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Pineapple Leather Could Replace the Cheap Plastic Crap We're All Currently Wearing

Vegan fashionistas may have received one of the greatest gifts: sustainable leather that's both animal-friendly and, well, not plastic crap. …

Pineapple

The 13 Best Apps to Maximize Your Business Productivity

Lots of apps promise to make you super productive. But what are the best business productivity apps? Here are 13 of my favorites.<p><b>1. Expensify</b><p>As a frequent traveler, I used to hate expense reports. Then I found Expensify.<p>Take photos of your receipts, then thrown them away. Expensify's system will …

Smaller Orders From Apple Could Hit Asia's Assemblers

Apple’s surprise 26% drop in net income through March this year isn’t just a chilling signal that the global smartphone market has become saturated, pinching even the normally resistant iPhone. Market researchers have forecast saturation for the past three or four years as enthusiasm for new …

IPhone 7

Scientists accidentally work out how they could make phone batteries last forever

<b>In the world of glorious accidents this could well prove to be the greatest,</b><p>Scientists who were messing around with a gel have accidentally worked …

Physicists Squeeze Water Molecules Into an Entirely New State

Beyond solids, liquids, and gases.<p>Physicists from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have discovered a new state of water that cannot be explained as a solid, liquid, or gas. It is a peculiar, and like exceedingly common, "other" state that water molecules are forced to exist …

Here's One Big Way Sex Is Good for a Man's Health, According to Science

3.9K<p>SHARES<p>We already know that having a lot of sex is good for you. It keeps you young and it makes you happy, but did you know that it also keeps …

A Researcher Just Accidentally Developed A Battery That Could Last A Lifetime

Technology Photo credit: A nanowire compared to a human hair. Thai et al./UC Irvine via YouTubePoor battery life is the number one complaint when it …

Creating Hallucinations Without Drugs Is Surprisingly Easy

Try this at home, but don't blame us if things get weird.<p>The human brain is a remarkable thing. It can do things our primate relatives are thousands …

The Brain

Senate bill would promote wide variety of energy sources

WASHINGTON (AP) — From boosting solar and wind power to encouraging greater efficiency in new buildings, a bill approved by the Senate on Wednesday …

Foam metal might turn airplanes into ‘Transformers’

Imagine an aircraft that could alter its wing shape in midflight and, like a pelican, dive into the water before morphing into a submarine.<p>The key to …

Elasticity

Nest finally realizes we don't all live alone

Nest just added two long-sought-after features<p>You already know that the Nest Learning Thermostat is not your average home thermostat. It's smart. …

Nest’s GPS-enabled Home/Away Assist feature makes your smarthome devices much smarter

Alphabet-owned Nest is best known for its smart thermostat, but the company works on a number of devices which, albeit being generally good at their given task, do not communicate with each other particularly well. And that’s mostly due to the fact that said devices have always had a hard time …

Tesla Makes It Official: Reservations For Model 3 Start March 31 With $1,000 Down

Elon Musk has done it again. As he has previously, the Tesla Motors CEO took to Twitter to break the news that reservations for the company’s low cost Model 3 will begin on March 31. Musk said a $1,000 deposit is required to reserve a spot in line for the vehicle. Earlier today, Musk reiterated …

Venus flytraps use maths to trap and eat their prey

The carniverous plants use trigger hairs to count the number of times they are touched by a prospective meal to conserve energy<p>Venus flytraps may not cry "feed me" like the man-eating plant they inspired in the movie Little Shop Of Horrors - but they can count, scientists have discovered.<p>The …

Tesla sues German supplier over failed Model X falcon doors

Tesla Motors has filed a lawsuit against German auto parts supplier Hoebiger Automotive Comfort Systems, alleging the company failed to produce the …

Scientists struggle to stay grounded after possible gravitational wave signal

Cosmologist’s tweet appears to confirm rumours of discovery that could ‘open a new window on the universe’<p>Not for the first time, the world of physics is abuzz with rumours that gravitational waves have been detected by scientists in the US.<p>Lawrence Krauss, a cosmologist at Arizona State …

