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Solar Road Surface Being Tested On Route 66

It has been revealed this week that a new solar road surface will start being tested on a small section of Route 66 in Missouri. The new solar road …

Psychedelics and Systems Change - Politics

Many arguments for the legalization of cannabis and psychedelics draw on their relative harmlessness. Countering the rationale of prohibition, we can …

Psychedelia

Quick Snacks for Runners

Need a snack stat? These prerun foods and drinks are ready when you are.<p>Your training plan may say it's time for your lunchtime five-miler, but your grumbling stomach begs to differ. So how can you get through your workout without keeling over from hunger? Have a snack, of course. "The right snack …

11 Ways You Can Support The Fight Against Food Waste

Did you know 68 percent of all greens grown for bagged salads ends up wasted, with the majority of waste happening at home? Let's make a change.<p><i>As part of HuffPost’s “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own …

Agriculture

Spectacular Winning Entries From the 2016 Environmental Photographer of the Year Competition

Just last month, we unveiled a number of compelling short-listed photographs from the international 2016 Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition. The remarkable images—from both amateur and professional photographers—are environmentally-focused subjects that inspire us to …

Nature Photography

Get Motivated by This Music Inspired by the Latest Jupiter Mission

What music inspires you?<p>In 1977, NASA blasted two unmanned probes, Voyager 1 and 2, into space. Thinking that the probes could possibly run into extraterrestrial life, a time capsule about life on Earth called the Golden Record was included on board.<p>It contained recorded sounds from nature, spoken …

Exploring The Coolest Rooftop Farm In New York City - The Chalkboard

Shingles are out. Salad is in. Green roofing biz, Brooklyn Grange, is bringing sustainable, urban agriculture to new heights – literally – by …

Urban Agriculture

People Who Meditate Appear to Be More Aware of Their Unconscious Mind

[Meditates furiously]<p>Scientists have found evidence that people who practice mindful meditation are more aware of their unconscious brain activity, …

Seaweed, salt and soil: how ‘terroir’ cooking put local flavour on the plate

Rewind a few years and the Sportsman pub’s greatest claim to fame was the fact that it stood next to the only place in the second world war where British troops exchanged fire with German forces on English soil.<p>On an unprepossessing strip of marshland hugging the Thames estuary in north-east Kent, …

Food Preservation

Hear New Songs for NASA's Juno Mission from GZA and My Morning Jacket's Jim James

More artists working with space.<p>It's kind of amazing that NASA has been able to tap the musical talent it has for its Juno Mission soundtrack. Since it began, we've heard music from Trent Reznor, and Weezer that both highlight different conceptual aspects of America's first journey to Jupiter. …

Some farmers growing profit with new row crop: solar panels - NC Clean Energy Technology Center

ROWLAND, N.C — Just off a country road is a sight few people ever imagined in this corner of southeastern North Carolina.<p>Solar panels cover a 35-acre …

Renewable Energy

Film4Climate: Are You Ready to Tell a Story That May Change the World?

Already much of society is choosing to engage in a climate-friendly economy, to invest in renewables, conserve energy and promote climate-smart …

Baby potatoes baked in parchment with thyme and black olive butter

SERVES<p>6 as a side dish<p>INGREDIENTS<p>35g butter, softened<br>• 35g pitted black olives, finely chopped<br>• 1 small clove garlic, crushed<br>• Squeeze of lemon juice<br>• 540g baby waxy potatoes (they should be really small, halve them if not)<br>• 6 sprigs of thyme<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 200C/gas mark 6.<p>Mash the butter and …

Marks & Spencer

Juno Probe Carrying 'Lego Galileo' Nears Jupiter

The Juno probe is due to reach the gas giant on July 4 after a five-year, 1.4 billion-mile journey from Earth.

