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It's time for Cassini's 'spectacular' farewell

The NASA probe has helped us study Saturn and its moons like never before, but after 20 years in space, just one final mission remains.<p>Cassini left …

Space Exploration

The 'hole' of Lake Berryessa is a life-saver

No, that's not a terrifying hole into the underworld; it's a terrifying hole playing an important purpose.<p>That 72-feet-wide and 245-feet-long hole is …

Drought

Live A Good Life

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17 things millennials will be the last people to ever do

Millennials

10 Things Disappearing from Elementary Schools

End of the checkout line: the looming crisis for American cashiers

Donald Trump is fixated on a vision of masculine, blue-collar employment. But the retail sector has long had a far greater impact on American employment – and checkout-line technology is putting it at risk<p>The day before a fully automated grocery store opened its doors in 1939, the inventor Clarence …

eCommerce

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Britain to ban new diesel and petrol cars in 2040

Britain just announced plans to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars by the year 2040. The plan follows a similar move in France, and it will …

Yes, money can buy happiness — if what you're buying is time

Don't underestimate the power of buying time-saving services.<p>I remember the first time I hired someone to clean my house. I was about to pop with my …

25 Pains That Today's Teens Will Never Understand

"It's a picture of diverse people": Founding Fathers' descendants unite

It's hard to believe that a bold declaration by a brand new nation would have even more relevance nearly two and a half centuries later.<p>But America …

Disturbing before-and-after photos show what major US cities could look like in the year 2100

California is generating so much solar energy, it's paying other states to take it

Massive investment coupled with falling prices has created a perfect renewable storm in the Golden State.<p>The Golden State may want to consider …

Why you should become a job-hopper

Every 3 years, you should ask: What new skills have I learned?<p>If you're over the age of 35, you may have learned early in your career that frequent …

Employment

US infrastructure is falling apart – here's a look at how terrible things have become

Microsoft

Seaside town responds to crisis with kindness

When international students were stranded in Provincetown without jobs or lodging, residents quickly came to their rescue.<p>Every summer, several …

Refugees

Opinion: Here's the tax scandal every American should be outraged over

<i>Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN</i> …

Retirement

25 of the oldest active companies in the United States

United States

Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts

No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change<p>It was designed as an impregnable deep-freeze to protect the world’s most precious seeds from any global disaster and ensure humanity’s food supply forever. …

Climate Change

Warren Buffett’s Sane and Simple Retirement Investing Plan

An investment move “that makes the most sense practically all of the time”? While you might be wondering if such a thing even exists, investor …

Investing

7 Financial Sins of People Who Retire Poor

How’s that retirement fund going? If you’re like a lot of workers, you may have doubts about whether you’ll have enough money tucked away to avoid …

Retirement

Apple’s New Campus: An Exclusive Look Inside the Mothership

One More Thing<p>Inside Apple’s Insanely<p>Great (or Just Insane)<p>New Mothership<p>Inside Apple’s Insanely Great (or Just Insane) New Mothership<p>by Steven Levy …

Jonathan Ive

Will our grid system be able to keep pace with climate change?

Refuge from the sweltering heat doesn’t come for free. We all know that beating the heat can cost a pretty penny in air-conditioning, and most of us …

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5 key ways grocery stores are changing

From online shopping and delivery to more variety and fresh food, shoppers benefit when supermarkets step up their game.<p>I'm one of those people who …

These haunting photos of the retail apocalypse reveal a new normal in America

The Funniest Slang Term From Every State

What can I do to affect change in Washington?

5 ways to make your voice heard, and 2 that aren't worth your time.<p>As a new era in American politics begins, citizens across the political spectrum …

Jobs in solar, wind power are growing 12 times faster than U.S. economy

The shift from fossil fuels to renewable energy is inevitable, since coal, oil and gas are far more finite than wind or sunlight. And because fossil …