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Solar-powered plane takes off for flight around the world

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Swiss solar-powered plane took off from Abu Dhabi early Monday, marking the start of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel.<p>Solar Impulse founder André Borschberg was at the controls of the single-seater when it took off from the Al …

David Cameron won't rule out Ukip deal in hung Parliament

PM refuses to rule out a deal with Ukip after 2015 election, saying he will not "speculate" on what happens if Tories fail to win majority<p>David Cameron has refused to rule out a deal with Ukip if he fails to win a majority in 2015.<p>The Prime Minister has previously ruled out any electoral pact on …

How to Invest in the Stock Market

Starting to think about retirement? Wondering how you'll be able to afford to spend your golden years in comfort? Investing in the stock market is …

Investing

How to Throw a Tomahawk | The Art of Manliness

“It was the ambition of the boys to be able to throw a tomahawk with the skill and accuracy of our pioneer forebears, and the ability soon acquired …

óceo: A Personal Seat by Pedro Arturo

óceo is a segmented chair by industrial design student Pedro Arturo that was inspired by human nature meant to reflect “our structural and systematic …

10 Heartbreaking Photos That Might Reduce You To Tears

They say a photo speaks a thousand words, so with the greatest respect to these heartbreaking moments from our history & the photographers that have …

Giant Chief’s Head Busts Out of a Limestone Wall

If you ever visit Dublin, Ohio, make sure to check out the Chief Leatherlips Monument, a 12-foot-high portrait of a great Indian chief that seems to be busting out of a wall. Chief Leatherlips was known as a good friend of both Indians and white settlers. He earned the name Leatherlips because of …

Articles about 5 modern edible gardens on Dwell.com - Dwell

New York firm WORKac taps into society’s increased focus on heathy eating with a school’s learning garden.<p>Earlier this year Fritz Haeg embarked on the first public Edible Estates Garden at southern California's Descanso Gardens in an...<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so …

Prefab Homes

Safe Drinking Water, Political Will and Rule of Law: The Global Challenge

<i>Editor’s Note: John Oldfield, CEO of WASH Advocates, reminds us universal safe drinking water requires the political will of leaders globally, and</i> …

Solar-Skinned Buildings On The Rise

<b>Published on</b> July 26th, 2013 | <i>by Nicholas Brown</i><p>5<p>Solar-Skinned Buildings On The Rise<p>July 26th, 2013 by <b>Nicholas Brown</b><p>Architects led by Norman Foster …

Dazzling Dozen US States Illuminate Path To Solar Energy Future

<b>Published on</b> July 26th, 2013 | <i>by Silvio Marcacci</i><p>43<p>July 26th, 2013 by <b>Silvio Marcacci</b><p>A solar energy revolution is dawning in America, led by twelve …

New solar-thermal reactor could produce hydrogen fuel

Scientists develop more efficient solar-thermal system to produce hydrogen fuel, say no one will build it.

14-year-old debates GMOs with condescending TV host

Rachel Parent is 14 and has the crazy idea that GMOs should be labeled in food. (What’s next, attacking those sweet carcinogens in our makeup?!) The …

Organisms

The Earth’s Seasonal “Heartbeat” as Seen from Space | Colossal

<p>We all know that as the seasons change on Earth, temperatures rise and fall, plants grow or die, ice forms or melts away. Perhaps nobody is more …

Giant Maya Carvings Found in Guatemala

A large new frieze has been unearthed and studied by archaeologists, who have gained insight into the buried Maya city of Holmul in Guatemala.

The Kids Are Alright: Goats That Double as Lawnmowers

Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C., recently rented 58 goats to eat invasive plant species.<p><b>The 58 newest employees of the historic Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C., don't receive any benefits—unless you count their "all you can eat" meal plan.</b><p>The employees, all goats, arrived on …

Can Dogs Feel Our Emotions? Yawn Study Suggests Yes

Pets yawn more in response to owners' yawns than strangers', study says.<p><b>Dog owners who claim their pets know their feelings may be on to something: A new study shows that canines yawn more in response to their owners' yawns than they do to strangers' yawns.</b><p>That suggests dogs are "emotionally …

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Design

A Copper House: Bruneel Residence by Travis Price Architects

DC-based architecture firm Travis Price Architects created a home for a client that almost blends into its surroundings because of its colorful …

Rubbee Electric Drive Transforms Regular Bicycle to E-Bike

Turn any conventional bike into an electric one by attaching <b>Rubbee Electric Drive for Bicycle</b>. It’s a friction drive module which fits on most …

Electric Vehicles

New Mind-Warping Animated GIF Art from Paolo Čeric | Colossal

<p>Digital artist Paolo Čeric (previously) continues to crank out some of the most elegant and bizarre gifs I’ve seen lately. The Croatian artist …

Scientists Will Create A Deadly New Flu Strain, Just To Prove They Can

In an outrageous display of chutzpah, a group of flu researchers led by Ron Fouchier of Erasmus Medical Center in the Netherlands announced today, in a letter to the journal <i>Nature</i>, that they were planning to engineer the new H7N9 avian flu strain to give it new, possibly much more deadly …

Garment Rack D.I.Y.

Looking for a budget friendly way to create garment racks for your home? Today Rachel shares her D.I.Y. method...<p><b>You'll Need:</b> Two 1/2" x 60" black …

Ana White | Simple Outdoor Dining Table - DIY Projects

HANDMADE FROM THIS PLAN >><p>Projects built from this plan. Thank you for submitting brag posts, it's appreciated by all!<p>Handmade by: handymommy<p>Handmade …

Wooden Chair Makeover // DIY

I found this chair at a local thrift shop for a few bucks last week. It was so dirty and tattered, but I knew it just needed a little bit of lovin' …

DIY Tree Stump Side Tables

I have always loved seeing tree stumps that people have spruced up to become a part of their homes. They always looks so stunning! I've seen ones …