Dominic Marlow

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Why 'secular stagnation' matters

<b>Over the last few days I've been reading a blog debate between former US Treasury secretary Larry Summers, former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke and Nobel Prize winner Paul Krugman.</b><p>My first thought is that we really do live in a golden age of macroeconomic commentary. This is the sort of …

Telegraph chief Seiken steps down after 18 months

<b>The editor-in-chief of Telegraph Media Group, Jason Seiken, is stepping down.</b><p>His departure comes after accusations from former commentator Peter Oborne that there was not enough coverage of the HSBC tax scandal in the newspaper due to commercial interests. Mr Oborne quit as he made his …

Inside the new approach to finding the true value of solar

While solar use continues to boom, a crucial question remains unanswered: What are its true costs and benefits to the electricity delivery system?<p>The …

Solar Power

The 2015 Way to Travel on the Cheap

You'll be a jetsetter in no time.<p>The digital age is bittersweet for those of us with wanderlust. On one hand, your Instagram feed is filled with idyllic snaps from exotic locales that are merely pipe dreams due to your lack of funds. On the other, you have a million sites and apps at your finger …

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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Best 50 albums of 2014

From One Direction to Taylor Swift and Future Islands, our countdown of 2014's best 50 albums<p><b>50</b> <b>One Direction</b> Four <br>"Imagine five little English Bruce Springsteens in check shirts, jeans and T-shirts, fists aloft, roaring declarations of lusty young love in the back of an open top car driving through …

51 places to dine alfresco in the city and suburbs (while you still can)

How are you going to get people to eat indoors when there are so many outdoor-dining options in the city and suburbs? Here are some of the best bets for dining under the sun and moon, divided in New, View and Tried-and-True categories.<p><b>New</b><p><b>Boka.</b> Reopened as a completely new restaurant (while keeping …

Outdoor Spaces

How did palm oil become such a problem — and what can we do?

November 3, 2014 — Last August, from the window of a jet high over Sumatra, I counted nearly a dozen plumes of smoke rising from the vast jungles and …

Amazing chart shows (again) why solar power will take over the world!

Most people don't realize how different solar is<p>I've been writing a lot about solar power lately, but I think there's a challenge in actually …

How The Florida Governor’s Race Could Unleash Solar Power In The Sunshine State

Florida, a state whose miles of low-lying coastline make it acutely vulnerable to rising seas, has been called “ground zero” for climate change in …

Solar bike lane produces enough power for three homes

The world’s first solar bike lane has been installed in The Netherlands and it is capable of producing an impressive amount of power. In fact, the …

In Two Years, Rooftop Solar Will Cost The Same As Grid Electricity

In most of the country, it could soon pay to ditch your electricity provider.<p>The price of rooftop solar power is falling fast. Just recently, the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory said solar energy prices dropped by up to 19% countrywide in 2013, and by 12% this year. Prices now are 59% …

Two Bodies feat. Emma Louise (HNNY REMIX)

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How insects could feed the world

At first, my meal seems familiar, like countless other dishes I’ve eaten at Asian restaurants. A swirl of noodles slicked with oil and studded with shredded chicken, the aroma of ginger and garlic, a few wilting chives placed on the plate as a final flourish. And then, I notice the eyes. Dark, …

Bill Nye Fights Back

How a mild-mannered children’s celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.<p><i>Photographs by F. Scott Schafer</i><p>Let’s say that I am, through my actions, doomed, and that I will go to hell,” Bill Nye said. He was prepping for a Super Bowl party and making pizza dough from a recipe given …

European elections: Green Party launches campaign

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/1072000/1072269_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524757933_ace820f32831d489b4dff46a95f0b988<p><b>The Green Party of England and Wales has launched its campaign for May's local and European elections.</b><p>Leader Natalie Bennett said the party was a …

The 2014 Oscars: Everyone Won a Little

Mostly 12 Years a Slave and Gravity, of course<p><b>Say what you will,</b> but the Oscars are the O.G. of awards shows, the ultimate in class, flash, pomp, and pizazz. Maybe it's all that Hollywood glitz and glamour, or maybe just that they've been doing it longer than anyone else, but even at their most …

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McCain Calls on Obama to Respond to Russia Vote

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said Saturday that President Barack Obama needs to clearly outline the consequences Russia would face if the country’s military intervened in Ukraine.<p>After Russian parliament approved President Vladimir Putin’s proposal to send troops to Ukraine, McCain said: “It is now …

The 10 Stages of the Creative Process

The question of what creativity is and how it works will perhaps remain humanity’s most unanswerable — but that hasn’t stopped us from trying. On the heels of Neil Gaiman’s recent reflection on the subject comes one from filmmaker Tiffany Shlain, founder of the Webby Awards and daughter of the …

The 10 Best Toys From The 2014 Toy Fair

A plush uterus, talking teddy bear, and other crazy trinkets<p>We've said it before, and we'll say it again: Every toy does not need an app! So once again, as we cruised the aisles at the American International Toy Fair this week, we largely turned a blind eye to "interactive elements" carelessly …

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A computer made a math proof the size of Wikipedia, and humans can't check it

If you thought the mathematical proofs you did in high school were long, you haven't seen the newest one out of the University of Liverpool — computer scientists Alexei Lisitsa and Boris Konev came up with a math proof that takes up a huge 13-gigabyte file, greater than all of Wikipedia's pages …

Egypt referendum: Tight security but clashes claim lives

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1043000/1043839_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524694916_13d012b47c095f11302a8467a32f5b1f<p><b>A first day of voting has been taking place in Egypt on a new constitution that could pave the way for fresh elections.</b><p>But clashes involving …

Crisis in Ukraine

'Something positive for humankind': Girls lend cells to genetic study

At 15, Hayley Mogul lacks the fine motor skills needed to write. Her sister Bari is 9 and still eating baby food.<p>There's no cure for their rare disorders, caused by unique genetic mutations. But for once, there's an advantage to having conditions so rare that drug companies cannot even think of …