Kerri Morse

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Producing Wind Energy In The Ocean, No Turbines In Sight

President Trump hates offshore wind turbines. Maybe he’ll like Accio’s innovative new way to generate energy from ocean winds.<p>Accio Energy gets its name from the Harry Potter series, where an “accio” spell summons something to a character (a broomstick, for instance). In the open ocean, Accio …

What we lose when we lose the world’s frogs

Amphibians survived the dinosaur extinction just fine. Why are they in peril now?<p>In September, a frog died in an Atlanta botanical garden. With it went an entire species never to hop along the Earth again. Biologists at Zoo Atlanta who’d looked after the frog for the past 12 years called him …

Biodiversity

Roots dig deep in fall, which is why it's the perfect season to plant

Listen up, SoCal gardeners: Fall — not spring — is the perfect time to be planting.<p>Perennials, the flowering plants that come back year after year, need cooler, wetter conditions to get established in their new homes. Planting in the fall lets them stretch their roots and settle in before facing …

You think this is a sonic boom – but it’s not

Awe-inspiring photographs of fast jets surrounded by a split-second shockwave aren’t evidence of a plane breaking the sound barrier. BBC Future looks at what causes them.<p>It’s an eye-catching sight that has been captured by photographers and camera crews time and again; a military jet sweeps in low …

Aviation

A California Home Built to be Sustainable & Energy Efficient

Spanning three levels and built on a hillside, this Mill Valley, California house was designed by Zack | de Vito Architecture + Construction to be …

Architecture

Meet NGC 4889, The Galaxy With A Black Hole The Size Of Our Solar System

It’s common for galaxies to have black holes at their center. In fact, our own galaxy has a pretty big one at the center. But nothing will quite prepare you for the size of NGC 4889, a galaxy with a black hole at the center nearly the size of our solar system.<p>Recently photographed by the Hubble, …

Apple's chip boss is so secretive that all the papers on his desk are turned upside down

Part of the reason Apple has been able to keep the details of its chipmaking under wraps is that the man who runs it, Johny Srouji, is great at keeping secrets, according to a profile of Srouji in Bloomberg.<p>The secrecy applies even to Srouji's office:<p>Srouji once invited his former Intel colleague, …

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Opulent Home in Jakarta Plays With Shapes, Textures

<b>DP+HS Architects</b> completed the design of a three-story residence in an affluent residential area in North Jakarta, Indonesia. Located on an irregular …

Modern Villa in Sweden Offers Panoramic Sea Views

Featuring panoramic views of the Stockholm Inlet, this modern villa in Sweden sits on a sloping three-quarter-acre lot and includes plenty of outdoor …

Architecture

Michael Moore: Flint Poisoning Is a 'Racial Crime'

The people of my hometown, Flint, Mich., are being poisoned. Let me not mince words: This is a racial crime. If it were happening in another country, …

Snorkeling

We're in the middle of the world's sixth mass extinction event — and may not be able to stop it

A new head-spinning research paper published this month in the journal Science Advances finds that a mass extinction is underway — the sixth of its kind in Earth's 4.5 billion year history.<p>Since the year 1900, 69 mammal species are believed to have gone extinct, along with about 400 other types of …

Extinction

He Wraps Meat And Bacon Around A Beer Can. Why? To Make The Best Burger EVER!

Seeing that the summer is coming up and everybody’s getting hungry, you may want to try one of these bad boys. Over one pound of American …

Cooking Chicken: Recipes for chicken breasts, chicken thighs, and chicken legs

<b>Ingredients</b><br>1/2 cup light coconut milk<br>Juice and zest of 1 lime<br>2 Tbsp chopped fresh mint<br>2 Tbsp chopped fresh cilantro<br>4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts (6 oz each)<br>1/4 tsp salt<br>1/4 tsp pepper<p><b>Salsa</b><br>1/2 pineapple, peeled, cored, and sliced into rings<br>1 large red bell pepper, diced<br>1 small avocado, …

Southern Cheese Steak Sandwiches

Step 1<p>Preheat broiler with oven rack 8 to 9 inches from heat. Sauté onion in hot oil in a saucepan over medium heat 10 minutes or until tender. Pulse …

Photo of twin tornadoes was storm chaser's 'unicorn' shot

Hail as big as golf balls slammed into him as drenching rain fell, but none of that mattered. Weather photographer Kelly DeLay sensed this was his moment to capture the kind of rare natural phenomenon that fuels the adrenaline of a storm chaser.<p>And at 7:04 p.m. on June 4, DeLay snapped the …

Modern Home Built Between Canopies in Austin, Texas: Canyon Edge Residence

Developed by <b>Tom Hurt Architecture</b>, <b>Canyon Edge Residence</b> dominates a narrow and steep wooded site off Cuernavaca, in Austin, Texas, USA: “A quiet …

Architecture

Visually Striking Applecross House Showcasing Large Roof and Balcony Overhangs

<b>Applecross House</b> by <b>Brian Burke Homes</b> is an original looking two-level residence located in Perth, Australia, close to the Canning River foreshore. …

Architecture

Natural Beauty and Casual Cocktail Parties Delivered by 353 Degrees North Villa in Indonesia

<b>353 Degrees North</b> by <b>Jodie Cooper Design</b> is an exotic retreat located in the the village on Nusa Lembongan, on a beautiful island southeast of Bali, …

Natural Beauty

Crazy-Colorful Modern House in Guatemala Hosting an Art Gallery: Casa Chinkara

Colorful and inviting, <b>Casa Chinkara</b> is a modern architecture project envisioned by <b>SOLISCOLOMER</b> and located in a lush forest environment near …

Architecture

Refreshing Txai House Inspired by Vernacular Bahian Dwellings in Itacaré, Brazil

The colorful vernacular Bahian dwellings were the starting inspiration point for developing the <b>Txai House</b>, located in the city of Itacaré, Brazil. …

Architecture

Amazing Florida Eco-Mansion

Amazing

Bill Nye wants to explore space with a Kickstarter-funded solar sail

So back around 1976, renowned astrophysicist Carl Sagan helped popularize a crazy new idea: a massive sail that could use the sun’s energy to sail …

Bill Nye

10 Veggies Anyone Can Grow On Their Own

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Vegetables

Creative Succulent Planter Ideas

As soon as November hits, I can’t help but go into gifting mode. I’m constantly on the hunt for little treasures I can make and buy to give as …

10 Unforgettable Succulent Planter Arrangements

Today it’s all about the succulents, folks! There’s no denying that an easy way to add a modern touch to your patio, deck, yard or sunny interior is …