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Elon Musk: These Are the 5 Most Important Problems We Need to Solve

In a new interview, Elon Musk identifies genetics, AI, and brain bandwidth as three areas in which today’s youth can have the biggest impact on the …

Neil deGrasse Tyson

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

Minimalism

KRUGMAN: 'The European project ... has just been dealt a terrible, perhaps fatal blow.'

And New York Times columnist and Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman thinks we could be watching the "European project" dissolve before our eyes.<p>In a blog post on Sunday afternoon, Krugman writes that, "The European project — a project I have always praised and supported — has just been dealt a terrible, …

Europe

The solution to feeding the world's growing population doesn't require any sunlight or soil

According to Philips, the answer may be indoor farms that grow plants with LEDs. The company has recently opened its GrowWise City indoor farm in the Netherlands, and the facility has the potential to revolutionize the way we cultivate food, and maybe even solve world hunger issues.<p>At the …

Aquaponics

14 hacks that will make your visit to Disney World way better

The Florida theme park is open year round, however some specific attractions and rides close every so often for renovations.<p>Within Disney World there are a total of four theme parks: the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Disney's Animal Kingdom.<p>There are also two water parks: …

Walt Disney Company

6 ways the Tesla Powerwall is changing the energy landscape

Elon Musk has been working hard to drive widespread adoption of solar power through Tesla Motors and SolarCity. With growing car sales at Tesla and …

Articles about modern shipping container home san francisco on Dwell.com - Dwell

Two San Francisco art and travel addicts overhauled a loft—and customized a pair of shipping containers—to accommodate their...<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Mention San Francisco and you might stir up images of steep streets lined with colorful and …

San Francisco

Soon you’ll be able to stick iBeacons on anything

Estimote makes iBeacons in little polygon shapes with cool colors and custom designs. Designed to communicate over low-energy Bluetooth, Estimote Beacons can be used to alert nearby smartphones of a specific deal when they enter a shop, for example.<p>But what if different items for sale in that shop …

Best Smart Lights for Your Home

<i>Best overall:</i> Hue White and Color Ambiance A19 Starter Kit<p>The Hue White and Color Ambiance Starter Kit comes with everyone you need to get the basic …

Home Automation

If You Haven’t Tried Flowboard Yet, Today’s Big Update Provides An Excellent Reason

This is Flowboard‘s second significant update since the app’s April launch, and like the first, brings meaty upgrades. In this case, the big news is that the app now gives you the ability to embed YouTube clips and PDFs in your digital publication, and thankfully adds a way to undo you last …

Apple Could Be Working on an Answer to Google Now

Google Now. It's a killer piece of software. It's available on iOS, but it's even better on Android devices where it can run as more of a …