James McCachren

5 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 1 Following | @JamesMcCachren | Keep up with James McCachren on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “James McCachren”

The Future Of Agriculture? Smart Farming

The agricultural sector is going to face enormous challenges in order to feed the 9.6 billion people that the FAO predicts are going to inhabit the planet by 2050: food production must increase by 70% by 2050, and this has to be achieved in spite of the limited availability of arable lands, the …

Farming

The 15 most expensive places to live in America

FindTheBest created a cost of living index based on 2013 family budget estimates for housing, taxes, healthcare, childcare, transportation, and "other necessities" (like food) from the Economic Policy Institute to compare, in over 600 counties and metro areas across the US, where your dollar goes …

Real Estate

10 surprising myths about gas mileage

Slide 1 of 12<p>Long cold winters take their toll, and to add insult to injury, your car generally gets worse gas mileage in cold weather, according to …

Fuel Efficiency

Dubai's 'Aladdin City' coming next year

Dubai has given the green light to yet another outrageous building project - a 4,000-acre complex of towers inspired by characters from Arabian Nights, including Aladdin and Sinbad the Sailor.<p>“Aladdin City” will feature six towers, some designed to resemble Aladdin’s magic lamp, linked by …

5 'International' Flights for Americans Without a Passport

An immense diversity of climates and terrains are encompassed within the broad sweep of the United States of America: "from the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters," as Woody Guthrie sang back in the 1940s. But there's still a vast world to explore beyond the country's borders, a fact that can …

Caribbean