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A high school graduate’s MIT-endorsed enterprise is bringing clean energy to Kenya

At 17 and not yet out of high school, Tom Osborn—an entrepreneur from Awendo, Kenya, with a passion for clean energy and technology—had an idea that could change the life of many Kenyans. Having seen how deforestation to create cooking fuel resulted in suffering from smoke inhalation, he came up …

Clean Energy

Farmer suicides soar in India as deadly heatwave hits 51 degrees Celsius

India has set a new record for its highest-ever recorded temperature – a searing 51 degrees Celsius or 123.8F – amid a devastating heatwave that has …

After Staying a Virgin Until Marriage, I Couldn't Have Sex With My Husband

I didn't even kiss him until we were at the alter.<p>Growing up in a Christian home, I was raised to view my virginity as almost as important as my salvation.<p>It was my most precious possession, to be guarded at all costs — and the loss of it before marital bliss was possibly the most shameful thing …

Tesla is about to face the biggest challenge in its history

Last week in Los Angeles, CEO Elon Musk presided over the unveiling of the electric-car maker's wildly anticipated mass-market car, the Model 3.<p>I was there, and the Model 3 looks sharp, although I'm less enthused about its design than I was when it was first rolled out and I was given a short test …

Tesla

Understanding And Overcoming Anxiety

According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, an estimated 40 million American adults suffer from anxiety disorders. Only about one-third of those suffering from an anxiety disorder receive treatment, even though the disorders are highly treatable.<p>Six years ago, I was diagnosed …

Depression

Necropsy Shows German Whales Died With Stomachs Full of Plastic Junk

A heartbreaking wake-up call.<p>In January, 13 sperm whales washed up dead on the German coast. Last week the necropsy results were released, and the whales’ stomachs were found full of plastic junk.<p>The whales beached in shallow water on the coast of the region of Schleswig-Holstein. The cause of …

Cartel Gunmen Are Targeting Police and Politicians in Mexico's Jalisco State | VICE News

Mexican security experts have warned that local authorities are at risk of losing control of certain parts of the western state of Jalisco amid mounting attacks on security forces.<p>Five police officers were murdered in two separate gangland-style shootings in Jalisco in the past week, while a local …