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World Cup 2018: The 10 Best Matches of the Group Stage

Another benchmark on the road to World Cup 2018 was reached today, as the draw was released in what was a bizarre ceremony at the Kremlin. We're …

Soccer

Cuyler Smith Solo Art Show Featuring 40 Sports Trading Cards of Fictitious Athletes From Movies

<i>Trading Cards 2</i> is an upcoming solo art show by Cuyler Smith at Gallery1988 (East) in Los Angeles featuring his all new illustrations of 40 sports …

South Australia to get $1bn solar farm and world's biggest battery

A huge $1bn solar farm and battery project will be built and ready to operate in South Australia’s Riverland region by the end of the year.<p>Elon Musk, meet Port Augusta: four renewable energy projects ready to go<p>Read more<p>The battery storage developer Lyon Group says the system will be the biggest of …

Renewable Energy

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Discovery could dramatically boost efficiency of perovskite solar cells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Scientists from the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have discovered a possible secret to dramatically …

Disrupting Solar

In the next 20 years, between 50 percent to 100 percent of the world's energy production could come from solar.<p>Today, the global oil and natural gas industry is about a $4 trillion business.<p>It's big money, and in the U.S., 67 percent of the electricity generated in 2015 was from fossil fuels (coal, …

30 years later: A 360º look at Chernobyl

Post from RICOH THETA. - Spherical Image - RICOH THETA<p><i>Sean Gallup/Getty Images</i><p>CHERNOBYL NUCLEAR POWER STATION, Ukraine (AP) — Thirty years after the world's worst nuclear accident, the Chernobyl power plant is surrounded by both desolation and clangorous activity, the sense of a ruined past and a …

Nuclear Energy

Why the US Is Buying Up So Many UK Artificial Intelligence Companies

DeepMind, SwiftKey, VocalIQ—Does the UK need to worry about a brain drain in artificial intelligence?<p>Autonomy, DeepMind, SwiftKey, VocalIQ. Each are British artificial intelligence and machine learning startups bought by US tech giants—HP, Google, Microsoft, and Apple, respectively.<p>And they're …

US agency reaches 'holy grail' of battery storage sought by Elon Musk and Gates

A US government agency says it has attained the “holy grail” of energy – the next-generation system of battery storage, that has has been hotly pursued by the likes of Bill Gates and Elon Musk.<p>Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (Arpa-E) – a branch of the Department of Energy – says it …

Clean Energy

There is a 'game changer' technology on Wall Street and people keep confusing it with bitcoin

Goldman Sachs says the technology "has the potential to redefine transactions" and can change "everything."<p>JPMorgan last month announced it was launching a trial project with the blockchain startup led by its former executive, Blythe Masters.<p>Her company, Digital Asset Holdings, has secured funding …

NSA director: 'Encryption is foundational to the future'

While the US government continues to argue the pros and cons of encryption, one official is actually defending the practice. NSA director Admiral Mike Rogers said Thursday encryption is "foundational to the future," and that we're wasting our time debating its use. Rather than arguing whether or …

Serious birth defect on the rise, CDC researchers say

<b>(CNN) —</b> An increasing number of babies are being born with a serious birth defect, gastroschisis, and it's got scientists concerned.<p>The condition causes the intestines, and sometimes organs such as the liver and stomach, to poke through a newborn's abdomen near the belly button. It needs to be …

Pregnancy

Sustainable kettle brews up a Kickstarter storm

Aiming to save power and water, the Miito induction kettle is now seeking crowdfunding to bring it to market.<p>Sleek, chic and streamlined: that's the James Dyson Award-winning Miito, a new kind of kettle that looks nothing like a kettle at all. The rod-and-plate ensemble uses induction technology to …

The $20 headphone makeover

The Audiophiliac checks out Brainwavz' HM5 replacement ear pads for AKG, Audio Technica, NAD, Sony and other full-size headphones.<p>I found these extra plush Brainwavz HM5 Replacement Memory Foam Earpads produced a huge comfort upgrade for some Audio Technica, NAD and Sony over-the-ear headphones. …

Audiophile

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