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Here’s Your First Look at Tesla’s Beautiful Solar Roofs

Sometimes a clean energy innovation is on par with the standard version, so choosing between the two can be tough. When it comes to Tesla’s newest …

Tesla

Earth Overshoot Day: From this day on we're using an unsustainable amount of the Earth's resources

Today marks Earth Overshoot Day - the day by which the human race will have used more of Earth's natural resources than the planet can renew in the whole year.<p>Put simply, we use more ecological resources and services than nature can regenerate and this puts the Earth on an unsustainable …

Sustainability

This Apple leak is like nothing we've ever seen before

Apple messed up. Like, badly.<p>The company known around the world for secrecy is having a bad week, and, unfortunately for the Apple-can-do-no-wrong …

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

New England

Skin patch may be the future of flu vaccines, study suggests

<b>(CNN) —</b> The future of flu vaccines just might come in a tiny, prickly patch.<p>A phase 1 clinical trial, the results of which were published in the medical journal Lancet on Tuesday, has deemed the dissolvable microneedle flu patch to be "well tolerated" and safe for possible use.<p>Instead of receiving …

Public Health

A New Clinical Trial Just Made Diabetes Patients Insulin Independent

With Promising Potential<p>No matter how modern the world has become, there are certain ailments that continue to persist. One of these is diabetes, and …

Why Are Smart People So Miserable?

The answer may surprise you, since it's the very thing you've been told will make you truly happy.<p>There's a scene in the Oscar-winning movie where Woodie Allen sees a happy couple on the street and asks them why they're so happy. Their response is classic:<p>The scene works because, as with most …

Happiness

This dad makes the most amazing Disney princess costumes for his daughter

This is one dad that's definitely making his daughter's fairytale dreams come true.<p>Nephi Garcia, a father of three, is snipping and sewing his way to …

Man Arrested in Wife's Murder After Fitbit Data Pokes Holes in His Alibi

A Connecticut man was arrested and charged with the murder of his wife after police found that Fitbit data didn’t match his alibi.<p>Connecticut’s …

We can't stop watching this flippin' dog video

Man, do we love dogs.<p>Especially when they pull off acrobatic stunts, like super-excited Rosie, who went chasing after a ball that hopped over a …

When Even Genome Sequencing Doesn’t Give a Diagnosis - MIT Technology Review

Four-year-old Beckett Edwards has had the works when it comes to genetic testing. And his family still doesn’t have an answer.<p>Soon after he was born, …

19 Pictures Of Grown-Up Puppies That Will Make You Literally Cry

Time flies, indeed.

Stephen Colbert Has An Ingenious Plan To Keep Donald Trump Off Twitter

But will it work?<p>Stephen Colbert is here to help.<p>The CBS “Late Show” host cited a Politico report that found President Donald Trump’s staff during the presidential campaign noticed he would tweet whenever he saw criticism of himself.<p>So to keep him off Twitter, his staff would make sure that he …

The FDA Has Huge News For At-Home Genetic Tests

At-home genetics tests are about to get a lot more specific than just reporting where your ancestors are from. <i>The New York Times</i> reports that the FDA …

Your Answer to This Question Will Determine Your Success in Life

Here's how to know what your fundamental goals are--and keep them from conflicting with each other.<p>Your time on this beautiful planet is brief.<p>The more consciously awake you become, the more you realize how short life really is.<p>You have no time to waste on pursuits that aren't taking you where you …

Self-improvement

38 Stunning Photos From Women's Marches Around The World

Solidarity on seven continents.<p>This weekend will go down in history books as one of solidarity, sisterhood and mass resistance.<p>Around the world, on seven different continents, people marched in solidarity with American women to protest President Donald Trump’s sexism, racism and xenophobia ― and …

Fearing White House Purge Of Climate Science, Scientists Frantically Copying Data

The moment Donald Trump took office on Friday, the official White House website was purged of all references to global warming and climate change science.<p>In its place is an energy plan to increase development of fossil fuels, get rid of regulations, open up public lands and parks to drilling and …

Clean Air Act

Disturbed Man Gets Past White House Security, Gives Press Conference

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—A man who was described as “visibly deranged” eluded the Secret Service on Saturday and gave a five-minute press conference at the White House.<p>The man, who somehow obtained White House credentials in order to bypass security, unloaded a delusional and paranoid rant …

If You Do These Things Every Day, You’ll Become Smarter

<i>“A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” — Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.</i><p>Getting smarter takes time and …

It Only Takes 285 People to "Repeal and Replace" Donald Trump (And Other "Magic Numbers" for The Next 4 Years)

Now that millions have flooded streets across the world to send a message to Mr. Trump, it's time to act on that message.<p>To do so, here's a quick course in "Stop Trump Civics" . . .<p>Lesson #1: <b>"The 'Magic Numbers' of Democracy"</b><p>"Democracy" is a mathematical concept and everything in it is nothing more …

52 Places to Go in 2017

There are thousands of getaways to explore this year. Here are some ideas to get you started.

Stephen Colbert Rips Trump For Finally Going 'Too Far' Over Meryl Streep

Who knew you could fit so many offensive things into just 140 characters? Time and time again, it seems to be the president-elect’s greatest strength, but in the eyes of Stephen Colbert, he’s finally gone “too far.”<p>In response to Meryl Streep’s speech at Sunday night’s Golden Globe Awards, in which …

Comedy

Seven Body Language Mistakes You Won't Want to Make In Your Next Interview

A job interview is your best chance to make a good impression on a future boss and team, and while it’s also a time for them to impress you, you want …

Body Language

Animal photos of the year 2016

Downing Street

From date night to cold showers: 20 habits that changed readers' lives

Small changes can sometimes make the biggest difference. Here our readers suggest the hobbies or routines that might make 2017 that bit brighter<p>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” If it’s good enough for Aristotle, it’s good enough for us. So what rituals …

This triple spiral of 15,000 dominoes falling down is incredibly satisfying to watch

This incredible triple spiral by YouTuber "Hevesh5" is made up of 15,000 dominoes and took 25 hours to set up.<p>To watch more amazing domino videos, …

Puppy Kissing A Fish Inspires A Hilarious Photoshop Battle (10+ Pics)

Sometimes animals form unlikely friendships, but romance between two different species is really rare. Somebody took a picture of a puppy kissing a …

The most popular Halloween candy in every state

That's according to a survey by Influenster, a website that hosts product reviews. The company recently asked 40,000 people across the US for their favorite Halloween candy and then sorted those with the most votes by state.<p>Check out the results below.

Decorations

19 Genius Storage Ideas Everyone With A Tiny Room Will Appreciate

Who says you can’t be MacGyver *and* Martha Stewart?