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Donald Trump Jr. adds Washington lawyer to legal team

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The president's oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., has added a lawyer with congressional experience to his legal team, the lawyer told Reuters on Sunday.<p>Trump Jr. has hired Karina Lynch of the law firm Williams and Jensen, Lynch confirmed in an email to Reuters. She did not …

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: Getting through Hyrule Castle

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’s iteration of Hyrule Castle offers plenty of things to see and grab, if you’re willing to look for</i> …

Legend of Zelda

Three Ways to Make $1 Million in Three Years or Less in the Stock Market

There are so many people who want to make a million dollars at some point in their lives. After all, why wouldn't you want to make that much money? There are a number of ways that you can do this, but for most of us, we don't naturally have careers that will earn us a guaranteed million dollars …

John McAfee offers to unlock killer's iPhone for FBI

<b>Anti-virus software creator John McAfee has said he will break the encryption on an iPhone used by San Bernardino killer Syed Farook.</b><p>Mr McAfee made the offer to the FBI in an article published by Business Insider.<p>Apple has refused to comply with a court order asking it to unlock the device, …

Mike Bloomberg has 6 harsh pieces of advice for people who want success

At age 73 he has become the 14th-richest man in the world, with a net worth of $40.7 billion (£26.6 billion). He is a self-made billionaire.<p>When he was in London on Thursday at a Goldman Sachs event to help small businesses, his advice was pretty harsh for anyone wanting to get ahead.<p>Appearing on …

Goldman Sachs

The ECB says Twitter can predict the stock market

The ECB says: "Twitter bullishness has a statistically and economically significant predictive value in respect of share prices in the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada."<p>In other words, what people are saying on Twitter can tell you whether stocks are going up or down that day.<p>The …

Stock Markets

Stanford's aluminum battery fully charges in just one minute

Lithium-ion batteries have been a boon for the modern world -- they've replaced the heavier, single-use alkaline type in everything from wristwatches to jumbo jets. Unfortunately, these rechargeable cells are already struggling to keep up with our ever-increasing energy needs. But a new type of …

4.5 Kw Off Grid Solar System Package

Enjoy the freedom of energy independence with our complete Off Grid Solar System Kits. These systems are designed for easy installation and utilize …

Off-grid

Why energy investors are looking at the Caribbean

The energy landscape in the United States has transformed radically in the last few years, and its neighbors' has, too.<p>Caribbean countries import …

12 Technologies Which Could Save The World

It's easy to get downhearted about climate change. But amazing things are happening that could slow it down.

'Skunk power' creates confusion over nuclear fusion

Matt McGrath @mattmcgrathbbc on Twitter<p>Aerospace giant Lockheed Martin is doing its best to shatter my favourite science cliche.<p>"Nuclear fusion is just 30 years away - and always will be."<p>The advanced projects team at Lockheed, known as Skunk Works, has unveiled a plan to develop a compact, …

Scientists Are Bashing Lockheed Martin's Nuclear Fusion 'Breakthrough'

Researchers at Lockheed Martin Corp.'s Skunk Works, announced on Wednesday their ongoing work on a new technology that could bring about functional nuclear reactors powered by fusion in the next 10 years.<p>But most scientists and science communicators we talked to are skeptical of the claim.<p>"The …

Physics

When you wish upon a star: nuclear fusion and the promise of a brighter future

Decades in the making, Iter, a huge experimental nuclear fusion reactor in rural France, could be the site of breakthroughs that will provide limitless, clean energy and secure the planet’s future<p>The countryside of Saint-Paul-lez-Durance in Provence is a serene terrain of thickly wooded hills. On …

16 Bold Covers From The Satirical Paris Magazine That Was Attacked On Wednesday

As the gunmen stormed the building, they shouted "We have avenged the prophet" and "Allahu Akbar," leading many to the conclusion that the attacks were a retaliation against the magazine's long history of provoking Muslims and other groups with controversial magazine covers.<p>We've collected a number …

Charlie Hebdo

Danielle Fong wants to reinvent the power grid -- using air

<i>This article was taken from the January 2015 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted online,</i> …

Energy

Thermal Solar Energy -- Some Technologies Really Are Dumb

The largest solar energy facility in the world is already irrelevant and has cost a lot more to construct than any other form of energy. The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System is a 5-square-mile, 392 MW array that cost $2.2 billion. It is located in the Mojave Desert, where the Sun always …

Dutch to test solar panels on bicycle path

KROMMENIE, Netherlands (AP) — A project dubbed "SolaRoad" gets underway in the Netherlands this week, testing roadways as a potential canvas to collect solar energy. Fittingly for the cycle-crazy Dutch, the first SolaRoad is a bike path not far from Amsterdam.<p>The path is built of massive, Lego-like …

Calgary schools generate own energy with solar panel projects

Calgary schools are hoping for a brighter future with new solar panel projects popping up at four schools across the city, and totalling 11 schools …

Solar Roadways Could Seriously Change the Way We Drive

Solar panels on homes are cool, but there’s a company hoping to bring them mainstream to, let’s say, some roads more traveled… like, roads. All of them. In an initiative they say will help wean us off of our fossil fuel dependency and cut greenhouse gases by 75% (+ offer a whole bunch of “extras” …

PAVE

Solar road could change how we power the world

The Solar Roadway hopes to use the large, flat areas provided by roads to generate solar power, decreasing the reliance on fossil fuel energy.<p>What if one single source of renewable energy could replace our reliance on coal-fired energy? That's the dream of electrical engineer Scott Brusaw, who, for …

Solar Panels Could Replace Roads

Back when the concept of global warming was still nascent—only eight years ago, mind you—Scott and Julie Brusaw of Sagle, Idaho, began heavily contemplating an idea that Scott, an electrical engineer, had toyed with as a child: solar panel roads.<p>After years of figuring out many ways <i>not</i> to make a …

Clean Energy

Wind Power Generated 126% of Scotland's Household Energy Needs Last Month

According to new statistics released by the World Wildlife Fund Scotland, Scottish renewable energy had a “bumper month” in October, 2014, with wind …

Renewable Energy

Atlantis Announces Funding For the World's Largest Tidal Energy Project in Scotland

The world’s largest tidal energy project just took a big step forward as Atlantis Resources announced it has finalized an $83 million funding package …

Renewable Energy

Amazing Technology Can Print a Solar Cell Every Two Seconds!

A consortium from Australia’s CSIRO and Melbourne and Monash Universities just announced that its printable solar cells are on the verge of …

Clean Energy

IBM's New Sunflower-Shaped Solar Concentrators Produce Energy AND Fresh Water!

IBM Research and Swiss solar technology company Airlight Energy just unveiled a cutting-edge solar system that resembles a 10-meter-high sunflower! …

Clean Energy

More solar power added to British grid

UPI<p>A solar plant built on a disused airfield in the United Kingdom is now meeting the energy demands of 10,000 average homes, energy company RWE said.<p>…

'Game-changing' solar company says things are sunnier than reported

Following the failure of a number of solar companies, the investing climate has not exactly been sunny for that industry.<p>It’s a challenge for a Durham, North Carolina-based company that has developed technology it describes as “a game-changer.” But the CEO of Semprius, Joe Carr, told VentureBeat …