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Stupid online petitions are what's wrong with our democracy 

You may or may not remember Michael Rimmer. Tall chap, rather stilted. Served as our last Prime Minister before becoming the first president of Great Britain.<p>No? Well, maybe that’s because he was fictional – but that shouldn’t make him any less respected in the pantheon of former Prime …

The New York Auto Show's Finest And Fastest

Eco-cars like the Hyundai Ioniq and Prius Prime are worthy, but the New York auto show also rolled out the heavy artillery in terms of sports cars. Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Audi, Nissan, Acura, not to mention crazy hypercar maker Koenigsegg, all made waves with outrageously fast newcomers. So …

Muscle Cars

The EU referendum: a guide to the UK's biggest political decision of the century

It is probably the most important decision the British public has faced in decades, but how is the EU referendum actually going to work?<p>There are a multitude of arguments on either side about whether Britain should stay or go, but here we look at the process of the referendum, why it is happening …

European Union

Need More than 24 Hours? 7 Secrets to Finding More Time in a Day

Coping with the pressures of work and home life can be difficult. Everyone wants more time in the day. Here are 7 secrets that can help you find that extra amount.<p>Sometimes it can be hard to believe that everyone has the same amount of time in each day. How fast you work does play into …

The very human implications of a self-taught machine playing the world’s hardest game

The ancient strategy game of Go may have met its ultimate match.<p>The brain-taxing board game is a little like an Eastern version of chess, except many times more complex. It has millions of devotees in China, Korea and Japan. Many of them tuned in today to watch an artificial intelligence computer …

Artificial Intelligence

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In Fukushima, The Fear Of Radiation Did More Damage Than Radiation, Say Scientists

Five years on, the focus on the nuclear accident has distracted us from the human tragedies and important lessons of the 2011 earthquake, say scientists.<p>Polls in Europe and the US found that support for nuclear power had suddenly dropped. Germany started phasing out its own nuclear power plants …

Nuclear Energy

Budget 2016: five key charts showing what you need to know

George Osborne’s eighth budget is unlikely to be a radical affair, as the state of the public finances and the upcoming EU referendum limit the chancellor’s room for manoeuvre. This all but rules out big or controversial policy announcements (he has already decided not to press ahead with pension …

Economics

UK unveils billions in spending cuts, tax on sugary drinks

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Treasury chief unveiled a budget Wednesday that included billions in cuts and an eye-catching levy on sugary drinks, …

United Kingdom

Budget 2016: Why is Government turning schools into academies with no evidence they work?

Comprehensive schooling is a bit like democracy. It has its flaws, but is ultimately better than the alternatives.<p>In this respect, the fealty shown …

Budget 2016: George Osborne introduces new sugar tax on soft drinks

<b>Key highlights of today's Budget:</b><p>8:26PM<p>Budget summary<p>Britain will become one of the first countries in the world to introduce a sugar tax on soft drinks, George Osborne announced today, as he unveiled a wide array of new levies on big business to fund tax cuts for the middle class and small firms, …

Articles about 6 modern homes copper designs and craft on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>Anonymous mass production is losing its mass-market appeal, and there’s a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Five Car Tech Features I'm Most Thankful For

In my over two decades of covering car technology as a journalist, there’s never been a better time than right now – both from a professional standpoint as well as my own consumer perspective. The last five years or so have seen an explosion of technology features that make owning and drive a car …

Autonomous Cars