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French unveil 'world first' hydrogen-powered electric bike emitting only pure water

French firm launches Alpha electric-powered bike running on hydrogen, emiting pure water and with a recharge time of five minutes and range of 100km (62 miles)<p>The world’s first commercial electric bike running on hydrogen with only pure water as waste, so its makers claim, has been unveiled in …

Rick Perry just gave an epic speech raging against Donald Trump and comparing him to a 'cancer'

Perry, who has repeatedly denounced Trump in recent weeks, prepared a more than 3,000-word speech to blast the rival Republican presidential candidate in the harshest terms on Wednesday — even comparing him to a "cancer" and "false prophets."<p>"Let no one be mistaken - Donald Trump's candidacy is a …

Adidas And Parley Team Up For Sneakers Made From Recycled Ocean Waste

Did you know that scientists predict that by 2025 all the coral reef ecosystems in the world will be gone? Did you know that they expect to see the majority of sea life extinct in 6 to 16 years? That house cats eat more fish than seals do, and that hundreds of miles of drift nets are sucking out …

Nigeria: Watch The VW Beetle Which Runs Completely On Solar and Wind Power

A student from the Obagemi Awolowo University, in Nigeria, has turned his gas-grid VW Beetle into a fully solar and wind powered car, leaving many …

Places where nature has won

Genetically Modified Salmon: Coming To A River Near You?

While the debate over whether to label foods containing GMO ingredients plays out across the country, another engineered food has long been waiting to hit grocery stores: genetically modified salmon.<p>Produced by Massachusetts-based biotech firm AquaBounty Technologies, the fish is an Atlantic salmon …

Fox News host compares opponents of the Confederate flag to ISIS

Indeed, in a Wednesday video posted on the Fox News website, Starnes compared the anti-Confederate campaign to the jihadist group Islamic State (also known as ISIS) in the Middle East, which has been demolishing historical artifacts and sites.<p>"You know who else has been doing some cultural …

Method launches impressive new line of affordable prefab homes

Prefab manufacturer Method Homes teamed up with Elemental Design to create a new series of cost-effective modular homes that come in six different …

Sony's latest flagship phone can tell which headphones you're using

If you've ever found the music from your smartphone to be lacking, Sony wants your attention with the Xperia Z4v. Sony's latest flagship phone, …

Phones

Here's how Chris Pratt got in such great shape for 'Jurassic World'

"Jurassic World" smashed box-office records this weekend, in part thanks to the universal appeal of its star, Chris Pratt.<p>Before shooting the long-awaited "Jurassic Park" sequel, Pratt initially got in insane shape to star in August's "Guardians of the Galaxy."<p>Last July, Pratt posted a photo to his …

24 Amazing Places Built from Shipping Containers

These homes look anything but industrial.<p>Recycled freight containers bring efficiency, flexibility, and affordability to innovative green buildings, from small vacation cabins to movable cafes, schools, and skyscrapers.

Sugar does not make children hyperactive, claims psychologist

Professor David Benton says it's a myth that sugary food and drinks make children hyperactive but parents expect children to misbehave<p>For any parent who has witnessed the manic mayhem of a children’s birthday party, it might come as something of a shock, but sugar does not make children more …

20 of the Most Charming Beach Towns Across America

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11 cool inventions that make adventure travel better

Though the Kickstarter for this product — an LED-lit orange balloon that rises 150 feet above the ground to signal an SOS — failed, the creators …

12 Reasons Visiting South Africa Is The Vacation Of Your Dreams

Looking for the ultimate combo of nature, wildlife, culture, and adventure? Meet South Africa — it's the vacation you've been looking for. ;)

Huckabee: having to accept gay marriage is like telling Jews to serve 'bacon-wrapped shrimp'

Mike Huckabee,US elections 2016,US politics,Republicans,LGBT rights,Gay marriage,Society,US constitution and civil liberties,US supreme court,Religion,Arkansas,US news,World news<p>Republican 2016 hopeful: ‘We make sure we don’t offend certain religions, but act like Christians can’t have the …

Gorgeous Norwegian Eco-Friendly House Produces More Than 3 Times The Energy It Needs

It was designed to be 100% zero emission, and incorporates a ridiculous number of clever tricks and gadgets to truly make it a friend to the environment, according to The Daily Mail.<p>Norway's Research Centre on Zero Emission Buildings and renowned international architecture firm Snøhetta teamed up …

Look At The Crazy Designs For The World’s First Underwater City

A Japanese company thinks we should all go sleep with the fishes in its sustainable “Ocean Spiral” city.<p>As coastal cities face growing threats from rising sea levels and urban planners debate where to build next, a Japanese company has an unconventional proposal: Maybe the cities of the future …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.<p>As cities sprawl and get more crowded, most don’t have much space left for urban wildlife–at least not on land. A Dutch architect plans to begin using city waterways to build floating habitats for …

Scientists uncover a secret of aging: Young blood helps restore elderly mice

A group of studies focused on properties of blood linked to rejuvenation, and human clinical trials are coming soon<p>Sarah Gray<p>May 5, 2014 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Three studies, two from Harvard and one from Stanford, track the miraculous ability of young blood to rejuvenate both mental and physical abilities in …

Photographer Laurent Lavender Plays with the Moon | Colossal

<p>In his ongoing series of photos titled Moon Games, French photographer Laurent Lavender has subjects play with a rising moon, effectively …

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Saipan Is The Most Beautiful Place In America You've Never Heard Of

There's a story, possibly apocryphal, about a federal drug agent who was stationed on a tropical island near Guam -- and every time she called headquarters back in D.C., the conversation would begin like this.<p>"I'm calling from Saipan. Yes, we have an office there. Because it's part of …

The 8 Greatest GIFs Of BigDog In Action

Our favorite shambling robotic pack mule has come a long way over the years.<p>The BigDog family of robots, developed by Boston Dynamics, has come a long way since it was first created in 2005. To celebrate some of the headless robot's coolest technological achievements, I made these eight GIFs. Enjoy.<p>…

Sarah Silverman Awkwardly Returned A Box Of Jimmy’s Old Stuff During Her Return To ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Sarah Silverman dropped by — as exes tend to do — <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> last night to promote her new HBO special, <i>We Are Miracles</i>. Things got a little awkward.<p>It was one of her first appearances on the show since she and Jimmy broke up more than five years ago. Silverman memorably came on shortly after …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

An elephant bull attacking a hippopotamus, butterflies fighting and deforestation are among this week's pick of images from the natural world