energy World

Whoever said you couldn't paint a mural on a wind turbine?<p>Nowadays, incredible design isn’t about the most striking architecture or unusual materials.<p>…

Best Photos of 2016

Best of 2016<p>Here is a gallery of National Geographic's 52 best images of the year—curated from 91 photographers, 107 stories, and 2,290,225 photographs.