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Tesla battery races to save Australia grid from coal plant crash – injecting 7MW in milliseconds

Tesla’s world record sized 100MW/129MWh lithium ion battery reacted within milliseconds when an Australia coal power plant removed itself from the power grid last Thursday. Technically, the Tesla battery responded to the trip event, and finished its work, before the coal plant’s backup plant …

What’s new in iOS 11? Hands-on with 100+ features and changes [Video]

We’ve been playing with iOS 11 for the last 12 hours or so, and have been able to experience a plethora of the new features offered by the release. As you might expect, iOS 11 is quite buggy at this stage, but it’s a truly promising release that’s littered with so many new features that it’s hard …

Stop Spending A Fortune On Expensive Nut Butters And Make It At Home With These Easy Recipes

So easy and delicious!

3 New Chicken Recipes We Can't Stop Talking About

Cooking

Is Time Travel Possible, According To Science?

Have you ever dreamed of traveling through time? Not at the standard, “boring” rate that we normally do — at one second per second — but either:<p>faster, so that you wound up far into the future while remaining the same age,<br>• slower, so that you could accomplish much more than anyone else over the same …

Physics

China Just Handed Trump A Really Good Reason To Retaliate

Saturday, Miao Wei, the head of the powerful Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, tried to reassure the international community that Beijing’s Made in China 2025 plan will not discriminate against foreign companies. Minister Miao was responding to sharp criticisms contained in a report …

Try this quick and easy oven-steamed salmon recipe for dinner tonight

If you're a salmon fan, this recipe from former Food columnist Russ Parsons is one of the easiest dishes you can make: Heat the oven to 250 degrees. Place the salmon on a baking sheet and slide it in the oven over a pan of boiling water. That's it. The salmon will be ready in about 20 minutes, when …

Seafood

Bosch is making another push in electrification with new compact and efficient electric drive unit

As a major automotive supplier, Bosch is very aware of the transition to electric transport and it aims to take part in it with important investments in new lines of products. We reported over a year ago that Bosch bought the solid-state battery start-up Seeo Inc. and has since been sparsely …

VW unveils new all-electric and autonomous retro microbus with 270 miles of range

VW kicked things off at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week with a new all-electric and autonomous microbus concept: I.D. BUZZ.<p>The vehicle is a significant step up from the previous BUDD-e electric microbus concept and actually looks like a more modern version of the …

Jaguar's New Electric SUV is a Crazy-Fast Tesla Model X Clone

Tesla is coming for the combustion-engine car economy, and every major automaker is feeling the pressure to go electric. Jaguar, the latest company …

This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …

Particles

America sounds 'arms race' alert over South China Sea amid fears of military conflict

The top US commander in the Pacific criticises ‘might is right’ approach as China scorns international tribunal on disputed waters<p>America’s top military commander for the Pacific has taken a thinly veiled swipe at China as he warned that a dangerous arms race over the disputed waters of the South …

The genius path George Lucas took to making billions off of 'Star Wars'

While Hollywood expected "Star Wars" to be a huge flop in 1977, it ended up, as we know, one of the most financially successful films of all time, and kicked off a franchise that can't be killed.<p>"The Force Awakens," the seventh film in the "Star Wars" saga, will be released on December 18, 2015. …

Star Wars

2017 Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class First Look Review

Mid-Cycle Refresh Brings New Name to Compact Roadster<p>The SLK name is history, but in its place is the new SLC, a refreshed roadster with a badge that aligns it with the automaker’s new naming strategy. Before it goes on sale next spring, the 2017 SLC-Class will debut at the 2016 Detroit Auto …

The 10 Coolest Big Data Startups Of 2015 (So Far)

<b>AtScale</b><p><b>CEO:</b> Dave Mariani<p>While more corporate data is being collected and stored in Hadoop, there are few straightforward ways to access and analyze …

70 Years Since the Dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Japan

Aeronautics

Hendrick Dynamic’s Jeep Wrangler Commando

Posted in Features on July 13, 2015<p>Ali Mansour Freelance Contributor<p>There are few vehicles as iconic as the original military flatfender. Despite not …

Chris Brown's home ransacked; relative forced into closet at gunpoint

Singer Chris Brown's home was broken into again.<p>This time, Los Angeles police said four to five men ransacked his Tarzana home on Citrus Ridge Drive early Wednesday and forced a family member into a closet at gunpoint.<p>At about 1 a.m., the family member, whom KTLA identified as Brown's aunt, woke up …

How to Be Really Happy

I’m a student of happiness. I like to read and study about the subject, and probably like you, I aspire to be happy in my life. This is why I am so …

Israel and Palestine: Not So Separate, Deeply Unequal

There are reasons critics of the Israeli encroachments on the West Bank grab for words like “apartheid” and “Jim Crow.”<p>It was a scene reminiscent of …

7 hotel rooftop pools with amazing city views | CNN Travel

What It's Like To Stay In The World's Best Hotel, Where Guests Are Treated Like Indian Royalty

Located in Udaipur, in the state of Rajasthan, the Oberoi Udaivilas is a romantic hotel that was built to resemble a traditional Indian palace—and it certainly embodies all the luxury of one.<p>With luxurious amenities like private pools and butler service, a romantic setting, and over-the-top …

Hospitality

The people who need very little sleep

Is it true that some people need only a few hours of sleep? Helen Thomson talks to a woman whose genes might hint at how we all could survive on less shuteye.<p>What would you do if you had 60 days of extra free time a year? Ask Abby Ross, a retired psychologist from Miami, Florida, a “short-sleeper”. …

University of California

How the CIA ran a ‘billion dollar spy’ in Moscow

The spy had vanished.<p>He was the most successful and valued agent the United States had run inside the Soviet Union in two decades. His documents and drawings had unlocked the secrets of Soviet radars and weapons research years into the future. He had smuggled circuit boards and blueprints out of …

Cold War

Reading War With China

Imagine a near-future scenario in which China and Russia sneak-attack America’s assets in the Pacific, sink its fleet, and occupy Hawaii in order to …

Coconut-Fried Chicken Recipe for a Group Supper | Feasting

<i>Do not skimp on marinating times – give the chicken a good long soak for best results. Photograph: Jill Mead for the Guardian</i><p><i>A culinary revelation in</i> …

Glazed Fried Chicken with Old Bay and Cayenne

8 Servings<p>Three steps to success: A flavorful brine infuses the chicken with seasoning and keeps it juicy, an overnight chill allows the crust to set, and a spicy glaze seals the deal.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>Chicken<p>9.5 ounces kosher salt (1 cup Morton or 1⅔ cups Diamond Crystal)<p>⅓ cup (packed) …

Tropical Island Chicken | Taste of Home

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Virtualized Testing: The Unsung NFV Use Case

There is a fair amount of buzz around network functions virtualization (NFV) and which use cases provide the most benefit. The ETSI ISG NGV has …

Virtualization