Julian Hare

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A squeeze changes how solar cells soak up light

When scientists applied pressure to perovskite solar cells, they found they could tailor the wavelength of light the materials absorbed.<p>“Our results …

Solar Panels

Nearly Half Our Power Could Come From Rooftop Solar Panels

But here's why it's not happening.<p>Shout it from the rooftops -- America's rooftop solar capacity could be double what scientists previously thought.<p>If Americans slapped solar panels on every flat, sunny rooftop in the country, the U.S. could satisfy nearly 40 percent of its total electricity demand …

Exquisite Photographs of Bird Feathers from Around the World

Wilson’s Bird-of-Paradise, also known as Cicinnurus respublica from western Papua New Guinea. This image shows it's sin<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Robert …

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Instagram & Snapchat for Nonprofits<p>Ways that charities and small biz can use Instagram and Snapchat for marketing and fundraising.<p>15 Ways To Get More …

Carbon Sinks: The Next Big Thing (Part 3)

<i>This is the 3rd in a four-part post on using ecosystems to store carbon. Part 1 was about the need to bring the Earth's carbon cycle back into balance. Part 2 discussed how restoring carbon sinks is a necessary part of America's climate action plan. In this part, I describe why we should not always</i> …

If a Power Plant Is Built in U.S., It’s Likely to be Renewable

If a new electric power plant is built in the U.S. these days, chances are it’s renewable — either wind or solar.That’s the gist of a report the U.S. …

Energy Market on Flipboard

States consider national energy plan<p>WHERE THE STATES STAND ON THE NATIONAL ENERGY GUARANTEE<p>Renewable Energy<p>More than 120 jobs to go at Siemens' …

Long necks, fat bellies, shrill colors: How Florence's 16th-century artists saw people

We might not consider them beautiful, but Florence's Mannerism portraits were groundbreaking in art history. Some are being shown in Germany for the …

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The Art of Small Talk: Why Talented Leaders Excel At This

<i>By: Cindy Wahler</i><p><i>(Image Source: Barrel)</i><p>Small talk is one of the most underrated leadership skills. Yet, if you can excel at this type of banter it can really serve to establish and build your career as a successful leader. Achievement of your goals and objectives is very much dependent upon your …

Onora O'Neill: What we don't understand about trust

Bill Gates Q&A on Climate Change: ‘We Need a Miracle’

All we need is an energy miracle. No pressure, kids.<p>So came the call from Bill Gates on Monday evening with the release of his annual letter. It …

A reality check on renewables - David MacKay

It’s time to redesign Europe’s renewable energy policy

Energy technology and demand is constantly changing as the world progresses: we are always looking for more efficient, greener ways to get the …

Renewable Energy

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Do’s and Don’ts for feeding birds in your yard

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reports that backyard birding or watching birds around the home is the most common form of bird-watching. Many …

Birds

Where the Digital Economy Is Moving the Fastest

The transition to a global digital economy in 2014 was sporadic – brisk in some countries, choppy in others. By year’s end, the seven biggest emerging markets were larger than the G7, in purchasing power parity terms. Plus, consumers in the Asia-Pacific region were expected to spend more online …

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