Heidi Oneida

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Low carbon drive 'cuts household bills'

<b>Britain's low carbon energy revolution is actually saving money for households, a report says.</b><p>Households make a net saving of £11 a month, according to analysis from the Committee on Climate Change.<p>It calculates that subsidies to wind and solar are adding £9 a month to the average bill, but that …

US shale producers are offering $80,000 a year — and they still can't find workers

This shortage could dampen the prospects of not just shale producers, who are eager to ramp up production as quickly as possible and take advantage of higher international oil prices, but it will also seriously hamper the recovery of the oilfield services segment, which has been hit harder than …

Creepy iPhone app can help users find Facebook profiles of strangers on the street

<b>Update:</b> It’s since been revealed that Facezam is nothing more than a hoax — or a publicity stunt if you will — designed by an ad agency. Well played …

Black Mirror

The Levi's Commuter smart jacket has a ton of promise

Google's mission with its Advanced Technology and Products group is to create innovations like Project Jacquard, which can turn objects into interactive, gesture-controlled surfaces. With the Levi's Commuter jacket, introduced in 2016, the technology comes to life through a conductive fabric and a …

Scientific Theories Need to Shape Up

Theories flail in an age of alternative facts.<p><b>By Tom Solomon, Bucknell University</b><p>“The evidence is incontrovertible. Global warming is occurring.” …

Physics

​Web inventor wants Facebook, Google to lead the fight against 'fake news'

Tim Berners-Lee has suggested empowering the internet giants do more to combat the abundance of 'fake news' on their respective platforms.<p>Tim …

What is a ketogenic diet?

These low-carb, high-fat diets put your body into a metabolic state of ketosis, which can help you lose weight.<p>You've heard of low-carbohydrate, …

This Company Will Pay You to Travel Europe for Six Months

The only thing better than a six-month vacation is getting paid to go on a six-month vacation. That's what one company is offering right now.<p>European …

European Travel

Those $69 Flights to Europe Are Coming in June

Norwegian Airlines has been teasing $69 flights to Europe from select spots in the United States for almost a full year now.<p>And while they promised …

Autumn in Burlington, Vermont

New England

The Cheapest Day To Buy A Plane Ticket, Depending On Where You're Going

Stick this puppy on your fridge.<p>We all know the magic time to buy a plane ticket is precisely 54 days in advance, for domestic travel.<p>But what if you're flying beyond the U.S.?<p>The experts at CheapAir recently researched the cheapest day to buy plane tickets for a whole host of international …

Matriarch

25 Thanksgiving Jokes That Will Get You Through Dinner With Your Family

If returning to your hometown, having dinner with your extended family and eating yourself into a food coma aren't your bag, Thanksgiving can be a little uncomfortable. Luckily, these comedians know exactly how you feel.<p>We rounded up 25 of the best musings on Turkey Day so you can crack a smile …