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This brilliant 13-year-old figured out how to make clean energy using a device that costs $5

Maanasa Mendu thinks she's cracked the code on how to make wind and solar energy affordable.<p>On Tuesday, Mendu, a 13-year-old from Ohio, won the grand prize in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her work in creating a cost-effective "solar leaves" design to create energy. In …

Clean Energy

MAAT / AL_A

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> MAAT is an outward-looking museum located on the banks of the Tagus in Belém, the district from where …

Federico Babina's ARCHIPLAN Illustrations Analyze the Floorplans of Master Architects

“The architectural plan is a formula to order the anarchy of space.”<p>In these latest images from Federico Babina, the artist explores the design …

Architecture

The 10 best architects of all time, ranked

New Yorkers don’t have to look very far to see the power of architecture: It boasts an iconic skyline, after all, made up of buildings ranging from …

Architecture

WATCH: Why The Solar System Is Almost Entirely Flat

We don't need all that 3D space.<p>About 4.6 billion years ago, a nebulous cloud of swirling dust and gas came together in very important ways, thanks …

Universe

8 Incredible Online Resources for Creative Design Inspiration

<i>Design, whether it’s for print, digital marketing, editorials or websites, requires constant creative juice. But even the most prolific and</i> …

It Takes Just Four Minutes To Explain the Entire Universe

In need of a quick refresher course on, well, the science of pretty much everything? Here’s a cheeky, irreverent summation of the universe in just …

‘The Art Of Curation’ Live from Cannes Lions With Your Help

For this year’s Cannes Lions, Flipboard has been selected to host a discussion on the power and future of curation. As algorithms attempt to refine our content choices, risk of losing the magical moments of discovery looms. Can data scientists write code that enables serendipity?<p>This examination …

The best new architects in Britain – in pictures

As a survey of the finest young practices comes out, here is some of the work by the architects who are showing a rare degree of craft and innovation<p>Rowan Moore: The architects building a future for themselves

North London

16 free apps that will change the way you travel

There are some that can help you find hidden gems or even efficiently navigate through the airport.<p>In the last few years, a slew of apps have gained attention for tackling problems travelers commonly face.<p>From an app that does your packing to one that connects you to free Wi-Fi, here are 16 new …

Apps

29 of the most surreal landscapes on the planet

Some are land formations molded over thousands of years by Mother Nature, while others are man-made creations that have altered the earth in strange ways.<p>From the bubbling lava lakes of Ethiopia, to a lake that has been nestled in the desert for 2,000 years, here are 29 landscapes that are so …

National Parks

First OS X ransomware detected in the wild, will maliciously encrypt hard drives on infected Macs [Update: How to fix]

<b>Update</b>: Version 2.92 of Transmission has now been released. This claims to actively remove the ‘KeyRanger’ malware files from the infected Mac.<p>OS X users have today been hit with the first known case of Mac ‘ransomware’ malware, found in the Transmission BitTorrent client released last week. …

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

Blockchain

40 of the world's best cruise holidays

Cruises are no longer the preserve of affluent pensioners. Now there’s yoga, goth bands, wildlife watching, Star Wars parties and zombies – although not all on the same boat<p><b>BEST FOR ADVENTURE</b><p><b>1 Greenland’s fjords</b><p>Several great cruises have started recently, touring the fjords and ice floes of …

Cruise Ships

The 20 best rice recipes: part 3

Fuchsia Dunlop’s yangzhou fried rice<p>Serves 4 as a main dish<b><br>raw pork fillet</b> 25g<b><br>ham or salami</b> 25g<b><br>cold cooked chicken</b> 25g<b><br>dried shiitake mushrooms</b> 2, soaked in hot water for 30 minutes, stalks discarded<b><br>bamboo shoot</b> 25g (optional)<b><br>spring onions</b> 3, green parts only<b><br>egg</b> 1, plus 1 egg yolk (optional)<b><br>cooking</b> …

Italian Food

These are the only 3 apps Apple and Google both agreed were the best of 2015

At the end of every year, Apple and Google pour over their respective app stores and select their favorite apps to highlight in their own year-end collections.<p>These lists aren't just the apps with the most downloads. Instead they are handpicked by teams at each company, featuring a mixture of …

Apps

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

European Travel

Easy prosecco cocktails for Christmas parties

With party season fast upon us, it’s time to reach for the fizz. There’s nothing better to make things go with a bit of a sparkle. And, for many of us, that means reaching for the prosecco. I love prosecco in its own right — it’s a wine with a rich history and a particular charm that makes it far …

Roasted Broccoli

4 to 6 Servings<p>For more variations and veggie inspiration, check out our roasted veggie matrix.<p>November 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large heads of broccoli, cut into large florets with some stalk attached<p>5 tablespoons olive oil<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 450°. Toss …

Broccoli

Maxwell's equations: 150 years of light

A century and a half ago, James Clerk Maxwell submitted a long paper to the Royal Society containing his famous equations. Inspired by Michael Faraday’s experiments and insights, the equations unified electricity, magnetism and optics. Their far-reaching consequences for our civilisation, and our …

Physics

10 Pairs of Winter Boots Built to Last

Based on the original Red Wing work boot, the Roughneck is as badass as they come. These are built for heavy work, so it goes without saying that …

Smart Wireless Router eero Gains FCC Approval, But Delays Product Due To Manufacturing Challenges

Wireless router startup eero had several announcements for its supporters this morning, including an official FCC approval, and a delay in shipment of its product to early next year.<p>The company also disclosed it had raised somewhere in the neighborhood of $35 million in funding from Playground …

Wi-Fi

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast

How to Make a Custardy French Omelet

The key to a sumptuous, custardy omelet? Technique—and a lot of patience.<p>Here's the good news: You can absolutely make this sumptuous, custardy French omelet at home. Even better news: Though it may take a few tries to get it perfect, even your "failures" will be delicious. We put <b>Petit Trois</b> chef</b> …

Breakfast

This Simple Technique Trains Your Brain to Conjure Your Best-Ever Ideas

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever tried to come up with an idea?<p>One stellar, or at least really good, idea?<p>Of course you have. You’re an entrepreneur. Ideas are your stock in trade.<p>When you said to yourself, “Hey self, we need a stellar, or at least a really …

Time I

10 dream trips every traveler should experience | CNN Travel

Tourism

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso