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Comfortable Airplane Travel: 25 Products To Take on Your Next Flight

Long flights stuck in economy seating are not the most comfortable. With a few practical airplane products it can make flying much more enjoyable.The …

Shopping

3 Yoga Breathing Exercises to Remedy Everything From Fatigue to Stress

Breathing may be the most innate, natural thing we do, and yet it is so often overlooked as a part of our general well-being. Our breath has the …

11 Little Ways to Know If You’re Fit

You take breaks hauling groceries and can't touch your toes. But you kill it in cycling class, and the scale number has stayed pretty steady for a …

Rhode Island

Get any temporary tattoo in seconds with this printer

'Prinker' is a temporary tattoo printer that uses cosmetic grade ink to apply a design on to your skin in seconds. The company says the tattoo can …

50 million-dollar business ideas you can launch for cheap (or even free)

It’s no longer taboo for people to ditch the daily 9-to-5 grind and start their own business. In fact, it’s beyond easy starting a business for …

Small Business

Report: Fossil fuel companies face big loses as world transitions to low-carbon economy

Thirty percent of investments planned by oil and gas majors over the next decade could be wasted if the world economy retools to cap global warming at two degrees Celsius, researchers warned Wednesday.<p>The two-degree target is the cornerstone of the 196-nation Paris Agreement, inked in 2015. …

Lyft is getting a big boost from Uber's struggles

Even as Uber's market share shrinks, more people are taking more rides with Lyft. And the smaller ride-hailing company, known for its pink mustache symbol, is seeing more people openly identify as Lyft customers.<p>Among them: Lisa Jackson, Apple's vice president of environment, policy and social …

Philly commits to 100 percent renewable energy by 2035

The City of Philadelphia is doubling down after the White House’s decision to reject the Paris climate accord<p>Weeks after Mayor Jim Kenney joined hundreds of other mayors across the country denouncing the White House’s move to reject the Paris climate accord, Philadelphia announced today that it has …

The midlife health checklist: how to maximise your wellbeing in your 40s and beyond

There is no louder wake up call than crossing the threshold into middle age. Turning 40, according to cancer specialist Dr David Agus, is when we begin to question our mortality and take stock of our sedentary, desk-bound lives – and rightly so, given that in our fourth decade we put on weight more …

France's new president vows to fortify EU, revamp politics

PARIS (AP) — In ceremonies marked by youthful optimism and old-world Napoleonic pomp, Emmanuel Macron swept into office Sunday as France's new …

France

Mumbai society opts for solar power, aims to save Rs 5 lakh a year

Thsi residential complex in Mulud (West), Mumbai, has planted a solar plant to generate electricity and aims to save Rs 5 lakh a year

Hanover Becomes First New Hampshire Town to Commit to 100% Renewables

The town of Hanover, New Hampshire voted Tuesday night to establish a goal of transitioning to 100 percent clean and renewable energy by 2050. The …

EGEB: A million in LA County ditching utility, lobbyists, theoretical solar efficiency limit approached, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news</i><p>A million people in LA County might ditch their utility and investors are scared – They’re <i>not</i> going off grid, but instead are joining a CCA. <i>California Assembly Bill 117 of 2002</i> …

Elon Musk: Tesla's Solar Roofs Will Be Cheaper Than Regular Roofs & Have "Infinity Warranty"

by Jolene Creighton May 10, 2017 Earth & Energy 406188<p>A Notable Announcement<p>Elon Musk announced via Twitter that orders would begin May 10th, 2017 …

Tesla's new solar roof looks expensive — but it could actually make you money

We knew it wasn't going to be cheap, but Tesla has provided potential customers with a calculator to get a sense of how much an installation for their homes would cost — and how much it will actually return to their pocketbooks, long term.<p>First, you have to think about roofs, which Tesla CEO Elon …

Tesla

Tesla opens up preorders for its solar roof

A 2,000-square-foot home with solar roof would cost $50,000 to install<p>Tesla has started taking preorders for its “solar roof,” the tile-sized solar panels that the company announced back in October 2016. According to the company, the “typical” customer in the US can expect to pay $21.85 per square …

New Device Cleans Air, Produces Energy, Runs On Light

Turns out, air pollution is good for something — making energy.<p>Belgian researchers have developed a device that runs on light, cleans the air and …

Indian solar power prices hit record low, undercutting fossil fuels

Wholesale solar power prices have reached another record low in India, faster than analysts predicted and further undercutting the price of fossil fuel-generated power in the country.<p>The tumbling price of solar energy also increases the likelihood that India will meet – and by its own predictions, …

Tesla is opening Solar Roof orders today, starting with black smooth and textured tiles

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced this morning that the company will open orders for the first solar roof tiles today:<p>It will start with the Black glass smooth tiles and the textured glass tiles. Other styles will follow next year.<p>The news comes as the company confirmed last week that it plans to start …

How Running a Marathon Puts Your Body Through Hell

Over thirty thousand runners began the Boston Marathon this morning in Hopkinton, MA, some having trained and run for years to get to this point. …

The Eco-Friendly Hacks for People Who Don't Want to Give Up Everything

<b>Next up: three Netflix documentaries that will make you want to be more eco-friendly.</b>

Star Trek’s “tricorder” medical scanner just got closer to becoming a reality

Throughout the myriad voyages of the crews of the Starship Enterprise, medical officers always carried with them a futuristic little device, about the size of a cellphone, that allowed them to diagnose any ailment—alien or otherwise. Just by waving the device, called a tricorder, over the patient’s …

Medical Technology

At Versailles Palace, An American Looks For Clues To Family History

When Maureen Hargrave, a 71-year-old American who lives in San Diego, wrote an email to the chateau of Versailles in January, she wasn't sure she would hear back.<p>"I went to the Versailles website," she says, "and pulled down the link, and just wrote, 'On December 16th, 1944, [Pearlie] Hargrave, my …

4 Things You Didn't Know About Canadian Solar Inc.

Canadian Solar may not be quite the company you think.<p><b>Canadian Solar Inc</b> (NASDAQ:CSIQ) is one of the biggest and most well-known solar manufacturers …

Trump officials tell Russia to drop its support for Syria’s Assad

Officials in the Trump administration on Sunday demanded that Russia stop supporting the Syrian government or face a further deterioration in its relations with the United States.<p>Signaling the focus of talks that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is set to have in Moscow this week, officials said …

Russia

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Lawmakers praise Syria strike, want more consultation from White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> House and Senate lawmakers generally supported President Donald Trump's decision to strike against the Syrian government Thursday night, but cautioned Trump against unilaterally starting another war in the Middle East without first consulting Congress.<p>A pair of defense hawks -- …

Middle East

Elizabeth Warren and Trump agree on one thing: Break up the banks

Elizabeth Warren is renewing her crusade to break up Wall Street banks and is allying herself with President Trump.<p>The progressive Massachusetts senator reintroduced a bill this week with three other senators, including Republican John McCain, to shrink big U.S. banks.<p>She wants to restore a …

This Is a Self-Made Millionaire's Response to "I Can't Afford to Save Money"

Saving money is probably one of the most difficult (and least fun) parts of being a self-sufficient adult. Not only is this practical financial …