Ira Steele

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For Designers: Color Trends To Watch Out For That Are Becoming Popular In 2016

<b>To help you</b> keep up with the color trends of 2016, Creative Market has explored the different industries, from advertising, print, decor and fashion, …

Rose Quartz

The developing world faces a silent killer. Could a $1 solar light help?

Every day at around 6pm, 40 families living in a remote corner of Andhra Pradesh in southeast India – a 6km walk from the nearest road – would be swallowed by darkness. With no access to electricity, sunset was a non-negotiable curfew – going outside was dangerous, people couldn’t cook and children …

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

Why Some People Are Great Leaders, and Others Are Not | Inc.com

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>"The First 90 Days" is a series about how to make 2016 a year of breakout growth for your business. Let us know how you're making the first 90 days count by joining the conversation on social media with the hashtag #Inc90Days.​</i><p>Many people call themselves a leader--but many of them …

Union members walk out of Tesla's Gigafactory over dispute

Some 100 workers at Tesla’s Gigafactory walked out in protest recently after learning that a contractor on the site is using workers from outside the …

What You're Eating May Be Jacking Up Your Face

That late-night chocolate bar or extra glass of Merlot may have some remarkably unpleasant effects, says one expert.<p>Before your reach for that second cookie (a pour another glass of wine), consider this: Your diet may be affecting more than your weight and health, it could be ruining your skin too. …

Tesla And Energy Storage: The Race To Power The Future

What if there were a way to modernize the nation’s energy grid while also helping bolster renewable energy production? According to Tesla’s innovative mastermind, Elon Musk, the development of massive batteries, which store energy produced from renewable resources, could become a reality within the …

Clean Energy

5 strange products to help you avoid airline baggage fees

Slide 1 of 7<p>This holiday season, carrying a bag onto a plane could be more costly — or banned altogether.<p>Counterterrorism officials in the U.S. and …

Kit: Multi-Day Hiking

It doesn’t take much to pack for a day hike: throw on a coat, pull on your boots and tuck a beanie in your back pocket in case the weather turns …

The 'Smartest' Cities in the World

<i>by John Wogan, CNTraveler.com</i><p>A few visionary communities around the world are leading a revolution in "smart" urban planning. They're incorporating technology and environmentally friendly practices on a scale rarely seen before. Here, some prototypes of cities of the future. Plus: from Barcelona to …

California's top experiences

From towering redwood forests in foggy Northern California to perfectly sun-kissed surf beaches in the south, this 'Golden State' alongside the Pacific simply begs to be explored.<p>Come for the landscape, stay for the sensational meals, and glimpse the future in the making on America's creative coast.<p>…

Why You Should Visit Valencia Instead of Barcelona

When you think of Spain, you likely envision Barcelona. Maybe your mind leaps instead to the beaches of Mallorca or Ibiza.<p>Here's another option that combines the best of those two options: Valencia.<p>We spent 3 days in this coastal city just a short train ride south from Barcelona or north from …

Northern lights display near Galena, Alaska. (Photo: Chris McLennan) http://t.co/TlKd8UbfiP