Dana Greely

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The troubling flaws in forensic science

DNA, fingerprint and hair analyses may seem invincible – but they can be swayed by a scientist’s preconceptions. Linda Geddes reports on a crisis in criminology.<p>“It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.” So said the fictional detective, Sherlock …

The Strength Moves Every Runner Should Be Doing

Runners love to run. A crazy concept, right? And runners almost always <i>only</i> want to run. It’s hard enough to fit the daily miles into our schedule, so …

Why Standing Desks Might Improve Concentration

Photo: Pond5<p>Headlines have been announcing it for years now: Sitting is the new smoking. And it’s not all hype. Studies show that even for active …

Unique Cardio Workouts: 4 Fun Ways To Burn Calories

The holidays are upon us and so are the temptations that follow. Ever-expanding beltlines and dinner plates fill our spare time as we throttle back …

Exercise

Top 10 Ab Workout Routines

Shares 4K<p><b>Nothing says, “I’m in great shape!” quite like a set of fabulous abs. Of course, we’d all love to be able to show off our mid-sections, but</b> …

Why We Need to Fight for Tesla

I spent last weekend driving a Tesla Model S from Washington DC to Atlantic City and back. Never before in my life have I driven a car that has started so many conversations. People were gathering around the car as it was parked at the supercharging station in Delaware. "Is this a Tesla? I heard …

Rawlemon’s Spherical Solar Energy-Generating Globes Can Even Harvest Energy from Moonlight

The solar energy designers at Rawlemon have created a spherical, sun-tracking glass globe that is able to concentrate sunlight (and moonlight) <b>up to</b> …

Clean Energy

Ocean Wings: Aqua Lung Wetsuit Lets You Fly Underwater

Compared to the creatures of the sea, the human body is somewhat inefficient underwater. With our gangly limbs and lack of fins or tails, it takes us …

Scuba Diving

Send a Mother's Day Card - Environmental Defense Fund

Send Mom a Wildlife eCard<p>This year, Mother's Day comes right on the heels of Be Kind to Animals Week — so why not celebrate these wonderful creatures …

Cooling Off Is A Breeze In Ibiza With Green Wall A/C

One of the ironies of world tourism is that Western travelers flock in droves to locations in hot, sunny climates to experience different cultures, …

CedarWorks' Eco-Friendly Outdoor Playsets Fit Every Space and Budget

CedarWorks has always impressed us with their dedication to beautiful and sustainable designs for kids, and now there's even more to love as the …

Roel de Boer Imagines a Utopian City Filled with Treehouse Pods

Dutch designer Roel de Boer has come up with a novel housing concept that would bring urbanites closer to nature while lifting them up above the …

Oshatz Architects' Wooden Wilkinson Residence Towers Amidst the Treetops

The Wilkinson Residence by Oshatz Architects is a wonderful wooden home that stands on a steep slope within the forests of Portland, Oregon. The …

Adam Frank Unveils Mesmerizing 3D LED LUCID Mirror at BKLYN Designs 2013

We just caught up with Adam Frank at BKLYN Designs, and we’re very excited to share his newest and arguably coolest design yet – the LUCID Mirror. …

Recycle an Old T-Shirt Into a Produce Grocery Bag (DIY Tutorial)

Produce mesh bags are the new reusable shopping totes, but why buy when you can make your own for next to nothing? Delia Randall of Delia Creates …

Kinetic Energy Floors Convert Sweet Dance Moves into Electricity

Kinetic floors have been used to harvest energy in sports fields and running tracks, and now the idea is going to the nightclub! Energy Floors has …

Brilliant Energy-Generating JF-Kit House is Powered by People!

The Jane Fonda Kit House -- aka JF-Kit -- is an experimental home of the future that explores ways people can produce their own household energy …