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Scientists turn old plastic bottles into fuel

<b>(CNN) —</b> Millions of tons of plastic garbage pollute our world. What if we could turn them into fuel instead?<p>That's the ambitious plan of a team of scientists from the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC) in China.<p>The technique involves …

Pollution

1 Small Cap Stock That Could Benefit from Microsoft Corporation's Booming Office 365 Business

Image source: Pixabay.<p>Demand for <b>Microsoft</b>'s Office 365 is surging. There are now more than 22 million consumers subscribing to Office 365, and 70 million workers using it monthly. That's great for Microsoft shareholders, but the Redmond tech giant isn't the only company that stands to</b> …

How to Play the Biotech Rally (IBB,GILD,LABD) | Investopedia

Biotech has enjoyed a rebound over the past month. With exchange-traded fund (ETF) iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology (IBB) making higher highs and higher …

Biotechnology

5 Stocks That Could Raise Their Dividends

Thesedividend streaks stretch back a long ways. Image source: National Fuel Gas.<p>A company that has a long history of annual dividend increases behind it is giving a signal to the market. It's a pretty simple one, too: Management and the board like the prospects for the company. Basically, a board …

Investing Basics: Diversification For Dummies

Surely you remember the “Dummies” series of self-help books. They had bright yellow-and-black covers and offered to explain complex ideas in simple terms. “A reference for the rest of us!” was the slogan on every book.<p>It’s a powerful message, one that led the series to bestseller status many times …

Investing

Get Paid While You Wait: 3 Top Big Pharma Dividend Stocks

Image source: Pfizer.<p>Many investors gravitate toward companies that pay dividends, and the best dividend stocks are those that have businesses that continually generate large amounts of free cash flow to return to investors. The pharmaceutical industry has been a stronghold for dividend investors …

Anti-Islamic State journalist murdered in Turkey

<b>An anti-Islamic State activist and filmmaker has been shot dead by assassins in broad daylight in Turkey.</b><p>Naji Jerf, 38, was shot with a silenced pistol in downtown Gaziantep, near the Syrian border, Turkish media reported.<p>Mr Jerf was the film director for Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently (RBSS), …

Middle East