Stephanie Kinnunen

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Scientists Have Figured Out a Way to Convert Solar Energy Into Liquid Fuel

Researchers at Harvard have discovered how to convert solar energy into liquid fuel, potentially accelerating our switch to the alternative-energy …

Customers furious after United refuses to honor discounted tickets made in error

United Airlines dashed the hopes of travelers after refusing to honor any bookings made as a result of an online glitch that sold first class, transcontinental fares at hugely discounted rates.<p>The airline blamed a “third-party error” for the mistake and accusing customers of trying to "take …

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

The Redevelopment Of The Whitworth / MUMA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Whitworth is a public art gallery founded in 1889, as the first English gallery in a park. It became …

Chocolatexture di Nendo

Premiato come “Designer of the Year” a Maison&Objet 2015, Nendo ha creato per questa occasione 400 set di cioccolatini Chocolatexture, riunendo in …

Articles about green and affordable living montana on Dwell.com - Dwell

As demands rise for sustainability and affordability in residential housing, many academic institutions are racing to hold an...<p>For some, living “green” is all about making a statement. But for Petz Scholtus, it boils down to common sense.<p>Adapted for the Australian climate, the eco-friendly, …

Architecture

Photos Look at Romania’s Communist-Built Industrial Communities

In <i>Post-Industrial Stories</i>, Romanian photographers Ioana Carlig and Marin Raica explore contemporary life in Romania’s mono-industrial communities. …

Newswire: Paul Walker’s dad is suing the estate of the driver in the crash that killed him

It’s been a little over a year since <i>Fast & Furious</i> series star Paul Walker was killed in a car accident, and now his father, Paul William Walker III, …

More "Playable Art" from John Edmark: Interactive Kinetic Sculptures

You've seen John Edmark's trippy Fibonacci Zoetrope Sculptures, which bring animation to 3D-printed pieces via a turntable. For those of you who've …

The Remarkable 18-Month Effort to Repair an $11 Million Monet Painting After a Man Punched a Hole in It

<i>photo via SWNS</i><p>Back in June 2012, an Irish man named Andrew Shannon walked into the National Gallery of Ireland in Dublin and punched a hole in an $11 …

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California DMV says Uber, Lyft, Sidecar cars need commercial plates

Uber, Lyft, Sidecar and other ride-hailing service drivers make money with their cars. So should they be required to carry commercial license plates? The California Department of Motor Vehicles says yes.<p>In a memo issued this month, the DMV cited the California Vehicle Code and said "any passenger …

Tech Industry

Is this the end of the banana?

The spread of Fusarium wilt, commonly known as Panama disease, has caused international concern over the fate of the Cavendish banana<p>Bananas are one of the most popular fruits in Britain, but a rapidly-spreading fungus could endanger our future supplies.<p>The fungus Fusarium oxysporum f.sp. cubense …

Forestry

Police: Georgia mom also searched Internet on child deaths in cars

<b>(CNN) —</b> Leanna Harris, the mother of a Georgia toddler who died locked in a hot car, has told authorities that she researched such deaths and how they occur, according to a police affidavit.<p>Her husband, Justin Ross Harris, the child's father, who is in jail without bond, has also told police that …

Can you guess the rock stars from the emoji art? Quiz

Tata&Friends have designed funny graphic tributes to world-famous bands. The answers are directly below each design – no peeking until you’ve given it your best shot

Tata

Photographer captures gorgeous side-by-side portraits of transgender people in Cuba

Photographer Claudia González captures side-by-side portraits of transgender men and women as they transition through gender reassignment in Cuba for …

Meet the Women Who Guard China’s Millionaires

Valued as secret weapons, female bodyguards are regarded as innocuous protectors who can disguise themselves as assistants or dance partners.<p><i>Watch our documentary about China's female bodyguards here.</i><p>Wearing a form-fitting black leather jacket with studded shoulders, leather pants, and …