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Inhabitat's Week in Green: Warka Water Tower, self-driving cars and purifying water with sunlight

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>High-speed rail projects have been slow to catch on in the United States, but that could change now that the nation's first high-speed rail line has …

Bill Gates

These Back to the Future posters show time travel in an instant

It's 2015, so many of us did a <i>Back to the Future</i> marathon on New Year's to celebrate it being the year of hover skateboards and self-lacing shoes. It was my first time seeing parts 2 and 3 myself, and I'm always blown away every time the DeLorean hits 88mph, taking Marty and Doc to some distant …

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Electric scooters and fiber-optic shirts land on Engadget's CES stage

From one angle, there are so many similarities between Gogoro and Cambridge Consultants that it's hard to tell them apart. For instance, both are visionary companies that seek to redefine an existing market and both came out with innovative technology that no one had seen before. Another similarity …

The Vanishing Island - Photographs by Daesung Lee | LensCulture

Imagine if over the next few decades, your home-town were to shrink by 1/2. No, not in population—in area. In available, physical space. What would you do? What could you do?<p>Ghoramara is an island located on a delta region in West Bengal. Due to climate change (melting ice in the Himalayas, …

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CES 2015: The home of the future, available today

We've been hearing about the promise of the connected home, or the "Internet of Things," for years. At this CES, one thing became clear: The connected home of the future is achievable today. Qualcomm's smart home, for example, was a mock-up showing how tech could change the way we live. Unlike past …

Home Automation

The fast-food queen who triumphed over adversity

<b>It was the sudden, unexpected death of her mother that turned Hala Moddelmog into a trailblazing businesswoman.</b><p>Mrs Moddelmog was 17 years old when her mother had a fatal heart attack. After the pain and sadness, she says it toughened her up, and gave her the drive to succeed in life.<p>"My mother …

Breast Cancer

The best new tourist attractions on earth, according to Lonely Planet

If globe-trotting is on your bucket list this year, travel guide company Lonely Planet wants to tell you where to go. Its list of the world’s best travel experiences of 2015, part of its latest ebook, “New in Travel,” will take you off the beaten track from Ireland to Panama to South Africa. Here’s …

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