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Can Sucking CO2 Out of the Atmosphere Really Work? - MIT Technology Review

Physicist Peter Eisenberger had expected colleagues to react to his idea with skepticism. He was claiming, after all, to have invented a machine that …

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Steyer group will target state Sen. Andy Hill in 45th District race

California billionaire and climate activist Tom Steyer’s political organization has revealed some details of its plans to influence Pacific Northwest …

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Poor Countries Shouldn’t Sacrifice Growth to Fight Climate Change

Last week, a draft of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report on the potential impact of rising global temperatures was leaked to …

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Google Just Accidentally Revealed Another New Feature Coming To Your Android Phone

One such feature is the addition of multiple user profiles for Android phones, which means you'll be able to easily share your phone with others without having to worry about anyone noodling through your messages or apps.<p>Google inadvertently revealed this addition through its Android Issue Tracker, …

Giving Up Fossil Fuels to Save the Climate: The $28 Trillion Writedown

“We’re not going to be able to burn it all.” With those 10 words, Barack Obama uttered one of the most stunning, far-reaching statements ever made by …

Report Claims iWatch Awaiting FDA Approval, Will Feature Blood Glucose and Sweat Sensors

Apple's first-generation iWatch is awaiting certification from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) before it enters mass production for a launch this Fall, claims Chinese website <i>Laoyaoba</i> (Google Translate, via <i>GforGames</i>). Citing inside sources, the site claims that Apple has already …

US demotes Thailand and Qatar for abysmal human trafficking records

The US has signalled its mounting concern over modern-day slavery in Thailand and Qatar after it downgraded both countries on its human trafficking watchlist following revelations of appalling maltreatment of migrant workers.<p>Thailand was relegated to the lowest rank in the state department's …

Apple vs. Samsung trial round two: Samsung infringed three patents, owes Apple $119.6 million

Here we go again. 2012's patent trial of the century -- which was all about whether certain Samsung devices were utilizing Apple technology without paying for it -- resulted in a billion dollar win for Apple. Yet, at the time we knew a second case, involving different patents and devices, was …

Political Evolution: Why Do Young Voters Lean Left? It's in the Genes

“If you’re not a liberal when you’re 20, you have no heart. If you’re not a conservative by the time you’re 30, you have no brain.” Variations of …

Even Recreational Marijuana May Be Linked To Brain Changes

Adding to earlier evidence that marijuana may be linked to lasting neurological changes, a new study in the <i>Journal of Neuroscience</i> today finds that even casual pot smoking may have an effect on the size and structure of certain brain regions. The new research reports that for each additional joint …

Find Your Passion With These 8 Thought-Provoking Questions

Warren Berger, author of A More Beautiful Question, collected the provocative questions top designers, tech innovators, and entrepreneurs ask themselves to spark creativity.<p>In a previous post, I shared questions that can help in overcoming fear of failure. But sometimes, there’s an even more basic …

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INFOGRAPHIC: Shale Development Reduces CO2 Emissions

According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), U.S. carbon emissions are at their lowest level since 1994 – thanks in large part to …

Is Russia Pulling Money Out of U.S. for Safekeeping?

There’s circumstantial evidence that Russia may have yanked tens of billions of dollars in assets out of a custodial account at the U.S. Federal …

Apple releases iOS 7 update for iPads and iPhones

Apple released its latest mobile operating system update on Monday, iOS 7.1. The major upgrade packs in an assortment of bug fixes, improvements, new features and some subtle changes to the overall interface.<p>iOS 7.1 is the first major update to the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch operating system since …

The Minimum Wage Exploits The 99 Percent, And Protects The 1 Percent

President Obama’s push to impose a $10.10 minimum wage on employers has generated all manner of commentary about the implications of such a rule. Most has focused on how many or how few jobs will be lost thanks to legislation of this kind.<p>About the potential job loss, to pile on about it would be …

Airstrikes Kill at Least 27 Suspected Militants in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Jet fighters and helicopter gunships pounded alleged militant hideouts in volatile tribal areas near Pakistan's border with Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 27 people.<p>The airstrikes took place in the Shawal valley, which straddles North and South Waziristan.<p>A senior …

10 tough questions we get asked

We are outspoken about our optimism. These days, though, optimism seems to be in short supply.<p>The headlines are filled with awful news. Every day …

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A Blackmailer Acquires Popular Twitter Handle, Commits A Near-Perfect Crime

<i>Updated January 29 at 3:52 p.m. with comment from GoDaddy appended at end of post</i><p>Naoki Hiroshima, a developer of social apps like Echofon and Cocoyon, was used to people trying to steal his rare Twitter username, @N. He regularly received password reset instructions from people who were trying to …

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