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Twitter list: 20 women in sustainability

To celebrate this year's International Women's Day, we've compiled a list of women tweeting about sustainability that you should be following<p>Compiled in no particular order, here are 20 women in the Twittersphere sharing interesting commentary and useful links on a range of sustainability issues. …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

OPINION: Australia's step back on climate change

<b>EARLY IN SEPTEMBER, BUSHFIRES</b> broke out in Sydney’s west. That is, less than a fortnight after the end of winter, temperatures over 30 degrees led to …

New mosquito repellent makes you "invisible"

<b>SCIENTISTS HAVE CREATED WHAT</b> might be the most effective insect repellent ever.While the majority of existing repellents create an odour that is …

Aussies use 3-D printing to make hip joints

<b>YOU MAY NOT KNOW</b> it yet, but a manufacturing revolution is taking place in Australia.In a handful of labs across the country, researchers have …

What to pack? Gear for every situation

Okay, not <i>every</i> situation. But we've carefully pondered various scenarios travellers might encounter on the road and come up with some suggestions and tips. What's the ultimate set of accessories for a bar crawl? What should you take if you're visiting somewhere prone to four-seasons-in-a-day …

RT @RED: When a woman generates her own income, she reinvests 90% of it in her family & community. #WomensDay http://t.co/zldZ5YZ1AA

Why Career Plans Are Dangerous To Your Career--And What You Should Do Instead

I have nothing against the people at Garmin, Tom-Tom and the other makers of free-standing GPS devices. I hope, for their sakes, that their companies thrive forever.<p>But, I wouldn’t bet on those companies–or that industry–surviving in its current form.<p>And therein lies a tale about why you want to be …

Why This Man Gave Up His $40M Company To 'Fix' Coffee

“When I was a teenager I thought that money, fame and success would be the solution to everything,” says Michael Jones. A serial entrepreneur in his mid-40s, Jones founded Implantable Provider Group in 2004, a healthcare company that buys medical implants like pacemakers, gives them to hospitals …

Amazon’s killer app isn’t Prime. It’s time

If you want Amazon AMZN, -3.20% CEO Jeff Bezos to respond to your emails, take a tip from Rabbi Dan Moskovitz, 43, of Vancouver, British Columbia, …

The World's Best Sustainability Ideas

<b>Update: On April 10, Katerva announced its 2014 winners. MBA Polymers, the Richmond, CA recycler that processes garbage that other companies won’t touch, from cast-off computers to broken-down cars, took the top prize. Then there were two “People’s Choice” award winners, who got the greatest number</b> …

Blog in harmony with nature

Antioxidants<p>Green tea - contains a lot of substances which positively influence the brain, blood vessels and maintaining proper body mass. Green tea …

5 Signs You've Found Long-Lasting Love

Tech, Yeah! Go Shopping With Friends—Online!—Thanks to Whisp

We've all been there: wading through your fave sites desperately trying to find that one special piece and then sharing a plethora of links with your …

Shop for a Cause, International Women's Day Edition! Stunning (and Affordable) Jewelry Helps Girls Around the World

Today is International Women's Day, a day meant to show respect and appreciation to our fellow females around the world. And so on this occasion, …

See Everything This Olympic Athlete Eats in a Typical Day

Photo: Julia Mancuso<p>Four-time Olympic medalist Julia Mancuso skis as fast as cars drive. On the highway. Called the “greatest big-race competitor in …

88 Low-Calorie Snacks That Fill You Up

We’ve all been there: hunger striking before dinnertime, a sudden craving for something sweet, the need for a quick energy boost before working out. …

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2014 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

Brazil is known for its exotic fauna, but the creatures on display Sunday night for the opening round of Rio de Janeiro’s exuberant Carnival parade were a motley crew, even by local standards.<p>The Carnival competition sees the city’s top samba groups, or schools, parade in the Sambadrome, each …

Stunning Celebrity Portraits Taken at Vanity Fair's Oscar Party

<b>Lupita Nyong'o</b><p>Did you catch last night's Oscars? If not, here's a quick recap. Jareto Leto and Lupita Nyong'o gave two eloquent and moving acceptance speeches, Ellen (or rather Bradley Cooper) took a celebrity-filled selfie that broke Twitter, and Leonardo DiCaprio didn't win..again. Of course, the …

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Best space images of the month

Here are some of the most stunning pictures captured during a memorable month in space – from cosmic collisions to soaring satellites.<p>Watch Colin Legg's footage of the Moon Saturn occultation.

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10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

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The 50 Greatest Fashion Quotes of All Time

From Coco Chanel to Marc Jacobs and Bill Cunningham, words to live by from fashion's greatest forces.<p><i>It can be difficult to articulate the power of style and fashion through words, but these icons managed to do so with quote-worthy, inspiring words of wisdom to live by. From the greatest fashion</i> …

The Truth About 'The Most Interesting Man In The World'

For over 40 years, Jonathan Goldsmith worked as a journeyman actor with hundreds of IMDB credits to his name.<p>In 2006, he booked the role of a lifetime: the spokesperson for a Dos Equis beer campaign that soon made him known to millions as "The Most Interesting Man In The World."<p>Goldsmith lived and …

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