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New biochemical techniques could transform land usage

So-called 'agricultural biologicals' could be used to dramatically improve resource efficiency, converting fibres that are currently wasted into liquid biofuels and increasing crop yields.

Is August no longer filled with Hollywood's dog days?

T.S. Eliot deemed April the cruelest month in his poem “The Waste Land,” but, when it comes to movies, August can be pretty brutal too. This month has long had a reputation as a kind of cinematic island of misfit toys stranded between the shiny blockbusters of the earlier summer and the...

Allonzo Trier to Arizona: Wildcats Land 5-Star SG Prospect

Allonzo Trier is not wasting any time. He's ready to become an Arizona Wildcat. Evan Daniels of Scout.com broke the story Sunday morning, as the 5-star shooting guard turned in his verbal commitment to Arizona: The Wildcats were considered a heavy favorite throughout his recruitment. Show More Summary

Lawler vs. Brown results live blog, UFC on Fox 12: Round 3

Brown wasted no time working for a takedown to start the third round. He dipped in and snatched a single, working hard to complete it against the fence. The only problem was Lawler landed a big elbow that may have opened a cut in the...Show More Summary

Wasted Cash in the US Fishing Industry

The fishing industry is an important part of the U.S. economy. In 2012, commercial fishermen landed almost 10 billion pounds of fish worth more than $5 billion. What would you say though, if you found out that some U.S. fishermen were...Show More Summary

InvenSense Looks All Set To Benefit From Apple

By Ayush Singh: InvenSense (INVN) has been trying hard to land a slot in Apple's (AAPL) devices, but up till now, the company's efforts have been a waste. However, recent reports indicate that InvenSense may have finally landed a spot in Apple's upcoming iPhone 6. Show More Summary

An Old White Man Invented Rap, Claims an Old White Man

2 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

Andrew Lloyd Webber is the old white man who wrote Cats, the zany musical that took Broadway by storm in the early '80s. T.S. Eliot is the dead old white man who wrote The Waste Land and at least one poem that uses the n-word without apparent irony. According to Webber, Eliot invented rap music. Read more...

404 Error Pages Can Hurt Your SEO Rankings; Here’s How To Use Google Analytics to Monitor and Track 404 Errors So You Can Fix Them

2 months agoTechnology / Internet : ShoeMoney

Last week I shared with you how I monitor my ppc landing pages for 404 errors and broken links in my ads. While wasting money buying clicks to 404 pages should be a crime, having lots of 404 pages on your site can hurt you in other ways as well. For example, if you have […]

Muckaty Mob Win Battle To Stop Nuclear Dumping Ground

The Warlmanpa people of Central Australia are this morning celebrating a sensational legal victory over government plans to dump nuclear waste on their land. Chris Graham reports.

We're still wasting money & land on highway-widening projects

The image above compares Florence Italy with Metro Atlanta’s Interstate I-75/I-285...

Traffic and tempers

2 months agoNews : America's View

“THE moment you land in Brazil you start wasting time.” The words of Blake Watkins, an American restaurateur in São Paulo, never rang truer than on the morning of June 9th. As soon as your correspondent’s flight from New York touched...Show More Summary

Putin should do us all a favour and keep away from the D-Day commemorations

Can't Vladimir Putin take a hint? As Western leaders gather for the commemorations to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, one thing is becoming abundantly clear – no one wants to waste their time socialising with Russia's belligerent president. To avoid the potential of a diplomatic faux pas during what promises to be [...]

British Shipbuilder Lands Thames Barge Contract

McTays, the shipbuilding subsidiary of HS Ocean Group (HSOG), was awarded a contract to design and build four barges by waste management company Cory Environmental.

Wasting Less Food Is the Key to Reducing Hunger

Getty Images By Hal M. Bundrick Americans have super-sized food portions to the point of expanding waists and increasing waste. While producing food from farm to fork uses half of our land and 80 percent of our freshwater, 40 percent of that nourishment is wasted. Show More Summary

Khloe Kardashian Goes On Shopping Spree Before Sister Kim’s Wedding

Khloe Kardashian wants only the best things for her sister Kim’s wedding. The Kardashian-Jenner family has landed in Paris for the upcoming “fairytale wedding” of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and they wasted no time going to work doing what they do best — shopping. The family was spotted Wednesday on the ritzy shopping center

Bosnia flooding triggers landslides, unearth mines

Floodwaters triggered more than 2,000 landslides across much of the Balkans on Sunday, laying waste to entire towns and villages and disturbing land mines left over from the region's 1990s war, along with warning signs that marked the unexploded devices.

May 12: The GOP, the FDNY and Nigeria

Brooklyn: The Republicans in Congress have ignored the needs of the American people and wasted valuable time by repealing Obamacare, which is the law of the land; falsely complaining that the IRS targeted only Republican groups even though the head of the department was a Republican; and talking endlessly about their favorite topic, Benghazi, which has been over-investigated.

Racist Retort From Adrien Broner Gets Him In A Suspension From WBC [Video]

The World Boxing Council (WBC) has handed down strict & indefinite suspension to former lightweight champion Adrien Broner. The boxer’s poor choice of words have landed him in hot waters with the WBC who didn’t waste much time in slapping him with an indefinite suspension until he issues a public apology for his verbal conduct.

You Say Tomato, I Say Wasteful? Shenzhen Food Fight Raises Brows

A good old-fashioned food fight modeled after La Tomatina has landed one Chinese theme park in hot water.

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