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Why More Veterans Should Start Companies | Inc.com

Strict discipline, an unparalleled world perspective and focused problem-solving tactics: These are a few of the skills that make veterans ideal entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, too few them are putting those skills to use in the business world.<p>Despite generous federal incentives, fewer veterans are …

Spectator Cooler Chair

There's nothing I want more after traipsing through the whirling dust and scorching sun of a summer festival than a seat, a cold beer, and maybe one …

FRP vs Steel, Aluminum, Wood, Compare To Traditional Building Materials

How FRP Compares<p>Wood rots. Steel rusts. Aluminum dents. Fiberglass reinforced plastic lasts. Traditional building materials have their place. But for …

Home Improvement

Obama authorises air strikes on Isis to help Iraqis besieged on mountain

Barack Obama has authorised targeted air strikes against Islamic militants in Iraq, as the US military began an airborne operation to bring relief to thousands of minority Iraqis driven to a grim, mountain-top refuge.<p>Describing the threats against stranded Yazidi refugees as holding the potential …

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How an unfussy, nearly zero-energy family home in Santa Cruz, California, wound up with hay bales in the walls, a...<p>Green Orchard, the home Paul Archer designed for his parents outside Bristol, England, sows the seeds of an active retirement.<p>It’s become increasingly common to hear the term“zero …

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Solar panels have a reputation as being unsightly, but this U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon show home sheds the...<p>South Asia is a region known for producing beautiful handmade rugs which are sold all over the world.<p>Have you ever woken up on the couch with the lights on when you for sure …

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As demands rise for sustainability and affordability in residential housing, many academic institutions are racing to hold an...<p>For some, living “green” is all about making a statement. But for Petz Scholtus, it boils down to common sense.<p>Adapted for the Australian climate, the eco-friendly, …

Articles about green details on Dwell.com - Dwell

Carver + Schicketanz Architects’ eco-friendly renovation earned this mid-century-modern home LEED Platinum certification and...<p>Few feelings equal the rush of shopping in the center of the universe with cold hard cash—–or credit—–burning a hole in the...<p>Design pared to the bone is a high-risk …

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When plans for a prefab home flopped, Rian and Melissa Jorgensen were introduced to Jonathan Feldman of Feldman Architecture,...<p>Designer Jennifer Siegal’s own house is a modest 1920s Spanish bungalow on the leeward side of busy Lincoln Boulevard in Venice,...<p>A few weeks ago I attended a press event …

Air Force faces turbulent times

WASHINGTON — Demand for Air Force spy planes, fighters and bombers from Eastern Europe to the Far East is spiking, and top generals say they're scrambling to meet commanders' needs as they struggle with shrinking budgets and keeping old planes flying.<p>Juggling those tasks comes as Air Force brass …

Geography in the News: Geocaching

Changing Planet<p><i>By Neal Lineback and Mandy Lineback Gritzner, Geography in the NewsTM</i><p><b>Geocaching: Geography in the Hunt</b><p>A new kind of hunter is lurking in our woods and parks, in our parking lots and shopping malls. This hunter is called a <i>geocacher</i> and is usually part of a team (most likely his or her …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Atheer and Meta Want You to Touch Your Apps in Midair

Touchscreens have become <i>so</i> 2007, the wearable computing crowd chants. The next big thing for how we interact with our technology, they say, might be …