Kathryn Roberts

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Woolworths' attempted Aldi imitation is destroying retailer's value amid earnings freefall

Woolworths shareholders have had a torrid couple of years.<p>The company's market capitalisation is down around a third since mid-2014 — quite a hit for …

Classical music isn't a secret society unless we allow it to be

It doesn’t matter if you weren’t brought up with it or don’t know how to pronounce the composers’ names – I wasn’t, I can’t, and it still lets me in<p>Appreciation of classical music, opera and fine art – for me, these were the old tropes that marked out someone’s class as surely as their accent. …

6 Tips to Make Great Photographs with the iPhone 6

When you leave home and hit the road, be it for work, play, or pretty much anything you set out to do, you should always carry a camera. There is a …

Mobile Photography

“The bees are trying to tell us something”: We may want to listen to the animal our survival depends on

<b>(StudioSmart via Shutterstock)</b><p>Scientific evidence points to one of the causes of bee deaths–as corporate interests work to discredit the science<p>Reynard Loki<p>October 6, 2015 10:57pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p><i>There is one masterpiece, the hexagonal cell, that touches</i> …

Ecology

How the inventors of Flow Hive coped with a blockbuster crowdfunding project and kept manufacturing in Australia

When Cedar Anderson and his dad Stuart invented the Flow Hive, which lets beekeepers harvest honey by turning on a tap, they assumed they would have …

Solar-Powered Ecocapsule Allows You to Live Off the Grid Anywhere in the World

Slovakia's Nice Architects recently revealed several exciting details about the Ecocapsule that will give you the opportunity to live anywhere in the world. Ecocapsule is a micro-shelter that operates off-grid by using sustainable technology such as solar power, rainwater collection and filtration, …

Off-grid