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Plant-Based ‘Meat’ and ‘Fish’ May Be the Future. But How Do They Taste?

Starting today, White Castle will serve the vegan Impossible Burger in 140 locations. Cookbook author Alison Roman tried it out, along with ‘shrimp’ made from fungi, ‘salmon’ made from algae and more<p>When I was in high school, I made the bold and noble choice to become a vegetarian for the rest of …

Food

Supersonic Flight Prepares for Takeoff (Again)

It has been 15 years since the Concorde was grounded and commercial flight slowed to subsonic rates. But a new wave of aviation startups is gunning to break the sound barrier as soon as 2023<p>By<p>Mark Ellwood<p>The first commercial supersonic era, from 1969 to 2003, had some well-documented issues. There …

Aviation

10 Most Powerful Natural Antibiotics Known To Mankind

Nature can be truly amazing and miraculous in so many ways and people are slowly realizing that nature can be our true savior in desperate times. …

Nanofilm recycles electronic waste heat as electricity

Waste heat generated by electronics is a big problem. Not only can it damage components if it gets out of hand, but it represents a large amount of …

This 60-Second Breathing Technique Beats Stress, Improves Health and Might Even Cure Your Insomnia | Inc.com

You know that getting a good night's sleep is vitally important for your mental and physical health, mood, and even your brain function. But what if you just can't fall asleep? We all have trouble sleeping at times in our lives, and for some people, it's a constant battle.<p>But there's a simple and …

Sleep

Google is sharing its management tools with the world

Speaking at his alma mater in January, Sundar Pichai, Google’s low-profile CEO, revealed his key to effective management: “Let others succeed.”<p>Enacting Pichai’s advice is easier said than done. But Google is sharing some tools that might help. Its Re:Work blog is offering a series of instructive …

Goal Setting

Scientists have discovered a worm that eats plastic bags and leaves behind antifreeze

The wax worm, a caterpillar typically used for fishing bait and known for damaging beehives by eating their wax comb, has now been observed munching on a different material: plastic bags.<p>Scientist Federica Bertocchini of the Institute of Biomedicine and Biotechnology of Cantabria in Spain first …

Pollution

America sets new record: Electricity’s carbon footprint shrinks, renewable energy use increases

Until 2016, electricity was America’s biggest single source of climate pollution<p>All the right things came together in 2016 for the United States to shrink its carbon footprint in some dramatic and record-breaking ways, according to federal data released this week.<p>For two years in a row, carbon …

What the Best Mentors Do

Mentorship comes in many flavors. It doesn’t always work unless leaders bear in mind a few common principles.<p>Over the past three years, as part of my forthcoming book, I’ve been researching how leaders can better judge and develop their talent in light of a changing, more purpose-driven, more …

Artificial intelligence will change America. Here’s how.

The term “artificial intelligence” is widely used, but less understood. As we see it permeate our everyday lives, we should deal with its inevitable exponential growth and learn to embrace it before tremendous economic and social changes overwhelm us.<p>Part of the confusion about artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

How to design a potager garden

This geometrical style is beautiful, useful — and always close at hand.<p>If you like to grow squash, beans and tomatoes in a few neat rows in a plot …

Tesla will begin selling its solar roof this year -- here's everything you need to know

Tesla will offer four types of shingles to match different housing aesthetics in an effort to get homeowners to ditch clunky solar panel add-ons in …

Influencer and Marketing Campaigns on Social Media: Which Platforms to Use and When

Whether you or your brand have been running campaigns on social media since the days of MySpace's Top 8, or whether you're new to the game, there's …

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Signs of Spring

While the official first day of spring was three weeks ago, many in the northern hemisphere are only just starting to experience warmer weather. People, plants, and animals are beginning to emerge from their winter modes to step outside, bloom, and otherwise welcome the sunshine. These photos show …

Bow Bridge, Central Park, New York City - by Vivienne Gucwa (j) http://nythroughthelens.com/post/39092278742/new-york-city-in-the-snow-central-park-winter