Milton Flowers

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Pokémon Bank update means you can finally catch 'em all on Pokémon Sun and Moon

<i>Pokémon Bank</i>, the cloud-based transfer service that allows players to store thousands of captured creatures online, has finally been updated to …

Brutalism: From cool to crude and back again - CNN Style

Written by Thomas Page, CNN<p>And in the fifth decade of Modernism Le Corbusier said "Let there be concrete": and there was Brutalism.<p>Well, perhaps not quite. However the Swiss-French polymath certainly kick-started what became the most divisive school of architecture in the twentieth century. His …

7 impressive homes built to resist natural disasters

As we begin to feel the effects of climate change, one consequence is more natural disasters. According to NASA's Earth Observatory, rising …

Natural Disasters

A late night ferry ride with my step dad Ronan! ❤️

Hubble unveils monster stars

Astronomers using the unique ultraviolet capabilities of the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have identified nine monster stars with masses over 100 …

Universe

Find out if it's time to replace your Windows laptop battery

If you've tried all the tricks -- dimming your screen, closing apps and turning off unused antennae -- but your laptop's battery still can't hold a charge, it might be time to replace the battery.<p>A battery's capacity (the amount of energy it can hold) depletes over time. Eventually, your once …

How Sci-fi Ships...

<b>The Fastest Ship in the Universe: How Sci-fi Ships Stack Up</b><p>From the Millennium Falcon to the USS Enterprise, science fiction has shown us a vast …

Even now, with it finally being released, the amount of attention that Star Wars: The Force Awakens has gotten is hard to comprehend. The film is …

Innovative Design for a One-Piece, No-Chinstrap Motorcycle Helmet

Don't worry, this entry probably doesn't contain any references to Star Wars<p>Most of you know that Darth Vader's helmet was, unlike a motorcycle …

Paris is being used to justify agendas that had nothing to do with the attack

The aftermath of the Paris terrorist attacks has now devolved into a dark and dishonest debate about how we should respond: let’s ban encryption, even though there’s no evidence the terrorists used it to carry out their crime, and let’s ban Syrian refugees, even though the attackers were …

Jeb Bush

In China's coal country, 100,000 lose their jobs

Behind the doors of this gritty coal town, nobody answers the repeated knocks. When they hear there's a foreign journalist on the other side, most keep their doors shut. But then, a woman opens hers, shoos the visitor inside, and explains why. "We don’t dare talk about what’s happened," she said. …

Video: Now NASA can see what the surface of the sun actually looks like

search<p>popular<p>latest<p>featured<p>obsessions<p>These are the core obsessions that drive our newsroom—defining topics of seismic importance to the global economy.<p>emails<p>Our emails are made to shine in your inbox, with something fresh every morning, afternoon, and weekend.<p>editions<p>Quartz is a guide to the new …

Microsoft Office 365 has sprinted ahead of Google for Work — here's why

But Microsoft has pulled firmly ahead, data suggests. That's because a lot of company CIOs still think that Google doesn't do a good enough job in supporting them, various sources have told us.<p>Their complaints are based on old, outdated misconception, a Google Works executive tells us.<p>Who's <i>really</i> …

Nothing has changed in 25 years to ease my concerns about Islam

Significant numbers of Muslims see a faith-run, faith-defined state as the ultimate goal in this life<p>Viktor Orbán is the prime minister of Hungary. It is through his country that very large numbers of migrants from the Middle East and the Balkans now pass. At the beginning of this month, Mr Orbán …

After Deadly Crane Collapse in Mecca, Some Muslims Are Asking Big Questions

MECCA, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Jumaa Ibrahim and his wife Hasnaa Karam, a Syrian couple in their early 60s, arrived in Mecca on Friday, and headed straight to Islam’s holiest site, the cube-shaped Kaaba.<p>It had begun to rain in the ancient desert city. Karam, who had waited a lifetime to make the …

Solar system simulation makes sweet planetary music

Designer Luke Twyman's solar system simulation doesn't have intricate graphics or a load of features to explore, but it can do what many others can't: sing. Called SolarBeat, it plays a music box-like tune while the planets -- represented by dots -- revolve around the sun. It's been around since …

Ceres

Australian father infiltrates drug gangs in China to find his dead son’s suppliers

Rod Bridge, whose 16-year-old son died after taking a synthetic drug, travelled to China and recorded meetings with local drug bosses<p>An Australian man whose son died after taking a synthetic drug has gone undercover and travelled to China to infiltrate the crime gangs which have been exporting the …

This free Google Chrome extension provides one of the most essential parts of learning a new language

The extension translates portions of whatever you're reading into the language you're trying to learn.Flickr / Ed YourdonScience suggests that the best way to learn a new language — especially as an adult — is through immersion.<p>For example, you might spend an extended period of time in a foreign …

Tesla is in the middle of a huge debate about the future of driving

On one side is Morgan Stanley's lead auto analyst, Adam Jonas, who last week revisited his futuristic theory that individual ownership of cars is going away and that the "potential end of human driving" could be coming.<p>On the other side is an unlikely team of insurance analysts at Citi led by Todd …

Lawmakers Warn There Are Two Secret Side Deals to Iran Nuclear Agreement That Won’t Even Be Shared With Congress

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Rep. Mike Pompeo (R-Kansas) revealed on Tuesday that they were made aware of two secret side deals included in the Iran nuclear deal that will not be shared with Congress or the public.<p>The lawmakers reportedly met with the International Energy Agency in Vienna on …

Facebook is making it easier to declutter your News Feed

Unfollowing all those old high school friends just got a lot easier<p>Facebook's News Feed is unquestionably one of the most important parts of the site — it's the first thing you see when you visit, and the quality of that experience probably dictates to a large degree how useful you find Facebook in …

Greek government offers sweeping proposal in exchange for $59 billion bailout

Greece finally met a deadline that counted on Thursday and made a series of sweeping proposals that its creditors needed by midnight to set off a mad …

Europe

Plea by Jefferson Davis descendant spurs SC flag vote

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An impassioned plea by a descendant of the Confederate president seemed to swing momentum as South Carolina legislators debated …