For the celebration of the 25th birthday of the iconic Nike Air Max 90, the classic runner returns in its signature infrared colorway, adorned in a series of premium materials and finishes. The various versions of the Nike Air Max … The post Nike Air Max 90 “25th Anniversary Collection” appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Every August since 1994, the bucolic English village of Kettlewell has been invaded by an army of whimsical straw men that post up in residential yards, on rooftops, and in hidden corners. Despite what could be the set-up for a horror movie, the Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival is actually a warm-hearted event that the entire village leans into. Show More Summary
This week’s Cleantech Talk news episode is something like a “battery special.” Chris DeMorro and I talk about new research highlighting the fast-dropping price of electric vehicle batteries, the wide variation in the lifetimes of different lithium-ion cells, and VW’s stake in solid-state battery startup QuantumScape. Show More Summary
Yingli Solar saw more than 3.3 gigawatts (GW) of its solar photovoltaic (PV) modules shipped globally in 2014, according to the most recent figures. Along with that impressive figure, the company also saw profit grow by 53.4%, with the fourth quarter in particular seeing strong numbers. Show More Summary
Who'd a thunk it -- a fearsome tobacco virus could bring about significant improvements in the efficiency of concentrating solar power Tobacco Virus: Demon Seed Could Be Concentrating Solar Power Savior was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
On Friday, CleanTechnica brought you news of an exciting commitment to sustainability by big-city mayors in the European Union. Also news last week: Latin American mayors racked up wins for joining the international Compact of Mayors,...Show More Summary
Originally published on 1Sun4All. Monaco Control Center (MCC) has cleared Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) for take off on its 5th flight, flying from Mandalay (Mandalay International Airport, MDL/VYMD) in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, to Chongqing (Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, CKG/ZUCK) in the People’s Republic of China. Show More Summary
A new campaign is trying to get plus size tag dropped and make think of all models as just models.
Australian studio MCK Architects were asked to transform a modest bungalow into a dreamy home where the garden would naturally flow inside. The result is magnificent, breaking our mental boxes enough to see this home extension bud and flower under the Australian sun. Show More Summary
Since marijuana legalization has begun to spread across Oregon, Washington, Colorado, and Alaska and 23 states allow it for medical use, it’s become a burgeoning industry with endless potential. But according to recent research, it also soaks up a boatload of energy. No matter what you think about marijuana legalization, there’s no disputing that it’s [...]Show More Summary
Easter is a fun holiday that is all about candy and color. It’s also about a variety of religious traditions, but even those who don’t participate in the religious aspect of the holiday can appreciate the uniquely seasonal candies that are also Easter traditions, such as bright yellow Peeps marshmallow chicks and fondant-filled Cadbury creme...
If you spend time in online cat forums, you may have encountered fellow cat owners talking about intriguing scents associated with their feline friends. In my wanderings through these forums, one such occasional conversation regards smells associated with a cat's feet. Show More Summary
The Israel Navy’s fourth submarine, the ISS Tanin (Crocodile), is expected to become fully operational in a few weeks and participate in naval operations.
Royal Caribbean International will deploy yet another big ship in China, with the 4,180-passenger Ovation of the Seas joining Quantum of the Seas in the Far East.
German giant ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS), the parent company of leading submarine builder HDW, will offer India its HDW Class 214 vessel, with an eye to
As the six-strong fleet Volvo Ocean Race continued to endure a helter-skelter ride toward Cape Horn in the Southern Ocean, the American boat Team Alvimedica took the lead, reports AP.
With prestigious brands Bentley and Maserati readying new luxury SUVs, fearing that its own contender in the segment, the Range Rover, may soon be seen as a bit too plebeian, Land Rover has launched a new flagship version developed with its personalization department Special Vehicles Operations. The flagship version is called the “Range...
With Viking Ocean Cruises officially has its first cruise ship, the group has embraced a new strategy intended to split its growth more evenly between river and ocean cruising.
Poland's liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at the Baltic port of ?winouj?cie will be completed only if Italian firm Saipem receives further payment, reports Reuters.
The Nigerian flagged fishing vessel, Viking, has been detained in Malaysia for violations of Malaysian maritime law. Malaysian authorities have indicated that