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PVSolar Report: Top 10 Solar Stories For 2013

At PV Solar Report, we’re thankful every day for the free energy that falls on us from the sky. For Thanksgiving, we thought we’d take a moment to …

PULSE Jump Rope — Electricity Generating Jump Rope Developed For Off-Grid Power

What do you say to the idea of a jump rope that can harness your movement to charge small electronic devices? Cool? Impractical? Useful?<p>Well, …

The smart money is on renewable energy

Fossil fuel cheerleaders take note: Renewable energy ain’t going nowhere — and it may prove to be the better bet in the long run.<p>By 2030, renewables …

Fossil Fuels

Five charts that explain the great energy shift

The United States is undergoing the greatest revolution in energy production in decades thanks to the shale gas boom and the rise of renewable energy.<p>…

9 Signs That Americans Will See Solar Power Everywhere Within The Decade

It's another sign that, as we've recently discussed, solar is booming.<p>The main reason is China, which has so thoroughly flooded the global market with cheap parts that today, Europe slapped them with a new tariff.<p>As Bloomberg's Bruce Einhorn wrote last yea r, "China's solar panel industry has …

Life Extension Magazine

Nutrition, Hormones, Anti-Aging Supplements, And More<p><i>Life Extension</i> Magazine® is our monthly publication. Life Extension customers receive the …

Aging

The Stadiums of Rio: Why They Are Not Yet Ready for the Olympics

When Rio de Janeiro bid to host the 2016 Olympics, it cited as a trump card the experience and infrastructure the city had gathered in hosting the …

Galeão Airport in Rio Set For Improvements | The Rio Times

By Leo Byrne, Contributing Reporter<p>RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The government wants to expand and modernize Rio de Janeiro’s Galeão–Antonio Carlos Jobim …

Brazil

High Homocysteine | Earlier Mortality | Life Extension

High homocysteine linked with frailty and earlier mortality in men<p><b>Tuesday, April 2, 2013.</b> An article published online in <i>The Journals of Gerontology</i> …

Special Report: How to Get a Good Night's Sleep Naturally

Maylin Rodriguez-Paez,<p>Contrary to popular opinion, a good night’s sleep is <b>not</b> a luxury. In fact, seven to eight hours of sleep a night are <i>essential</i> …

Brazil Economy, Get Ready For The Correction

If not for China, Brazil would be the worst performing BRIC. Over the last 12 months, the MSCI Brazil (EWZ) has been beat down handedly by other emerging economies too, including South Africa, Turkey, Mexico, Colombia and Indonesia.<p>The economy grew 0.9% in 2012. By the rate things are going now, …

The Completely Outrageous Cost Of Living In Brazil

The Brazilian real is now considered by some to be the world's most overvalued currency, meaning that daily life in the country has become incredibly expensive, according to a recent article in the <i>Wall Street Journal.</i><p>Price tags on everything from cans of Coca Cola to apartments are suddenly higher …

Chega a R$ 1 bilhão o total de investimento no Parque Tecnológico do Rio | Agência Brasil

Nielmar de Oliveira <i><br>Repórter da Agência Brasil</i><p>Rio de Janeiro - Inaugurado em 2003 com o objetivo de estimular a interação entre a universidade - …

Why DHEA May Be the Best-Validated Anti-Aging Supplement - page 1

A review of the published scientific literature reveals that DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) may be the best-validated anti-aging supplement currently …

Medical Research

Galeão poderá ser o 1º aeroporto do país com três pistas

BRASÍLIA - O governo quer transformar o Galeão em um dos principais aeroportos do país, ampliando a capacidade de 15 milhões para 70 milhões de …

Brazil – Australia Dialogue

Sao Paulo<p>In 2012, the President of Brazil, Her Excellency, Dilma Rousseff and Prime Minister of Australia, Her Excellency, the Hon Julia Gillard MP …

World Economy