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Stormy on the Benmorven Track

San Remo Jetty

Nella nebbia

Mellow Yellow...

Cat

Untitled

Forest

Milky land

Snowy day in İstiklal street. İstanbul

never give up...

Peaceful

Russian cargo ship launches spacesuit repair kit to Space Station

A Russian Soyuz rocket launched on July 27, 2013 carrying the unmanned Progress 52 resupply vehicle for the International Space Station.<p>A Russian Soyuz rocket launched an unmanned resupply ship to the International Space Station Saturday for an express delivery to the orbiting outpost. The vehicle …

Space Exploration

60 years after armistice, one harrowing mission still binds several Korean veterans

Trapped by the enemy, calculating his company had 20 minutes to live, the Army Ranger belly-climbed a napalm-fried hill as Chinese bullets peppered the dirt. From that peak, he glimpsed below “the most beautiful sight of my life” — four waiting U.S. tanks. "We are in bad shape," he radioed.<p>On the …

Connected cars are the future, but we still have miles to go

“Driveables” are one of the hottest trends of 2013 and money is flying at this space from all directions. Car manufactures, technology companies, startups, venture capitalists, telecom corporations — everyone wants to get in on what Forrester has called the “distinct fourth environment for …

America's latest sext scandal reveals the almighty power of the internet

New York mayoral candidate's exposure by an obscure website has left his campaign struggling – and confirmed that erring politicians now have nowhere to hide<p>As a tableau it is becoming ever more familiar: the disgraced politician flanked by family members in various states of humiliation or anger, …

Did Dallas Just Ban Fracking?

The Dallas City Council voted Wednesday to require any gas wells to be placed at least 1,500 feet from homes, a move that the gas industry says might …

Action on climate not sufficient, but COP 19 still rocked

Present global ambition to fight climate change is thoroughly insufficient and much remains to be done. However, the UN Climate Change Conference in …

7 Trends in Home Energy in 2013 and What They Mean for 2014

When Nest Labs' $129 smoke detector -- which can talk to the Nest learning thermostat -- is touted as a cheap gift suggestion in holiday gift guides, …

Energy Efficiency

Autoblog Green

The Trump administration is considering ways to require imported automobiles to meet stricter environmental standards in order to protect U.S. carmakers, according to two sources familiar with the administration's thinking.<p>One of the biggest stunners of the New York Auto Show came from an unlikely …

Public Transit Is Underfunded Because the Wealthy Don't Rely on It

Another report has come out in support of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), an innovative way to provide public transit at a low cost with dedicated bus …

Filibuster busted, Senate confirms Jeh Johnson as head of Homeland Security

The U.S. Senate on Monday confirmed President Barack Obama’s nomination, former top Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson, as director of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.<p>Johnson, a security expert who served as the Defense Department's general counsel during President Obama's first term, was …

NSA ruling fallout hits White House

In legal terms, a federal judge’s decision Monday questioning the constitutionality of the National Security Agency’s massive call-tracking program seems almost certain to have no practical significance.<p>In political terms, it comes at a critical time for the NSA and President Barack Obama.<p>U.S. …