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Scientists Just Invented a More Efficient Way to Turn Sunlight Into Unlimited, Renewable Fuel

We've improved on photosynthesis.<p>Life has been soaking up sunlight and storing it as a fuel source for billions of years. But scientists have just …

Carbon Dioxide

Alibaba’s Jack Ma: Smart People Need a ‘Fool’ to Lead Them

Jack Ma, co-founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., announced on Monday his plans for stepping down from the e-commerce giant and handing over …

Philanthropy

Why some Danes are moving abroad in order to live at home

During a stay abroad in China as part of her studies at the Nanjing Agricultural University, the life of Danish student Anna Caroline Nørregaard took an unexpected turn in the spring of 2016, as she fell in love with Senegalese co-student, Muhammed.<p>After several visits to each other’s home …

Human Rights

Koreatown's in the throes of political upheaval. But who gets a voice is a complicated question

Earlier this summer, Stephano Kim joined protests in Koreatown against a proposed temporary homeless shelter.<p>Kim drove in from his home 90 miles away in Victorville, where the 61-year-old real estate agent has lived and worked for more than a decade. Before that, he lived in Orange County and …

Los Angeles

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, According to the Experts

You might want to save your Biscoff Cookie for after the flight.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>World travel expert Anthony …

Jet Lag

An Economist Who's Won The Lottery 14 Times Explains His Formula

It's a numbers game.<p>You're four times more likely to be struck by lightning than to win the lottery.<p>Those odds apparently don't apply to Stefan …

Financial Services

Djokovic stunned by Greek teen Tsitsipas in Toronto

TORONTO (Reuters) - Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas secured the biggest win of his career when he sent Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic packing in the third round of the Rogers Cup with a stunning 6-3 6-7(5) 6-3 win on Thursday.<p>Top seed Rafa Nadal battled past Swiss wild card Stan Wawrinka 7-5 …

'Leave immediately': US Navy plane warned over South China Sea

<b>Above the South China Sea (CNN) —</b> High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN was given a rare look Friday at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea.<p>Aboard a US Navy P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance plane, CNN got a view from 16,500 …

South China Sea

The neuroscience of pessimism: Why some people always focus on the negative

Are you a glass half full or a glass half empty kind of person? Some people seem to inherently focus on the negative when faced with a …

T-Mobile removing international plan, might bump hotspot for One Plus plan

• T-Mobile will terminate the T-Mobile One Plus International plan tomorrow, August 10.<br>• The International plan is the carrier’s most expensive offering at $95 per month.<br>• To compensate for its removal, T-Mobile might offer a hotspot data bump to One Plus subscribers.<p>Earlier this week, T-Mobile announced …

This Cryptocurrency Data Site Lists Coins by Fair Market Value

Economics<p><b>When people look at the prices of cryptocurrencies they usually observe prices from data sites like Coinmarketcap.com that pull aggregated</b> …

What Would U.S. Money Look Like, Given the Proper Attention of an Industrial Designer?

Bills so pretty you'd never spend them<p>Industrial designer Andrey Avgust hails from Belarus, a country whose currency I admit I've never seen. But …

Calculate the Size of a Stop Loss When Trading

How to Calculate the Size of a Stop Loss When Trading<p>How and Where to Place a Stop Loss Order<p>Updated June 24, 2018<p>As a day trader, you should always …

Trading

Melania Trump’s Parents Become U.S. Citizens, Using ‘Chain Migration’ Trump Hates

President Trump has repeatedly and vehemently denounced what he calls “chain migration,” in which adult American citizens can obtain residency for their relatives.<p>On Thursday, his Slovenian in-laws, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, became United States citizens in a private ceremony in Manhattan by taking …

Pledge of Allegiance

Forex- Turkish Lira Continues To Plunge; Euro Falls

© Reuters. The Turkish lira continued to plunge on Friday.<p>Investing.com - Political turmoil continued to pull the Turkish lira down on Friday, as the …

7 Actionable Steps to Capturing Photos That Grab Attention

Capturing images that grab attention is a goal of any photographer. It’s exactly this skill that separates a good photographer from an average one.<p>An …

Father and Son Caught on Video Killing a Black Bear and Her Cubs in Alaska, Police Say

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — A father and son skied to a remote bear den on an Alaska island, shot a mother bear in front of her two cubs and then one of …

Crocs Is Still With Us

Many news outlets reported yesterday that Crocs, the much-beloved all-purpose comfort shoe with toe holes, is going out of business aka dying — <i>PAPER</i> included. Our bad!<p>Crocs wearers (which may or may not include relatives and <i>friends</i> of yours) took to social media in light of a cryptic company …

Crocs

Tesla Pickup Truck is Elon Musk’s ‘favorite next product’ and U.S. automakers should be afraid

Tesla has only 3 vehicle programs in production, which isn’t many for the average automaker, but it is working on many more to come out in the next few years.<p>One of the most important new programs is the Tesla Pickup Truck and we now learn that it is Elon Musk’s ‘favorite next Tesla product.’<p>During …

Yale economist: Here's how likely it is that bitcoin will become worthless

Bitcoin captured the attention of investors, celebrities and even NFL players in 2017, as its price soared from below $1,000 for a single coin at the …

Why Big Business Isn't Defending Amazon Against Trump

Many of the administration’s policies have been favorable to corporate America. The tradeoff? A president committed to publicly stoning companies that cross him.<p>In big, bold letters, the homepage of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s website describes the organization’s mission: “Standing up for …

Donald Trump

Barack Obama And John Lewis Remember The Work Of Martin Luther King Jr.

Former president Barack Obama and Congressman John Lewis discussed Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s mission and legacy.<p>As Americans across the country remember how the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life was cut short while standing on a motel balcony in Memphis, former President Barack Obama and …

Bibles pulled from online stores as China increases control of religion

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Bible appears to have been removed from online marketplaces in China, as Beijing clamps down on how its citizens practice religion.<p>China has always controlled sales of the Bible, only allowing it to be distributed and printed by state-sanctioned churches, but in recent years it had been …

Communist Party

Apple shares photos of new Shinjuku retail store ahead of grand opening Saturday

Coinciding with a media preview of Apple’s new retail store in Tokyo’s bustling Shinjuku shopping district, the company has shared new photos of the facility ahead of its 10 a.m. grand opening this coming Saturday.<p>Samsung Gear 360<p>We first learned that Apple Shinjuku was set to open on April 7th in …

Shinjuku

Boris Becker: 'Germany is in a tennis boom'

Since August 2017, Boris Becker has been head of men's tennis in Germany. With the Davis Cup quarterfinal battle with Spain on the horizon, Becker …

This Is the Clearest Sign Yet That the Bitcoin Bubble Has Burst

Bitcoin ETFs are one step closer to reality.<p>Many investors thought the idea of a cryptocurrency fund was dead on arrival due to stiff regulatory …

How to Easily Create a Photo Mosaic Overlay Using Lightroom and Photoshop

Photo mosaic overlays are a very cool effect that can be a great way to tie a set of images together around a main photo. Traditionally, they're …

Tutorials

Foxconn is making Sirin Labs' $1,000 blockchain phone

Sirin Labs made the news last September when it unveiled a blockchain-powered phone and PC that would act as secure wallets for your cryptocurrency fortune. It’s now found a manufacturer in Foxconn, the Taiwanese firm that builds iPhones for Apple.<p>The $999 Finney phone will let you store and shop …