Jason Ho

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Almost a third of new U.S. electricity came from solar last year

Solar power crashed its way onto the U.S. power grid last year and is now fundamentally changing the makeup of how energy is being produced and …

Singapore named the world's most expensive city

<b>Singapore has topped 131 cities globally to become the world's most expensive city to live in 2014, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).</b><p>The city's strong currency combined with the high cost of running a car and soaring utility bills contributed to Singapore topping the list.<p>It is …

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Siri Hits the Road in a Ferrari, Thanks to Apple’s CarPlay

If you mashed up the empathetic operating system from the movie "Her" and the crime fighting car from the TV show "Knight Rider," you might get …

Oscars 2014: Red Carpet Arrivals

See what the stars wore the moment they hit the red carpet. Plus, see our edit of the 100 best red carpe<p>See what the stars wore the moment they hit the red carpet. Plus, see our edit of the 100 best red carpet gowns of all time.

31 Insanely Clever Remodeling Ideas For Your New Home

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Super-large-scale solar installations are surging in the US

Don’t write Big Solar off yet. With the plunge in photovoltaic panel prices, US utilities that once enthusiastically signed deals for massive solar power plants to be built in the desert began to favor small installations deployed near cities that don’t require the construction of …

Solar Power

US Senate leaders upbeat on debt deal

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1019000/1019205_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534422394_e25d2713beac240f1cb8b5de770b49da<p><b>US Senate leaders have expressed optimism after a flurry of negotiations on raising the federal debt ceiling to avert a potentially disastrous …

Affordable Care Act

So what the heck is wearable tech, anyway?

Deep in a dimly lit audience in New York City, I sat watching a presenter show a slide reading, "Challenges for High Performance Wearable Solutions."<p>Of all the challenges listed -- battery life, processor power, connectivity, developing compelling applications -- one was left out: who, exactly, …

The Best New Buildings Of The Year

The festival took place October 2nd - 4th at Singapore's Marina Bay Sands, which was also once a WAF Award-winning design.<p>These 29 incredible designs were winners in their respective categories, which included Housing, Villa, and Office. Among the winners are repurposed public spaces, brand-new …

What Sound Does A Fox Really Make?

A Norwegian dance-pop song called "The Fox" asks the question: the cow goes moo, the duck goes quack, but what sound does the fox make? We have the answer!<p>A music video from a Norwegian duo called Ylvis is primed to, as the<p>kidsmarketers say, "go viral," because it is catchy and weird and foreign …

Then + Now: Machu Picchu

Hiram Bingham first set eyes on Machu Picchu in 1911. Though he did not discover the striking citadel in the clouds (locals, many of whom served as Bingham’s guides, had known its whereabouts for centuries), he intended to reveal it to the world.<p>That chance came when the National Geographic Society …

A man feeding swans in the snow

Photographer Marcin Ryczek captured a man feeding swans and ducks on a snowy riverbank in Poland.<p>Check out more of Marcin Rycek’s work by visiting …

Birds

Week in Photos: April 6, 2013

Lens<p>From One World Trade Center’s view to a man’s last smoke in Kuwait, see the week’s most striking images.<p>04.06.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Getty, AP, Getty

Twitter / Account Suspended

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