Lego

It's Not Too Late for a Summer Vegetable Garden

Chioggia Pink Beets<p>Beets are usually thought of as a winter vegetables but work well as a summer crop provided you plant the seeds in full sun or …

Gardening

These NASA Posters Are Just Too Good

June 22, 2016<p>What do you want to be when you grow up? For those of you who aren’t sure, Nasa has whipped up some gorgeous propaganda to help you make …

Posters

Watch the intense movie-style trailer for NASA's Jupiter mission

The Juno mission boldly goes where no spacecraft has gone before and a dramatic trailer highlights the danger of the journey.<p>NASA's Juno spacecraft launched back in 2011 for a Star Trek-style five-year mission to Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system. Jupiter may also be the roughest, …

Astronomy

[Expired] American $400s ATL/CLE/CVG/DTW/EWR/IAH/MSP/SLC to Paris, Rome, Venice, Frankfurt and more

These fares were posted on Loyalty Traveler yesterday, but I repeat them here due to my previous title being more encompassing of the raging fare war …

Solar thermal system integrates invisibly into slate roof

For some, solar panels are a status symbol; that's why so many people put them on their homes instead of fixing air leaks or changing light bulbs. …

Elon Musk’s Brother Is Launching A Farm-To-Table Restaurant Serving $5 Meals

Back in February, we brought you news of an organic fast-food drive-thru joint owned by professional basketball player Ray Allen. We also covered Roy Choi’s Locol, in Watts. Now another entrepreneur is fueling the health food train with an organic grab-and-go restaurant that’s not only healthy and …

NASA finds that the earth has a new “mini moon”

An asteroid has been by Earth’s side for around 100 years—and it’s here to stay for a while longer.<p>Sized between 120 feet and 300 feet, the quasi-satellite named Asteroid 2016 HO3 was first discovered on April 27, 2016, by the Pan-STARRS 1 asteroid survey telescope in Hawaii. Nicknamed “mini moon,” …

Asteroids

Eco-Friendly Botanical Wall Art Brings the Self-Sustaining Beauty of Nature Indoors

Designer Erin Kinsey is something of a moss boss. Her handcrafted botanical artwork transforms one's living space by bringing the beauty of the outdoors, inside. Combining a dual passion for design and nature, she has established a company named Artisan Moss which offers one-of-a-kind plant wall …

Wall Art

Project will ‘push humanity forward’

THE culmination of astronomy has led to the creation of the James Webb Telescope, an instrument scientists say will change the world.

Telescopes

Farmers have modified our food for at least 10,000 years, why does it matter all of a sudden?

In the past week you’ve probably eaten crops that wouldn’t exist in nature, or that have evolved extra genes to reach freakish sizes. You’ve probably eaten “cloned” food and you may have even eaten plants whose ancestors were once deliberately blasted with radiation. And you could have bought all …

Agriculture

I tried the plant-based meat that Google wanted to buy and I never want to eat a 'real' hamburger again

Environmentalists have described beef consumption as the "new SUV" for its effects on climate change, and I've heard the horror stories about livestock mistreatment.<p>But ... every so often I still find myself caving to the craving for a juicy cheeseburger or beef burrito.<p>That's why Impossible Foods' …

Tackle 26.2 With Our Beginner Marathon Training Plan

If running a marathon is on your bucket list, we have an 18-week plan designed specifically to help a first-timer train for running 26.2 miles. This program, created for those who have been running for at least one year, will help you build endurance and mileage. Before beginning this program, you …

Rock That Marathon You Signed Up For With This 4-Month Plan

Congratulation on signing up for a marathon! Now all you need a training schedule. This plan is geared for experienced runners — two-plus years of regular running — who have a background in running longer distances and also have some half-marathons and marathons under their belt. Following this …

Marathons

12 Marathon Training Tips for Time-Crunched Runners

<i>Lauren Jimison has some guidelines to follow if you’re finding it hard to fit marathon training runs into your schedule.</i><p>Whether you are a teacher, a …

Marathon training: at what pace should you do your long runs?

In many of the glossy running magazines, you will find advice on what the pace of your long runs in marathon training should be. The most common advice isthat your long runs should be done at marathon pace (MP) plus about one minute per mile – sometimes described as MP plus 20%.<p>This seems to be …

Marathons

How to Prevent Common Running Injuries

Proper form, strength training, and the right shoes can prevent injury.<p>It's an all too common scenario: Runner begins training program. A month or so later, a twinge settles on a knee. Runner stretches, pops ibuprofen, keeps running. A few—or maybe 100—runs later, runner is on the couch, ice pack …