Gravitational Waves

Stealth bear market mauls Wall Street

There is mounting evidence that the U.S. stock market is being decimated and undermined by a so-called "stealth" bear market.<p>If it feels like a bear market on Wall Street -- even though the 9.8% drop for the S&P 500 from its May peak doesn't even meet the 10% dip needed to be classified as an …

California Declares State Of Emergency Over Months-Long Gas Leak

More than two months after a natural gas storage well in Southern California began uncontrollably spewing methane gas, the governor of California has declared a state of emergency.<p>The well at the Aliso Canyon storage facility, just north of Los Angeles, is releasing tens of thousands of kilograms …

Oil & Gas Industry

Periodic table's seventh row finally filled as four new elements are added

Discovery of four super-heavy chemical elements by scientists in Russia, America and Japan has been verified by experts and formally added to table<p>Four new elements have been added to the periodic table, finally completing the table’s seventh row and rendering science textbooks around the world …

Periodic Table

Tesla Stock Stuck In Neutral Until Two Things Happen

After increasing 639% between December 31, 2012, and February 25, 2014, Tesla shares have been stuck in a trading range of $180 to $280 for the past 22 months (and is actually down 3% since then). The company has announced earnings 7 times since February 2014 and except for some short-term moves …

8 truly epic national park hiking trails

Our national parks are home to some of the biggest mountains, grandest views, and best trails in the country. Here are eight truly epic national park …

Gene Editing Tool Hailed As A Breakthrough, And It Really Is One

Every once in a while a technology comes along that completely alters the way scientists do their work.<p>It's hard to imagine astronomy without a telescope or high energy physics without an accelerator.<p>From here on in, it's going to be impossible to imagine biology without CRISPR-Cas9.<p>Simply put, …

See What Happened to the Animals on the Original Endangered Species List

Indiana Bat, Myotis sodalis.Status: Endangered.<br>Timothy D. Easley—AP Photo<p>1 of 13<p>When the Endangered Species Act was approved on this day, Dec. 28, in …

Endangered Species

A Glove That Lets You Feel What's Far Below The Water

Sonar for your hands<p>A haptic sonar glove developed by Ph.D. candidates Aisen Carolina Chacin and Takeshi Ozu of the Empowerment Informatics program at Tsukuba University in Japan allows wearers to “feel” objects that are just out of reach in underwater settings. In situations where there’s limited …

Freshwater carries carbon out of the forest

Forests help remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere by storing it in trees, but a sizable amount of the greenhouse gas actually escapes through …

Ecology

Top 10: the best beach hotels in Italy

A guide to the top 10 beach and seaside holiday hotels in Italy for 2017, including the best spots for families, watersports and relaxation, in destinations such as Sicily, Tuscany, Sardinia, Puglia and Ischia.<p>Hotel Il Pellicano<p>Porto Ercole, Tuscany, Italy<p>9 Telegraph expert rating<p>Set up in the …

SpaceX captured the Falcon 9 rocket's launch and landing in one photo

A nice, simple, 11-minute exposure<p>SpaceX just launched a rocket to space and safely landed the first stage, in case you hadn't heard. The historic feat marks a huge shift in the private space industry, as the idea of a reusable rocket is now on the table.<p>But another pretty impressive feat was …

10 Bottles That Prove Cabernet Sauvignon Is Still King in California

Research Napa Valley, California’s 2012 vintage—the current year of release for most upper-echelon Napa Cabernet Sauvignons—and descriptors of the harvest don’t venture far from "near perfect," "idyllic," and "outstanding." Janet Myers, director of winemaking for Napa's Mount Veeder Winery, …

Wine & Spirits

Kenyan Muslims Protect Christians After Terrorists Attack Bus

A group of Kenyans traveling by bus refused Islamist terrorists demands that they identify themselves as either Christian or Muslim in an act of …

Extremism

11 Fun Atlantic Coastal Escapes for Winter

Now that winter is upon us and an end to the frenzy of the holidays in sight, visions of escape routes to warmer climates are starting to dance in our heads. Coastal and beach towns along the southern Atlantic seaboard are offering off-season rates and special weekend packages making their charming …