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A Data Team Tied To Trump's Campaign Has A Pretty Unusual Past

A data company tied to President Donald Trump’s campaign once pushed to suppress voter turnout in an overseas election and its CEO was an “image consultant” for an Indonesian president facing allegations of corruption.<p>The London-based SCL Group is the parent company of Cambridge Analytica, which …

Donald Trump

Trump risks 'war' with Beijing if US blocks access to South China Sea, state media warns

Threats by Rex Tillerson, would-be secretary of state, to stop access to islands are ‘mish-mash of naivety and shortsightedness’, says China Daily<p>The US risks a “large-scale war” with China if it attempts to blockade islands in the South China Sea, Chinese state media has said, adding that if …

Vintage Volkswagen bus converted into solar electric camper

Impressive DIY right here<p>Today’s camper vans run the gamut, from the amphibious, to the luxurious, to the totally tricked out. A impressive new project from electric vehicle wizard Brett Belen shows how they can be super sustainable, too.<p>Belen, who’s previously created an electric golf cart and …

Green Design

How the Danish Cooperated to Build a Bicycle Superhighway

Getting the 22 municipalities involved to agree was not easy, but the outcome is revolutionary.<p>COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Each weekday morning here, hundreds of commuters in the municipality of Furesø get on their bikes for the one-hour ride into Copenhagen.<p>They can ride quite fast on the first stretch …

Our unique 'microbial aura' travels with us wherever we go

Every individual has a unique “microbial aura” that we spread constantly wherever we go, according to research published recently in the journal Science.<p>"Your bacterial community [is] a composite of all of the decisions and interactions you’ve ever made in your life. Unless you lived exactly the …

Humble spud poised to launch a world food revolution

In a small army field-hut Dr Arjen de Vos shows off his irrigation machine with pride. Pipes lead out to several acres of muddy field, where only a few stragglers from the autumn harvest of potatoes, salads, carrots and onions are left. The tubes are lined with copper to stop corrosion because – in …

Mysterious X-37B Space Plane Returns to Earth After Nearly Two Years

Space<p>No one seems to know much about the Air Force's X-37B secret space plane except that it appears to be working exactly as designed. The unmanned Boeing-built craft, which resembles a miniature space shuttle, returned to Earth on Friday after nearly two years — 674 days, to be exact — in space. …

Space Exploration

An Unconventional House with a Sliding Roof

Living in a glass house might sound tempting, but let’s be honest – it’s not that practical. Whether it’s too hot or too cold, there’s little to no …

Travel Website and App Design Concept by Kristian Hay

Wayfarer, a travel & discovery website and app concept.<p>Wayfarer is a hypothetical website and app concept, which provides an all-in-one travel …

Wallpaper of the Week - San Francisco Skyline

The wallpaper of this week is an illustration of the San Francisco skyline I created in illustrator a couple of weeks ago to practice a little bit. …

15 of nature's most awesome, must-see shows | CNN Travel

Loving Dad Creates Adorable Lunchbox Meals For His Two Children

<b>Loving parents</b> creating amazing lunchbox art get the thumbs-up around these quarters–just check out New York City-based lawyer Gamene and graphic …

Essential Mix - BBC Radio 1

A Fierce Green Fire | Timeline of Environmental Movement and History | American Masters | PBS

This timeline of key moments in environmental history and the environmental movement is adapted from Tom Turner’s chronology for <i>American Earth,</i> an …

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13 Gorgeous Travel Posters From 1930s Japan

These extremely rare, previously unseen travel posters make me want to travel back in time and visit a Japan of another era. These beautiful graphics …

Tabletop and Indoor Topiaries For An Added Charm

If you have been following our wonderful decor blog religiously, then you must have noticed a heavy focus on how to manipulate indoor plants and what …

Trend Alert: Colored Glass Accents

You may have noticed colored glass pieces popping up here and there. You’re not alone. This medium is quickly becoming one of the year’s hottest …

Suffer from migraines? Device worn on the head may prevent them

The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first medical device for preventing migraines. It's called Cefaly and works by stimulating nerves beneath the forehead.<p>Shaped like a tiara, the battery-powered device's electrode is positioned just above the patients' eyes. It delivers an electric …

Snail And Tortoise Sweaters Really Do Exist, And They're Surprisingly Adorable (PHOTOS)

Have you ever dreamt of dressing up your pet tortoise or snail? Now you can, and their outfits can be as creative as you want. A Christmas tree? Done. A cheeseburger? Of course! And how about a birthday candle? Definitely.<p>Katie Bradley, an avid tortoise rescuer, is the woman behind this cuteness. …

14 Musical Acts To Watch in 2014

There’s a lot of music out there and sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. That’s where we come in. From Nashville to Portland to Sweden — we …

Dad Illustrates the Darndest Things He’s Ever Said to His Kids

Video producer and father of four, Nathan Ripperger, has caught himself saying the darndest things to his kids. It’ just another day in the life of a …

Stunning And Amazing: Northern Lights Wow U.K.

The skies above the U.K. went crazy last night. Streaks of green and yellow layered themselves over the horizon, while swatches of red shimmered overhead. The intense aurora borealis was powered by the remnants of a strong solar flare that occurred earlier this week.<p>Britons who stayed up late last …

Articles about 8 light filled rooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

DWELL Your Rooms We Love OFFICIAL COMPETITION...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Las Vegas designer Logan …