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4 Exercises for Real Posture Improvement

The Posture Experts Are Wrong<p>Any time the subject of posture comes up, it creates the image of a bunch of wanna-be debutantes struggling to learn how …

Workouts

Is it time to buy a solar storage battery? Here's what you need to know - Focus - ABC Radio

One in five WA households now have solar panels in a bid to keep power bills to a minimum.<p>So is it time to consider the next step and invest in a …

Clean Energy

Could it be your gut keeping you awake at night?

An increasing number of scientists are waking up to the idea of a link between the digestive system and problems with sleep<p>When we lie awake at night, unable to sleep, we usually blame stress, depression, anxiety, adrenaline or the memory of something stupid we said in 2003. But what if our guts …

Sleep

The Netflix ID Bible – Every Category on Netflix

One of the biggest Netflix complaints is that you spend more time browsing than you do watching. Netflix curates its homepage based on your …

Panasonic Enters AC Solar Panel Market Without Tesla

A new Panasonic AC solar panel is coming to the U.S. market, but we don't know if Tesla's Gigafactory is where the panel will be made.<p><b>Panasonic</b> …

Urban Heat: Can White Roofs Help Cool World's Warming Cities?

Summers in the city can be extremely hot — several degrees hotter than in the surrounding countryside. But recent research indicates that it may not …

Climate Change

Nanowood is a cheap, green alternative to harmful styrofoam

Styrofoam, despite being terrible for the environment, is still used commonly for products ranging from coffee cups to packaging material. We’ve seen …

The Problem Isn’t Just Trump. It’s Our Ignorant Electorate.

It is not effete snobbery or elitist condescension to note that ill-informed voters contributed to the current mess.<p>For many of us, mornings have …

Forward Labs' new solar roof is 33% cheaper than Tesla's - and it can be installed in half the time

Tesla gets all the attention lately when it comes to solar roofs, but start-up Forward Labs has been hammering away at their own solar roof …

Clean Energy

Beautiful modern dwelling designed for sustainable living in Minneapolis

This LEED-certified, modern family residence was designed by SALA Architects, located in the Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota. …

Sustainable Living

How a B.C. cartoonist sketched an enduring memorial to Florida school shooting victims

Eight days have passed since Pia Guerra’s “Hero’s Welcome” became an enduring memorial to the victims of a deadly school shooting at Marjory Stoneman …

The year of Trump has laid bare the US constitution’s serious flaws

I once wrote a hymn of praise to the achievements of the founding fathers. There’s still much to celebrate – but their inspirational vision needs an urgent update<p>There’s a million things to love about Hamilton, the musical that has opened in London to reviews as glowing as those that greeted its …

Republicans

Fake news is a threat to humanity, but scientists may have a solution

“Technocognition” proposes that we use technology and psychology to break through the mental barriers that make people deny threats like climate change<p>People are very good at finding ways to believe what we want to believe. Climate change is the perfect example – acceptance of climate science among …

Fake News

Screen Time: 10 of Cinema’s Coolest Watches

Given the right circumstances, a watch that shows up in a film can reach icon status for watch enthusiasts and movie buffs alike. It can be downright …

The Breitling Avenger Hurricane Is Here To Rock Your Wrist

Not only does this militaristic Swiss stunner look sharp, it's waterproof up to 300 feet.<p>428<p>SHARES<p>A new offering from Breitling is bold, splashy and …

iW interview: Dare & Defy With Zenith CEO Julien Tornare

When it debuted in September, the Zenith Defy Lab’s bleeding-edge mechanical component design quickly advanced the conversation around the future of mechanical watchmaking.<p>As we described in our initial coverage of that groundbreaking watch the Defy Lab’s oscillator, made of silicon, replaces the …

Formex Adds Element–with Options

Formex has launched its new flagship model, Element, a very sporty 46mm automatic chronograph offered in two primary options: Element Full Steel and Element Ceramic Bezel, each available with a black or white dial and with one of four case-bezel combinations. And as a direct-to-consumer watch …

Watches

Amerikas Isolationskurs: Donald Trumps Chance in Asien

Amerikas Isolationskurs Donald Trumps Chance in Asien<p>Von ,<p>-Aktualisiert am 07.11.2017-09:34<p>Der amerikanische Präsident und Südkoreas Präsident Moon …

How the Republic starts to fall

<i>Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for the Today's WorldView newsletter.</i><p>If you listen to history podcasts, you've probably heard of Mike Duncan. The American broadcaster's …

Political Science

This Is What the Trump Abyss Looks Like

The past week was another watershed, it seems to me, in the rising power of Donald Trump. Flake is quitting; Corker is retiring; McCain is mortal. …

Millennials Put a Choke Hold on the Fossil Fuel Industry

Chloe Maxmin and other Millennials pushing the Divest campaign are swiftly convincing Wall Street that investing in coal, oil, or natural gas is a …

Standing for the national anthem does not make you a patriot. Here’s what does.

In the United States, our armed forces pledge an oath to the Constitution, not to the flag and not to any individual leader. That oath would carry me all over the country and to some unpleasant corners of the world.<p>The Constitution acts as the touchstone of our service; service that for many of us, …

Military

Meet Frida, the very, very good girl who has become a national hero: Rescue dog saves twelve and counting as she works her way through post-earthquake rubble in Mexico City

• <b>Frida the Navy rescue dog has emerged as a source of inspiration and pride in the search for survivors</b>• <b><br>Known for her custom-made doggy goggles and</b> …

The Problem of ‘Living in the Present’

These days, many of us would rather not be living in the present, a time of persistent crisis, political uncertainty and fear. Not that the future looks better, shadowed by technological advances that threaten widespread unemployment and by the perils of catastrophic climate change. No wonder some …

Middle Age

Guide to RV Trailers

Airstream<p><b>Related:</b> Explore the coast in an Airstream<p>The iconic RV isn’t widely available to rent, but Airstreams4Rent.com <i>(from $225/3 nights; you</i> …

RVs

The Planche Rock to Pushup Will Carve Up Some Superhuman Abs | Men’s Health

Andy Speer, the creator of The Anarchy Abs Workout, demonstrates the planche rock to pushup. With the feet still contacting the floor, this variation still requires strength, balance, and body control—just not as much as the original.<p>Here are some tips for performing the perfect planche rock to …

What is climate change? The definition, causes and effects

Carbon dioxide is colourless. We produce it just by breathing. But combustion – from fuel or friction – leaves darker traces. Once a point of …

Fossil Fuels

24 Key Issues To Which The Media Isn't Giving Adequate Attention

<i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>Donald Trump’s election has elicited impassioned affirmations of a renewed commitment to unvarnished truth-telling from the prestige media. The common theme: you know you can’t trust <i>him</i>, but trust <i>us</i> to keep dogging him on your behalf. The <i>New York Times</i> has even …

Political Science

Kommentar: Das Trumpcare-Desaster

Kommentar Das Trumpcare-Desaster<p>750 Dollar für eine Pille zur Behandlung von Aidspatienten? Das ist in Amerika normal. Bild: Rainer Wohlfahrt<p>Teure …

Twitter is slamming Donald Trump after awkward press conference with Angela Merkel

Here comes today's least surprising news. *Insert long, exasperated sigh.*<p>President Trump is getting destroyed on Twitter after his extremely awkward …