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Entrepreneur Pilots Complete Solar-Powered Plane Journey Around the World

Solar Impulse's Andre Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard landed in Abu Dhabi after a 505-day trip.<p>ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history on Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an …

Abu Dhabi

Microsoft Word's spellcheck is getting a big upgrade to make you a better writer

For many millions of students and professionals, Microsoft Word's red squiggly underlines for spelling mistakes are essentially an icon of modern computing.<p>Well, those squigglies aren't going anywhere. But for subscribers to the Microsoft Office 365 productivity suite, spellcheck is going to get a …

Software

Give Your Home A New Look With These Beautiful Wood Accents

A wooden interior theme can instantly make your home look chicer and inviting with warm accents. What’s also great about it is that you can make …

10 Decor Ideas to Make an Original Terrace

According to your desires and needs, the terrace can reinvent itself every summer with some deco and a few hours tinkering. First, set the mood for …

A professor is working with NASA to 3D print houses on the moon — here’s his plan

We're not too far off from living in space.<p>In fact, NASA astrobiologist Chris McKay gathered some of the greatest scientists in 2014 to discuss setting up a small base on the moon— something he reasoned is entirely doable by 2020. Why the moon? Because it would provide a blue print for what we …

Habitats

The Smithsonian Will Pay Someone $64,000 a Year to Drink (and Research) Beer

The museum is looking to document the craft beer movement.<p>Beer nerds, it may be time to dust off your resume: The Smithsonian is hiring a beer …

Adobe Lightroom comes to Apple TV, of all things

Adobe just announced that its popular Lightroom photo editing software is coming to Apple TV. Well, not the editing part. It’s basically a slideshow app — but really, that’s fine.<p>Photographers have a lot of ways to show their photos to prospective or existing clients, whether they’re portfolio …

Fewer Young People Buying Houses, But Why?

Trevor Burbank is single, 27 years old, and has been house hunting in Nashville for the last year.<p>"My rent's going up in August, so I have to figure out what I'm doing," he says.<p>The last time Burbank looked for a place was five years ago. He decided to use his down payment to start a business …

8 simple ways to make your home an oasis

Our homes are restful, relaxing and rejuvenating domestic spaces. When decorating and designing your most intimate and private areas, you will most …

Living Rooms

What Happened to This Audi R8 After It Went off Camera?

After an amazing recovery from the driver, we're wondering whether he was able to keep it together and save his car.<p>The Nürburgring is a scary place. Touted as one of the most dangerous racetracks on Earth, it's totaled more cars than we can count. With high speed turns and basically no runoff, …

Audi R8

Inside Tesla's ginormous Gigafactory

Out in the desert, just off Electric Avenue east of Sparks, Nevada, over 1,000 workers are building what will be the largest building in the world in terms of its footprint over the ground.<p>This is the Gigafactory, where Tesla plans to build enough lithium ion batteries to catapult Tesla's electric …

A 28-year-old entrepreneur figured out a brilliant way to get the homeless off the streets

Liz Powers started volunteering at at homeless shelters when she was an 18-year-old Harvard freshman, serving breakfast early in the morning before her classes started. Ten years later, she's running a business that helps people move <i>out</i> of homeless shelters for good.<p>Powers was working with art …

Homelessness