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2 Blockchain ETFs Just Launched: How Do They Stack Up?

The first blockchain ETFs' portfolios include stocks from mainstream companies such as Overstock, NVIDIA, IBM, and Intel, as well as more speculative …

Investing

Buy Ripple, Tron, NEO or XLM and you could get as rich as the early Bitcoin traders

If you were lucky enough to buy Bitcoin a few years ago, you’re probably feeling pretty pleased with yourself.<p>But what if you’re skint and hoping to …

18 stocks that could rise 25% in 2018

If Bitcoin's too crazy a ride for you, here are 18 stocks that analysts say could enjoy their own personal bull runs in 2018.<p>The "18 stocks for '18" list includes oil and natural gas drillers and drug makers. It also spotlights an internet travel company and high-tech firms that make the digital …

Investing

How to Get Wyoming Wind to California, and Cut 80% of U.S. Carbon Emissions - MIT Technology Review

Several miles south of Rawlins, Wyoming, on a cattle ranch east of the Continental Divide, construction crews have begun laying down roads and pads …

Renewable Energy
Renewable Energy

What Is Better Than Organic Food?

Once a little-known concept among the public, sustainable food is now becoming a subject of high interest and high demand. Consumers are not only focused on <i>what</i> is in their food but also <i>how</i> it’s produced: how much water is needed to produce my Saturday night steak? How much food is thrown away by …

Sustainability

Mind-Altering Cat Parasite Just Got Linked to a Whole Lot of Neurological Disorders

"This study is a paradigm shifter."<p>The brain-dwelling parasite <i>Toxoplasma gondii</i> is estimated to be hosted by at least 2 billion people around the …

First of Its Kind Survey Shows Vaccinated Children Get Sicker

The carefully designed cross-sectional survey focused on responses from 415 mothers of 666 homeschooled children between the ages of six and</b> …

Cuomo’s ‘clear energy’ con

Gov. Andrew Cuomo expects to score lots of points with 2020 Democratic primary voters for his “80 by 50” plan to make New York a clean-energy leader, …

Renewable Energy

Duke Energy drops Florida nuclear plant, commits $6B to "smarter energy"

Duke Energy (DUK +0.1%) says it will no longer move forward with the proposed Levy County nuclear power plant in Florida, as part of a settlement …

What Is the Difference Between Immunization and Vaccination?

The terms immunization, vaccination, and inoculation are often used interchangeably, but are they really the same thing?<p>Immunity and …

Public Health

Commentators who don't understand the grid should butt out of the battery debate

Criticising South Australia’s battery for not meeting peak demand is akin to raging at your smartphone because it can’t send a fax<p>Ketan Joshi is a communications consultant for the renewable energy industry<p>• Support our independent journalism and critical reporting on energy and the environment by …

Wind Power

Making Good Decisions as a Product Manager

While product managers may not build the actual product, they do produce something very tangible for a team: <i>decisions</i>.<p><i>July 23 update: in retrospect</i> …

Product Management

Utilities fighting against rooftop solar are only hastening their own doom

Batteries are going to make rooftop solar invulnerable.<p>Several of the big trends in clean electricity depend, in one way or another, on batteries. How fast batteries get better and cheaper will help determine how fast renewable energy grows, how fast fossil fuel power plants get shut down, and how …

Solar Power

The 9 Ideal Personalities To Have On Your Company's Board | Inc.com

There are things you can identify about an organization's board right away - expertise, history, connections. Surface-level attributes found in a bio or introduction.<p>Then there are the things that you won't have any way of knowing until you're several months into working together.<p>It's the latter …

Leadership

Robots stealing human jobs isn't the problem. This is.

A 15-hour work week. That's what influential economist John Maynard Keynes prophesied in his famous 1930 essay "Economic Possibilities for Our Grandchildren," forecasting that in the next century technology would make us so productive we wouldn't know what to do with all our free time.<p>This is not …

Economics

What to Do If You Make a Big Mistake at Work

Making a mistake big enough to get you fired is a situation no one wants to be in, but knowing how to react could save you from losing your job. …

Employment

A wide world of winless war

Globe-trotting U.S. special ops forces have already been deployed to 137 nations in 2017<p>The tabs on their shoulders read “Special Forces,” “Ranger,” “Airborne.” And soon their guidon — the “colors” of Company B, 3rd Battalion of the U.S. Army’s 7th Special Forces Group — would be adorned with the …

Military

Here's how much carbon some of America's biggest companies have avoided putting in the atmosphere

Some of the largest companies in America are also those leading the charge toward a more sustainable future, according to a joint report by Calvert Research, WWF, CDP, and Ceres.<p>Today's infographic comes from Fortune's Nicolas Rapp, who used this data to visualize the CO2 emissions saved by 56 of …

Renewable Energy

World's Largest Wind Turbine Would Be Taller Than the Empire State Building

Wind energy is soaring in the U.S.; the nation’s renewable energy capacity has more than tripled in the past nine years, and wind and solar power are …

Renewable Energy

A 'Week-Day Hack' That Makes It Look Like You Work Long Hours

The best bosses arrive early, stay late and leave in the middle.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As we approach the midpoint of 2017, one topic has consumed the entrepreneurial world this year: sleep.<p>In the past few months, <i>Entrepreneur</i>’s experts have urged you to prep …

Employment

The top 10 testosterone boosters of 2017

<i>Sponsored by Strong Supplement Shop</i><p>Testosterone is the primary male sex hormone. It plays a key role not only in the development of reproductive …

Wellness

72 CEOs on How to Increase Your Entrepreneur Quotient (in 140 Characters) | Inc.com

Ask any number of CEOs how to succeed in business and you'll get an equal number of insights and great advice. But upon further review, the 72 answers I got back could be boiled down to 10 categories of behaviors.<p>To up your Entrepreneur Quotient, compare your skill level with the 140-character CEO …

Leadership

Competition For Offshore Wind Ramps Up In Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts’ bid to become the nation’s leader in offshore wind power is ramping up.<p>The state’s electric utilities — National Grid, …

Renewable Energy

3 Steps to Describe Yourself Effectively in 30 Seconds (or less!)

What do you say when someone asks you "What do you do?" or "Can you give me an overview of your background?"or "Tell me about yourself"?<p>Do you have a …

Employment