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Those 3% of scientific papers that deny climate change? A review found them all flawed

It’s often said that of all the published scientific research on climate change, 97% of the papers conclude that global warming is real, problematic for the planet, and has been exacerbated by human activity.<p>But what about those 3% of papers that reach contrary conclusions? Some skeptics have …

10 of the best beach bars in Portugal

With cold beer, caipirinhas and great seafood, these bars, from the Algarve up to Porto, are as hot, bright and breezy as the stunning Atlantic coastline itself • Best beach bars in France and Spain<p>NORTH OF LISBON<p>Bar Do Guincho, Praia do Guincho, Alcabideche<p>Praia Grande do Guincho is a soft stretch …

European Travel

The 25 best places to visit in Europe in 2017

Europe is so full of amazing travel destinations that it can be hard to settle on where to actually go when you're planning a trip.<p>To help you narrow down that list, TripAdvisor has released a ranking of the top 25 destinations to visit on the continent.<p>The travel planning site used an algorithm to …

European Travel

A desert farm is growing tomatoes on seawater and solar power

Agriculturalists dream of making deserts bloom. Now the dream is coming true using sun, seawater, and little else.<p>On 20 hectares in the South Australian desert, Sundrop Farms—officially launched on Oct. 6—uses a field of 23,000 mirrors to produce energy for electricity and water conversion. …

Aquaponics

Texas and California Have Too Much Renewable Energy - MIT Technology Review

Solar and wind power are coming online at rates unforeseen only a few years ago. That’s a good thing if your goal is to decarbonize the energy …

Renewable Energy

Clean Energy Fund creates uncertainty for existing renewable proposals, SA Energy Minister says

Changes to the Federal Government's energy agencies have created uncertainty in South Australia's renewable energy industry, State Energy Minister …

Renewable Energy

The Highest Rail Crossing in Europe Is a Magical Mountain Express

It's the only train you'll ever hope gets delayed.<p>Most people travel to Switzerland to go hiking or skiing (or to enjoy some of the best chocolate in the world). But if they haven't taken a ride on The Bernina Express, they're seriously missing out on a spectacular train trip. The highest rail on …

Swiss Alps

Thai Artist Creates 3D Art By Painting Layers Of Thread And Netting

33-Year-Old Thai artist Uttaporn Nimmalaikaew paints haunting, 3d-images on fine netting. He discovered the technique by accident in 2001 when, while …

Art

The 20 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 5th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of programming available to stream, and it’s not just recycled titles from Netflix or straight-to-DVD rejects. Although it’s not the easiest streaming …

Why Night Trains Are a Great Way to Travel within Europe

Photo by Kuknauf/Flickr<p>Waking up in another country has never been easier.<p>Red-eye flights have a certain appeal to cash-strapped, time-savvy …

Trains

National Geographic Travel

4. Revolver (2005)

A bizarre hybrid of Matrix-style cod-philosophising, melodramatic cod-opera and stylish English cod-gangster movie, this was Guy Ritchie'€™s fourth …

Guy Ritchie