Heather Dolman

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25 Stylish and Fun Hammocks for Lazy Summer Days

The dog days of summer have arrived. A scorching heat wave melted the faces off Northeasterners this week, and record temperatures are being set …

Surreal Structures Perched on Hillside Like Living Creatures

It’s hard to argue with Moon Hoon’s assertion that architecture is alive when his own structures, one equipped with bull’s horns and another seeming …

For First Time, Astronomers Read Exoplanet's Color

Astronomers have determined that an alien planet is blue like Earth.<p><b>A giant gaseous planet that's orbiting a star 63 light-years away is a deep cobalt blue that's reminiscent of Earth's color as seen from space, scientists say, marking the first time an exoplanet's true color has been …

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Relief at last: 'Complete reversal' in weather pattern promises cooler temperatures for many

The weather pattern that left much of the United States sweltering in the last week was in reversal on Sunday bringing cooling rainfall and even thunderstorms to swathes of the country, the Weather Channel reported.<p>The cooler weather also raises the risk of severe thunderstorms throughout the week, …

Families of Asiana crash victims hire law firm

Families of three Chinese teens killed in the Asiana Flight 214 crash landing at San Francisco International Airport have hired lawyers.<p>Thee San Francisco Chronicle reported Saturday that the Chinese families retained a New York firm to represent them.<p>One of the victims, 16-year-old Ye Meng Yuan, …

Crews recover body of climber who fell to death on Colorado mountain

A helicopter crew recovered the body Sunday of a mountain climber who apparently fell to his death on Colorado's notorious Capitol Peak, authorities said.<p>The man's body was located Saturday afternoon about 12,300 feet up the north face of the 14,130-foot peak in the Elk Mountains west of Aspen, the …

W.H.: Knox College first in series of economic speeches

President Barack Obama's appearance at Knox College on Wednesday will mark the first in another series of economic speeches focused on middle class, the White House said Sunday.<p>The addresses, to be delivered over the next several weeks, will include both new and previously released proposals on …

3D printing will explode in 2014, thanks to the expiration of key patents

Here’s what’s holding back 3D printing, the technology that’s supposed to revolutionize manufacturing and countless other industries: patents. In February 2014, key patents that currently prevent competition in the market for the most advanced and functional 3D printers will expire, says Duann …

3D Printing