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Where are the world's newest cities … and why do they all look the same?

Thousands of new cities are needed to house the increasing global population – projected to reach 10bn by 2060. From China’s planned Jing-Jin-Ji hypercity to African techno hubs and sprawling refugee camps, Adam Greenfield explores what the future holds<p>At present we share our planet with some 7.5 …

Private Sector

Steak Salad with Tomato Vinaigrette Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (14)<p>For the steaks:<p>2 (8- to 10-ounce) top sirloin steaks<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• Salt<br>• Freshly ground black pepper<p>For the salad:<p>1 pound tiny …

Audio Mixing

Mexican Grilled Steak Salad Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (20)<p>Steak marinade:<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 3 garlic cloves, minced<br>• 2 teaspoons chili powder<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cumin<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1 …

BBQ

Brendan Kennedy might look like the world's most boring drug dealer but he's one of the biggest names in legal marijuana sales

Kennedy is hoping that it is precisely this normality, this whiff of corporateness, that will give him the edge in the burgeoning global cannabis business. Five years ago, the push for the legalisation of marijuana was led by "people who were well intentioned, but weren't interested in creating …

Articles about 8 interior courtyards on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your plumbing and simplify your bathing ritual with inspiration from these minimalist bathrooms in the Dwell canon.<p>In the hands of artist Livia Cetti, simple paper becomes a garden of earthly delights.<p>Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design …

Fabrication

Articles about 5 edible urban gardens good enough eat on Dwell.com - Dwell

New York firm WORKac taps into society’s increased focus on heathy eating with a school’s learning garden.<p>Earlier this year Fritz Haeg embarked on the first public Edible Estates Garden at southern California's Descanso Gardens in an...<p>Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect …

New Jersey

AstroPrint’s Cloud Platform Lets You Manage 3D Printing From Anywhere

500 Startups-backed AstroPrint has made a combination of cloud platform, local software and hardware to enable the management of 3D printing from any device that can connect to the web with a modern browser.<p>For those not aware, the actual process of 3D printing is about as interesting to watch in …

Robots May Replace One-Fourth Of U.S. Combat Soldiers By 2030, Says General

Be all the cyberman you can be.<p>By the middle of this century, U.S. Army soldiers may well be fighting alongside robotic squadmates. General Robert Cone revealed the news at an Army Aviation symposium last week, noting that the Army is considering reducing the size of a Brigade Combat Team from …

Military

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18 Recipes Inspired by Your Favorite Street Food

One of the best things about diverse cities like SF and NYC is that you’re constantly surrounded by the cuisines of so many different cultures every time you step out onto the sidewalk. Alas, not all of us live in The Big City, so we’re not always within walking distance of fabulous food trucks and …

6 Things Every Griller Needs

F&W Deputy Editor Christine Quinlan shares her top picks for 6 essential grilling tools, from oversized tongs to the thermometer that's preferred by …

Pedal Power! How to Build a Bike Generator

Hey, DIY Cyclists: Bring your bike indoors and generate electricity while you ride.<p><b>I'm a cycling enthusiast, and when the</b> weather is bad I use a bicycle trainer in my apartment. But riding to nowhere has always felt pointless. This got me thinking about how I could use my pedaling to produce …

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Secrets to a successfull urban garden with little work.

Urban farming 2.0: High tech replacements for sun and soil - Dec. 23, 2010

Urban farming 2.0: No soil, no sun<p><b>Co-founder of Big Box Farms co-founder Sam Miller-McDonald, inspecting a hydroponic lettuce crop, thinks indoor farming can be made more energy-efficient than traditional agriculture.</b> By Jennifer Alsever, contributing writerDecember 23, 2010: 5:48 AM …

Most Americans want solar, so why aren't they going solar? (Charts)

A new nationwide survey from Clean Edge and SolarCity shows what many previous surveys have shown — Americans think we need renewable energy. (Of …

Renewable Energy

Globalization and Urban Pollution

(Source: iStockphotos)<p><b>What happens when a citizen sues his own city over air pollution? We may soon find out in China.</b><p>Li Guixin, a citizen of …

How to build a Fire Pit and Paver Patio | Six Sisters' Stuff

My husband and I have been homeowners for almost 3 years. When we bought our house, it had been empty for quite a few months and the yard was …

10 Questions Still Baffling Scientists

Science has done a terrific job of answering some of the world’s most difficult questions, but certain mysteries still elude researchers. How does …

Concentrated solar power: Did it miss its chance?

The world's largest concentrated solar power plant is now up and running, but the technology is losing out to cheaper photo-voltaic solar power.<p>Now …