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Portable smartflower POP solar system produces 40% more energy

Combining smart technology and clean energy generators is easily the next biggest trend in the renewable energy industry, and the developers of …

Intermountain surgeons save patient's kidney with 3D printing during dicey operation

Doctors at Intermountain Medical Center printed and used a 3D kidney model to save a patient’s organ during a recent complicated tumor-removal.<p>The 3D …

Xiaomi's foldable electric bicycle costs just $460

Xiaomi may not yet have a drone that can carry people, but at least it has an electric bicycle now, <i>and</i> it'll only cost you 2,999 yuan or about $460/£307. The Mi Qicycle is the second product from the Xiaomi-backed startup, iRiding, who released the premium 19,999 yuan (about $3,000/£2045) Qicycle …

Electric Bikes

As 10-year war anniversary nears, Israel to receive new stealth fighter jets

Ten years after Second Lebanon War, Hezbollah is armed with surface to air missiles and a vast rocket arsenal, and the fifth-generation aircraft will …

Military

Blooming marvel: the Chinese flower that could help save fish stocks and guard against heart disease

It has long been called the “King of Flowers” in China but now the tree peony could rule the waves as an alternative to fish oil.<p>The native Chinese …

Even 6-figure families are often strapped for cash

Americans don't always do such a great job of saving money, but when we think about those who have little to no savings, we tend to imagine low-income families struggling to make ends meet. So it's somewhat shocking to learn that nearly 25% of households earning $100,000 to $150,000 a year claim …

Scientists Are About to Turn on a System That Converts Atmospheric CO2 Into Fuel

This sucks in all the right ways.<p>Most of the strategies we hear about when it comes to reducing greenhouse gas emissions involve figuring out ways to …

Within Your Mind, Is There a Super Mind? Renowned Scientist Says Yes

<b>Interview with Dr. Norman Rosenthal</b><p>At a time when people everywhere are embracing yoga, meditation and self-development, Dr. Norman Rosenthal's new book, "Super Mind," comes as a welcome guide--not only for the seeker but anyone wishing to achieve peak performance. Dr. Rosenthal, a former 20-year …

Meditation

Ford – New Cars, Trucks, SUVs, Crossovers & Hybrids | Vehicles Built Just for You‎

Welcome A/Z Plan Participant<p>Now you can view exclusive price savings on our Build & Price shopping tool.<p>Note: A/Z Plan pricing information is not …

Mobile phone cancer study finds link between phone use and tumours

The US government study is one of the biggest ever analyses of this kind and looks set to reignite debate about the possible health harms of mobile …

Scientists Finally Know What Stopped Mongol Hordes From Conquering Europe

It's written in the tree rings.<p>In 1206, Genghis Khan, a fierce tribal chieftain from northern Mongolia, began to take over the world. The khan’s …

BMW South Africa Rolls Out Solar Carport

BMW South Africa on May 20 unveiled its first solar carport that will be rolled out locally starting in July.

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Dallas Jewish lawyer was victim of 'a hit,' his friend says

(JTA) -- Ira Tobolowsky, a longtime civil rights lawyer from a prominent Jewish family in Dallas, was the victim of "a hit," one of his friends said …

Engineers Just Created The Most Efficient Solar Cells Ever

Yes!<p>Australian engineers have taken us closer than ever before to the theoretical limits of sunlight-to-electricity conversion, by building …

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43 Apps and Extensions Making Google Chrome the Best Small Business Browser - PCMag UK

All of the major browser providers want to market their offering as a business-optimized browser. Microsoft Edge is a key part of Microsoft's mantra …

With Acquisition of Opower, Oracle Now an Energy Player

While advocates of clean-energy technologies such as solar and wind power tout their plummeting costs and ability to scale rapidly, there has long …

Tesla Coil Remotely Induces Nanotubes to Self Assemble

Long chains of nanotubes self assembled into a circuit Images: Rice University Nikola Tesla conjured up all sorts of interesting experiments for his …

“World’s biggest bribe scandal”: Report on oil corruption exposes how corporations help destabilize Middle East

<b>An Iraqi Oil Field (Reuters/Azad Lashkari)</b><p>Leaked docs show how the shadowy company Unaoil bribes Middle Eastern regimes for oil contracts for multinationals<p>Ben Norton<p>March 30, 2016 8:21pm (UTC)<p>Unaoil is the most important company you've never heard of. It is at the heart of an enormous …

Mad Scientists Created Synthetic Bacteria With Only 473 Genes

Behold syn3.0, a synthetic bacterial genome that’s smaller than anything found in nature. Biologists hope it will further our understanding of the …

Intel mastermind, Silicon Valley statesman Andy Grove dead at 79

© Reuters. Andrew S<p>By Noel Randewich<p>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Andy Grove, the Silicon Valley elder statesman who made Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) into the …

Silicon Valley

Cat's next rugged phone will be the first with a built-in thermal camera

What Cat has done is essentially absorb Flir's standalone thermal camera into the body of the phone. The S60 uses the same sensor and performs the same functions: it produces a live thermal image, measures surface temperatures, and can record both stills and video. The resolution is limited to VGA …

Meet the 29-Year-Old Disruptor Turning the Senior Care Industry on Its Head

<i>This profile is part of “The Fortune Entrepreneurs” list. See the full package here.</i><p>Don’t let Josh Bruno’s charming smile and young age fool you. He …

Inkdot Photo Prints

Photos make great gifts. Make yours more memorable than a printout from the local drugstore with Inkdot. Using a proprietary gas ink infusion …

Sony a6300 Camera

As the direct replacement for the beloved a6000, the Sony a6300 Camera has some high expectations to meet. And it does so with ease. Most notably, it …

Scientists extend the lifespan of mice by up to 35 percent

Would you like to live 35 percent longer? Apparently the trick is removing worn-out "senescent' cells that have a degenerative affect on your body. "Cellular senescence is a biological mechanism that functions as an 'emergency brake' used by damaged cells to stop dividing," says Jan van Deursen, …

4 Reasons Why a Traditional 40-Page Business Plan Is an Insane Waste of Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The business plan is commonly, and mistakenly, thought of as the Holy Grail or template for success. It's more than often the direction you're pointed if you have an idea and talk to any old-school business person, corporate lifer or …

Small Business