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Study maps fracking methane risk to drinking water

<b>A major study into the potential of fracking to contaminate drinking water with methane has been published.</b><p>The British Geological Survey and the Environment Agency have mapped where key aquifers in England and Wales coincide with locations of shale.<p>The research reveals this occurs under nearly half …

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Tent camps and shanties of Haiti prove fertile ground for newly arrived virus

Within a dense cluster of flimsy shacks made mostly of plastic tarp and wooden planks, a young mother cradles her sick, whimpering toddler while trying to guard against a fierce tropical sun.<p>Delimene Saint Lise says she's doing her best to comfort her 2-year-old daughter and control her spiking …

Toy Wars, A Special Effects Video Featuring Two Fathers Battling One Another With Children’s Toys

“Toy Wars” is a fantastic special effects video by filmmaker Andrew McMurry of AndrewMFilms that features two fathers battling one another with …

The world's first 3D-printed shoe collection – in pictures

Continuum Fashion's 3D-printed shoe line, called Myth, is a collection of high-heeled, high-tech wonders that bring new meaning to the term ready-to-wear. Their designer, Mary Huang, calls them ‘computational couture’, and says 3D-printing could greatly diminish fashion’s environmental footprint. …

Forum Frenzy: Harley-Davidson Validates the Electric Motorcycle with the LiveWire Prototype

As of just a couple weeks ago, it looks like electric motorcycles are going big time... or, specifically, like Harley-Davidson is making a move into …

Conceptual Climate Change: Test the Air in Lima from the Comfort of Your Couch with Air Globe

One of the best parts about skipping town for an exotic vacation is the anticipation of spending time in warmer (or cooler) weather. But what if …

Lomocubes by MPA Architetti

MPA Architetti have designed the Lomocubes building in Lugano, Switzerand.<p>Project description<p>Lomocubes is a new innovative and sophisticated …

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Smart Garden Sensor Edyn Moves Past Kickstarter Goals, Eyes Android

A month ago, I wrote about an Internet of Things soil sensor called Edyn that tracks light, humidity, temperature, soil nutrition and moisture data for gardeners.<p>The company, which first launched at TechCrunch Disrupt last year, beat their initial $100,000 goal for a first production run on …

After Closing $49 Million In Funding, TeleSign Pushing Authentication Services

In the age of email spoofing, identity theft, and the myriad sorts of virtual chicanery and flim-flammery, having a service that can verify a person’s identity is vital. As demand for identity verification and and authentication grows, TeleSign is looking to capitalize on its latest round of …

A Secret Little Swimming Pool Art Installation in the Mojave Desert

Lost in the desert? Well, not to worry, you may be about to stumble upon a little public pool conveniently placed there by artist Alfredo Barsuglia. The installation is called <i>Social Pool</i> and it’s only 11 by 5 feet wide with an automatic, solar panel-operated filter, chlorine system, and a locking …

Documentary Kickstarter wants to tell story of the app revolution

Whether you believe Apple’s claim that it “invented” apps or not, there’s no doubt that the concept of downloadable mobile apps have had an enormous impact on our lives since the App Store first opened its digital doors back in 2008.<p>Now a new documentary Kickstarter project aims to tell that story, …

How WWDC students made an app that turns iPhones into a surround sound system

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