Donkeys may be one of the most stubborn animals on four legs, but when it comes time for them to help a flock of cute little lambies get from the pre-Alpine hills to the plains Of Lombardy, Italy to do some grazing with their woolly family they’re more than happy to assume the role of taxi. Show More Summary
In a journalism climate adverse to costly, time-intensive investigations, Belfast writer Lyra McKee is hoping to defy the odds by using the power of the internet to crowdfund her book about about the last days of murdered South Belfast MP, Rev Robert Bradford. D emocracy depends on good investigative reporting. When society loses its […]
As the science advances, it’s becoming increasingly possible to dispatch robots into war zones alongside or instead of human soldiers. Several military powers, including the United States, the United Kingdom, Israel and China, are already using partially autonomous weapons in combat and are almost certainly pursuing other advances in private, according to experts.
This is the month when anything is possible.
Today's roundup is sponsored by your weird tap water. State hints at takeover of Newark's budget "Helping"? Or naked power grab? There's already strong community opposition to the state's control of Newark schools. Christie administration...Show More Summary
Greentech Media got an early look at GE's new space frame wind turbine tower in advance of its official debut at next week’s European wind industry conference. The space frame advances the potential of GE to deliver taller towers capable of more power production at a lower cost. read more
Do any of us fully realize the vulnerability of the electricity infrastructure of the United States? Given the interconnectivity of our information age, it is undeniable that essentially everyone not only uses the power grid, but they do it every single hour of every single day. Show More Summary
For the past few weeks, I’ve been testing out Mophie’s new ‘Space Pack’ battery case with included storage that it showed off earlier this year at CES. While I’ve never used a case on my iPhone for longer than a few days, I do run out of battery more often than I’d like, and Mophie’s […]
By Power Hedge: There have been several geopolitical developments over the past few months which lend significant support to the arguments of gold bulls. The market has begun to recognize some of these developments as evidenced by gold being the best performing asset this year. Show More Summary
The clean energy sector, backed by innovative entrepreneurs, investors, and government policymakers, has seen enormous growth over the past 6 years. US solar power capacity recently surpassed 10 gigawatts as the price of solar panels has fallen some 75% during the past 5 years. Show More Summary
The tests came fast and furious. The diagnosis didn’t. One doctor was certain it was psychosomatic. My twin younger brothers had been born a few months earlier, and I, seeking attention, was refusing to walk. My mother kept looking. Another doctor couldn’t figure it out but gave a piece of advice. “You have other children, [...]
A Ludwig Cancer Research study suggests that the clinical efficacy of checkpoint blockade, a powerful new strategy to harness the immune response to treat cancers, might be dramatically improved if combined with oncolytic virotherapy, an investigational intervention that employs viruses to destroy tumors.
An educational video from NASA found viral success earlier this month thanks to a bunch of video game references -- but "Fusion vs. Fission" is only the agency's latest star-studded short.
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Mind-blowing Thought of the Day: Remember the “Oreo” moment at last year’s Superbowl? When the lights went out in New Orleans, a team of creatives came up with a starkly lit picture of an Oreo and the tagline “Power out? … Continue reading The post SXSW 2014 Wrap-Up: Day 2 appeared first on Flip the Media.
After a rocky first set, Rafael Nadal recovered to defeat Radek Stepanek in three sets, but it was anything but easy. The final score was 2-6, 6-4, 7-5 at the BNP Paribas Open. Stepanek 's power was a major issue for Nadal, but Stepanek...Show More Summary
91 Illinois Communities Powered 100% By Green Electricity (via Clean Technica) Article by the WWF. WASHINGTON, DC, March 7, 2014 – Illinois has embraced renewable electricity on a massive scale not seen anywhere else…
By Jason Bond: Editor’s Note: This article covers a stock trading at less than $1 per share and/or with less than a $100 million market cap. Please be aware of the risks associated with these stocks. Now that nearly a month has passed since the Feb. Show More Summary
Like any good propagandists, the New York Knicks understand the power and potency of a good visual—in this case, Phil Jackson riding into Madison Square Garden high and mighty astride a white steed to redeem his former team. On Saturday,...Show More Summary
Have you heard the one about the roomful of elite Washington journalists rubbing shoulders with the city’s power players? Of course you have. The annual ritual of the Gridiron Dinner, with its white tails and creaky jokes and hokey song-and-dance acts performed by the Fourth Estate, might seem as anachronistic as bipartisan socializing. Still, it’s […]