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10 Simple DIY Landscaping Ideas for Your Home on the Cheap

As any seasoned landscaper or gardener can tell you, a home’s landscape is more than just a few haphazardly placed trees and shrubs. It requires …

Gardening

Fortnite Has Become the Instagram of Video Games

When Kylie Milligan met her boyfriend in their high school’s parking lot in May, she found him holding a sign that would be nearly incomprehensible …

Los Angeles

SiliconX: Scientists hail new alloy as missing ingredient for next-gen batteries

For years, scientists have seen silicon as a hugely promising material in the world of lithium-ion batteries. The primary reason for this is that …

Electric Vehicles

How 20-Year-Old Kylie Jenner Built A $900 Million Fortune In Less Than 3 Years

K<p>ylie Jenner sits at a dark-wood dining table at her mother’s home in Calabasas, California, flicking through display options for a forthcoming pop-up shop. The youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenner industrial complex needs to decide how to showcase products by her Kylie Cosmetics makeup …

Kylie Cosmetics

How a Failed Car Company Gave Rise to a Revolutionary New Battery

Fisker's solid-state battery powers electric vehicles--and drones and flying taxis.<p>Since Alessandro Volta created the first true battery in 1800, improvements have been relatively incremental. When it comes to phones and especially electric vehicles, lithium-ion batteries have resisted a slew of …

fisker

Parkinson’s disease may start in the gut and travel to the brain

WE HAVE been thinking about Parkinson’s disease all wrong. The condition may arise from damage to the gut, not the brain.<p>If the idea is correct, it …

Neuroscience

15 Simple DIY Outdoor Firewood Rack Ideas to Keep Your Wood Dry – Page 8

DIY

Physicists uncover why nanomaterial loses superconductivity

The struggle to keep drinks cold during the summer is a lesson in classical phase transitions. To study phase transitions, apply heat to a substance …

Magnetism

New world record for direct solar water-hydrogen splitting efficiency

Hydrogen will play a central role as a storage medium in sustainable energy systems. An international team of researchers has now succeeded in …

Clean Energy

Toshiba Claims To Achieve Breakthrough In Ultra Fast-Charge Battery

Researchers at Toshiba continue development on next-generation SCiB lithium-ion batteries, which could replace the current LTO chemistry used in …

Electric Vehicles

Shale Gas Revolution Is Just Getting Started

The shale gas revolution is turning ten years old and is apparently only just getting started.<p>A new report by the business information provider IHS Markit traces the remarkable rise of the shale gas in the United States over the past decade and projects that natural gas production will grow by …

Oil & Gas Industry

Amazon’s best-selling air fryer cooks up crispy food without clogging your arteries

If you’re looking to spice things up in your kitchen, there’s no better way to do it than with a Cozyna SAF-32 Digital Air Fryer. This 3.7-quart air …

Cooking

Researchers develop a new method for turning skin cells into pluripotent stem cells

Our bodies consist of many different kinds of cells, each with their own role. The Japanese scientist Shinya Yamanaka had made earlier the discovery, …

Stem Cells

Top oncologist to study effect of diet on cancer drugs

A groundbreaking clinical trial on whether diet could boost the effectiveness of cancer drugs is set to be launched by one of the world’s leading oncologists.<p>The work, led by Siddhartha Mukherjee at Columbia University Medical Center in New York, will investigate whether a high-fat, …

Cancer

Synthetic Diamonds Lead Princeton Team to Quantum Computing Breakthrough

Natural diamonds didn't work, so they made their own from scratch.<p>Storing quantum bits of information, or qubits, is a lot harder than storing …

Quantum Physics

For The First Time, Scientists Achieve 'Liquid Light' at Room Temperature

A Frankenstein mash-up of light and matter.<p>In June 2017, physicists achieved 'liquid light' at room temperature for the first time ever, making this …

Quantum Physics

No Air Conditioner Needed: These Buildings Cool Themselves

Bioclimatic design could go a long way toward reducing energy costs—and our carbon footprint.<p>The average temperature for June and July in Pomona, …

Green Living

EVs Alone Could Peak Oil Demand In The Late 2020s

Potential demand displacement from electric vehicles could peak oil demand sooner than expected, according to the latest research. In order to achieve global decarbonisation goals however, it’s going to be necessary to address other oil hungry sectors like aviation, shipping and …

Fossil Fuels

First solid-state lithium batteries to be used in drones this year

The very first semisolid lithium batteries will make their debut this year. Those initial batteries will be used inside drones, but the batteries …

Clean Energy

22 temporarily free and 35 on-sale apps and games to finish off June

Article Contents<p>We've come to the end of another week and another month. 2018 is almost half over, so it's all downhill from here, right? Doubtful, …

Apps

Where 3 Million Electric Vehicle Batteries Will Go When They Retire

The first batches of batteries from electric and hybrid vehicles are hitting retirement age, yet they aren’t bound for landfills. Instead, they’ll …

Energy Storage

Can 3D Printed Homes Solve the Urban Housing Crisis?

One company is pioneering a method to 3D print homes out of concrete that will reduce their waste and energy consumption, as well as their cost, by …

Housing

Sling TV reorganizes, will offer a new free tier and more on-demand content

The market of internet streaming TV is getting more and more competitive every day, but it’s pretty safe to say Sling TV kickstarted the entire …

Sling TV

Power-multiplying exoskeletons are slimming down for use on the battlefield

The technology has been long-anticipated by military commanders.<p>Dashing around a battlefield in the bulky robo-armor Tom Cruise wore in <i>Edge of Tomorrow</i> won't cut it in the real world. For starters, it’s way too big. And the energy required to power something that size—via a gas engine strapped to …

Tom Cruise

This Is the Most Misunderstood Concept in Renewable Energy

Power and energy are two different things, but they are often used interchangeably. Let's clear up the confusion once and for all.<p>Most people will …

Renewable Energy

Why More Americans Are Breaking $1 Million As One-Person Businesses

Searching for colorful napkins and cups to liven up their next bash, hosts all over the country turn to Party Innovations, a one-man internet store. The thriving shop enables Jeff Sadowsky, a New York City dad, to generate over $1 million in annual revenue per year.<p>When Sadowsky, a former computer …

Entrepreneurship

26 DIYs That'll Make You Look At Your Backyard And Say, "This Is Paradise"

Play with a giant Jenga set, grow greens out of a table, and hang up a bed sheet to swing from the trees.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 27 Things That'll Upgrade Your Backyard So You Never Want To Leave<p>• 21 Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Magical Freaking Oasis<p>• 21 Clever Ways To Build A Garden In A Small Space

Coconut

12 Outstanding DIY Planter Box Plans Designs and Ideas

1- A Simple Window DIY Planter Boxes<p>If you have a verandah, you could create a beautiful diy planter box with planks of wood.<p>Here are some brief …

DIY

Apple Was This Close To Retiring The Lightning Port, Claims New Report

As it turns out, Apple is pretty much preparing to remove the Lightning Port from its iPhone series.<p>Over the years, Apple has strangely developed a …

Mobile Technology

5 transformative energy technologies to watch

Global greenhouse emissions rose last year, an unwelcome development after they'd leveled off the 3 previous years and a clear call to action for the …

Renewable Energy