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How The Andes House’s Ensamble Project Uses Hardboard to Create Workspaces

Hardboard is a wooden fiberboard that is produced by compression at high temperatures, making a smooth and uniform surface. It is known for being …

40 Years of Data Says Organic Farming Can Feed the World

Solving the problem of world hunger sustainably is possible, according to a new study released by Washington State University. The study surveyed 40 …

Arms, Agribusiness, Finance and Fossil Fuels: The Four Horsemen of the Neoliberal Apocalypse | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

Featured image: From the poster for the 1962 film ‘Les Quatre Cavaliers de l’Acopalypse’. Photo: CartelesCine via Flickr (CC BY-NC-SA)<p><i>The world is in</i> …

Why are we still losing so much rainforest in Indonesia? A hypothesis

Two years ago, Wilmar, the biggest palm oil company in the world, made a commitment to halt deforestation. That set the dominoes tumbling: Other …

GMOs haven’t delivered on their promises — or risks

Arriving home after work a few summers ago, agricultural economist Matin Qaim found several disturbing messages on his home phone. A study by Qaim …

'If the world ends in 2100, we’re probably OK'

Two scientists take the long view on climate change.<p>There’s a myopia in the climate discourse today.<p>“Everyone is focused on what happens by 2100. But that’s only 2 generations from today. It’s like: If the world ends in 2100 we’re probably OK!” says Professor Richard Zeebe of the University of …

Climate Change This Week: The New Coal, Hot Water, Clean Energy Justice, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.<p><i>When we harm forests, we harm ourselves.</i><p><b>Unique Giraffe Beetle</b>, another biodiversity wonder, is threatened as Madagascar's forests continue to be destroyed. <i>Wikipedia</i><p><b>OO International Embargo On Exports Of Precious Woods Extended</b> - by the …

A Weapon Against Climate Change May Be Right Under Our Feet

Healthy soil may play a huge role in mitigating global warming and helping us adapt to it.<p>Scientists battling to slow climate change and cope with its effects are harnessing an overlooked, yet potentially powerful partner -- one that happens to be right beneath our feet.<p>Soil, they say, is critical …

The Toxic Agriculture of Monsanto and Big Agribusiness

Based on the results on his farm in Gujarat, Indian farmer and campaigner Bhaskar Save demonstrated that by using traditional methods, his yields …

The Best BBQ Restaurants In America, According To TripAdvisor

It's bacon-wrapped EVERYTHING season, y'all.<p>TripAdvisor has announced its annual lineup of the best barbecue restaurants in America, based on traveler reviews and ratings.<p>The top 10 includes restaurants with smoky-sweet stacks of slow-cooked ribs, ooey-gooey macaroni and even a bacon-covered …

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Don't touch that dial: meet the engineer behind pop's biggest hits

Standing out as one of the only women in a male-dominated industry, Emily Lazar is the engineer behind the sound of everyone from Björk to the Killers. Mona Lalwani sits down with her<p>The walls of The Lodge studio are lined with classic platinum records and music memorabilia. A David Bowie poster …

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Five Social Media Predictions for 2015

As we kick off the New Year, here are five trends in social media that are worth paying attention to, (as discussed on Jan 5, 2015 at the CES Digital Hollywood panel I moderated):<p><b>1) Technology Trumps Segmentation</b><p>In 2015, segmentation will become 'old school', in lieu of technology that gets to know …

These Are The Charlie Hebdo Cartoons That Terrorists Thought Were Worth Killing Over

Gunfire broke out Wednesday in an attack at the offices of French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo, leaving 12 dead, including four prominent cartoonists.<p>Known for its caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad, as well as critical depictions of Catholics, Jews and French politicians, the magazine regularly …

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

Looking to the year 2039, her book includes interviews with a dozen well-known futurists on everything from brain research to the future of cities …

2015 Gardening Trend Predictions

Drumroll please! As we jump into a new year, it’s a North Coast Gardening tradition to take a wild and sometimes partially-accurate stab at guessing …

3 Steps to Create MAGIC in 2015

The new year is here. It is a point in time where many of us stop, reflect on the past year and see what changes could be made in the new year to make the next year better than the previous one.<p>Here are three steps to consider if you want to create MAGIC in the new year.<p><b>Step 1: Commit</b><p>Time seems to …

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4 Cocktails Made From Hangover Cures

We suggest you ignore the dietitians and combine booze with your favorite hangover-busting cures, just like in these kick-ass cocktails.<p>Credit: Andy Kryza<p>By: Andy Kryza and Dave Shenaut<p>Everybody's got their go-to hangover cure, whether it's coconut water, greasy diner food, or just watching <i>She's</i> …

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10 Foods You Should Resolve To Eat More Of In 2015

Let this year be the most delicious one yet.<p>Each year, millions of people make New Year's resolutions that revolve around food. The only problem is that most of those resolutions are focused on keeping foods <i>out</i> of their lives, when really they should be focused on getting more foods <i>into</i> their diets.<p>…

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7 of the Craziest Predictions for the Future, From the Past

Back in 1992, in a special issue of TIME devoted to predicting what to expect in the new millennium, writer Lance Morrow waxed philosophical about …

Did a Real-Life Alchemist Inspire Frankenstein?

Mary Shelley is sometimes called the mother of science fiction for concocting the tale of a lab-made man who becomes a monster — but she may have had …

Historic RCA Studio A Saved From Demolition

Today saw a happy ending to a story that’s galvanized passionate responses from musicians the likes of Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl — the fight to …

Watch Public Radio's Best In-Studio Performances Of 2014

Every year, public radio stations across the nation invite musicians of all stripes to perform live in their studios. When these sessions are captured on video, they invite us to experience the intimate energy the artists bring to a small-scale live performance.<p>We asked some of our station partners …

Why String Theory Still Offers Hope We Can Unify Physics

In October 1984 I arrived at Oxford University, trailing a large steamer trunk containing a couple of changes of clothing and about five dozen …