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Prosecutor: Bosnian Croat war criminal died of heart failure caused by cyanide

<b>(CNN) —</b> The convicted Bosnian Croat war criminal who died Wednesday after drinking a vial of poison as a judge upheld his 20-year sentence died of heart failure, according to the Dutch Prosecution Service.<p>"The preliminary results of the toxicological test showed that mister Praljak had a …

War Crimes

Insider | The Next Web

All stories in Insider<p>Rant: In-app browsers are annoying and mostly useless<p>I have a pet peeve. In the past couple of years, it's become increasingly common for apps to use built-in browsers rather than directing you to Chrome, Safari, or your browser of choice when you open a link. This is annoying …

Jimmy Carter Unleashed: Russians Didn't Alter Election, Obama Didn't Deliver, We Didn't Vote For Hillary

At 93, Jimmy Carter is cutting loose.<p>The former president sat down with <i>The New York Times</i> recently and chatted about all kinds of subjects. The <i>Times</i> …

Left-wing Politics

Welcome To The Future Of Bus Travel In The Philippines

Au Soriano worked in the corporate telecommunications world for decades before she became an entrepreneur. She always wanted to start her own business, but until 2013, she wasn’t sure what type of company that would be. Then she decided to leave the corporate world and strike out on her own.<p>Soriano …

Business Development

Green Charge: The Energy Storage Startup Transforming A $100 Billion Market

The energy storage industry has grown to become a $100 billion market, projected to reach $250 billion by 2040.<p>This massive valuation is due, in part, to more than 50% of consumer energy bills being attributed to peak hour charges. Noticing the need to make energy usage more affordable and …

Energy Storage

21 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2016

2016 may have been a terrible year in many ways, but there was still some undeniable good to come out of the past 12 months.<p>For proof, look no …

Solar panel farm grows 17,000 tons of food without soil, pesticides, fossil fuels or groundwater

<b>Solar panel farms have a lot of potential and people should turn to these more. A new agricultural technique was just introduced and it could change</b> …

Robredo asked to stop attending Cabinet meetings, quits post

GRAVE MATTERS, COMIC FLAIR To lighten up the five-hour National Security Council meeting on Wednesday, President Duterte used his famous comic flair, …

Crowdstack is a Great Resource Hub For Crowdfunding Campaigns

Many of you have already had or are trying to get your hands on crowdfunding and are going haywire with where to begin. There are tons of resources …

Crowd Funding

How Internal Crowdsourcing Will Transform the Way We Do Business

For years, companies of all shapes and sizes have utilized the power of the crowd to research, test, and drum up support for their products or …

4 Real Renewable Energy Storage Systems That Will Blow Your Planet-Loving Mind

The oldest wind farm in the United States is in Palm Springs, California. As a kid, I remember seeing it as my family drove along the I-10, …

See the Bold Way Public School Students Are Reacting to Atheists’ Demand That a Pastor Stop Leading Lunchtime Prayers

Students near and around Hollister, Missouri, are rallying together after an atheist organization sent a demand letter to district officials, complaining over a video that featured a Christian minister praying with pupils during a lunch period at a local middle school.<p>Social media has apparently …

Solar power is on a roll, literally and figuratively

The Guardian has a series on innovators, and has picked up the story of John Hingley and Renovagen that Derek covered a few years ago on TreeHugger. …

Philippines fears new fighting with stalled Muslim autonomy

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine Congress ended its last regular session of its term Wednesday without passing a Muslim autonomy bill that aims to peacefully settle a decades-long Muslim rebellion in the south, sparking concerns the setback may ignite new fighting.<p>Lawmakers had until …

Belgian startup Turbulent designs 3D printed turbines that harness natural energy of small rivers

Dec 26, 2015 | By Alec<p>Without a doubt renewable energy is the future, but specialists are largely focusing on large scale sun, water and wind …

This video technology is radically changing the advertising industry

iStock There's no question that video is one of the hottest trends in advertising today. In fact, digital video advertising revenue is predicted to reach $5 billion by the end of this year and $13.3 billion by the end of 2020.<p>As the demand for video ads grows, advertisers are finding it difficult …

Researchers Cook Up Energy Storage Stew With Hydrogen And Graphene

<b>Published on</b> November 9th, 2015 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>12<p>Researchers Cook Up Energy Storage Stew With Hydrogen And Graphene<p>November 9th, 2015 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>The …

Inventor looks to shake up cleantech with smart solar trackers

I am peering through the glass window of a refrigerator-sized machine. The machine is named Endurance, if you go by the printing on its side, or …

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IKEA's Modular Better Shelter Housing Unit is a solar-powered emergency home for refugees

The refugee crisis has finally captured the world's attention, but IKEA has been helping people on the ground for years. Due to natural disasters and …

Housing

Edenworks Is Building The Future Of Food On Urban Rooftops

Avocados from Mexico. Apples from Chile. Broccoli from China. If you take a look at the stickers on the produce you’re buying at the grocery store, chances are they’ll read something like this.<p>Fast-forward twenty years. Instead of driving to Whole Foods to pay top dollar for produce that was picked …

In no other industry would firms think it good to milk their best suppliers dry

Northern supermarket Booths sets a lot of store by paying farmers properly for milk, but most food retailers seem to regard the opposite as as a badge of honour<p>As the row about the price of milk in Britain rages, the most sensible comments have come from the boss of northern supermarket chain …

Jeff Bezos

Something's Fishy In Brooklyn: Verticulture Wants To Raise Tilapia On A Rooftop Near You

Imagine you’re buying fish for dinner. You choose a tilapia that’s so fresh it was swimming around that same day – on a rooftop in your own neighborhood. And the herbs and veggies you purchase to cook with it came from that same rooftop farm, also within hours of harvest.<p>That’s the vision of …

Aquaponics

9 Industries That Are Cashing In as Our Planet Heats Up

Despite the fact that 98% of climatologists accept manmade climate change as a fact, almost a quarter of Americans still believe that climate science …

Climate Change

Samsung pulls plug on Flamborough solar farm

Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. has pulled the plug on its proposal to build a 60,000-solar-panel farm in Flamborough after the project failed to get …

Ultra modern PV+ House boasts scissored solar panels for a super energy boost

Paul Lukez Architecture has big dreams for the PV+ House, a prototypical "zero energy" or "energy plus" home. Based on the design of a classic New …

Architecture

How global warming might be turned into fuel for your car

Scientists from Canada are developing a carbon dioxide (CO2) recycling plant that could suck CO2 out of the air, mix it with hydrogen obtained from …