Wonder Woman. Just hearing the Amazonians name can bring up all kinds of feelings. Mostly of empowerment, achievement, female justice and a whole lot of butt-kicking to anyone who stands in her way. […] The post Happy Birthday, Wonder Woman! appeared first on Geek.com.
Picking up where the WSJ left off yesterday, Reuters reports that China is preparing a range of responses to the just announced $50BN in U.S. tariffs and will "stand up to protectionism", but that it still hopes for dialogue, according...Show More Summary
MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski said Republicans were faced with a clear choice on President Donald Trump, whose latest bad week once again showed that he was “unfit to lead.” The “Morning Joe” host said GOP lawmakers were standing on the sidelines as Trump signaled he would...
The Continental Divide Trail Association has been hard at work for five years trying to realize their goal of protecting the entire 3,080 mile trail in perpetuity. Many hurdles stand in there way, and it takes a village of hiker trash to help. Part two of The Future of the CDT. The post The Future of the Continental Divide Trail: Part Two appeared first on The Trek.
MUDRA stands for Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency. Micro Finance is an economic development tool whose objective is to assist the poor to work their way out of poverty. Micro-finance is an important tool in an economy like India where a million new workers are added to the workforce every month especially in small businesses. Show More Summary
Fort Designer seems like a great way for Fortnite players to create and customise design ideas. Unlike PUBG, Fortnite’s battle royale mode stands out largely thanks to allowing players to collect materials and build elaborate forts and structures to escape, hide in, or reach a previously unreachable player. Show More Summary
Introducing the LibraryThing Skill for the Amazon Echo, Dot and other Alexa devices. Take a look: The LibraryThing Alexa Skill is a weird but easy way to add books to your LibraryThing account. Just stand in the foyer, with a bag of new books, or on top of a rickety bookshelf ladder in the attic, […]
Over the years, people have come up with a lot of ways to modify their own bodies in order to stand out and to express themselves. However, a relatively old body modification procedure is apparently now gaining popularity amongst the youth. Show More Summary
Renewable sources of energy are getting more efficient by the day - yet energy storage remains an obstacle standing in the way of wide adoption. To fill this gap, some companies are thinking outside the box and investing in developing energy storage that relies on cold air. Show More Summary
“Technologies that have revolutionized so many sectors of the economy have the potential to transform the way we do conservation. We’re at the front end of a new ‘nature-tech’ revolution and nature stands to win big from it.” Brian McPeek,...Show More Summary
The main reason response rates in direct mail fundraising are relatively low (and falling) are that most pieces never really get noticed. Here's one relatively easy way to be noticed in the mailbox: Weird stock. That's right, envelopes that are something other than normal white paper. Show More Summary
One of the biggest fears for business owners when they are growing their company is that they will lose the culture that helped them to stand out in the first place. If you are wanting to expand your company but you are worried about the effect that it could have on your company, this article [...]Show More Summary
For many people who dream of creating comic books, the biggest thing standing in their way is the fact that they don't really know how to draw or don't have an artist to collaborate with. It's an unfortunate consequence of fate that Marvel wants to help address with its new "Create Your Own" tool. Show More Summary
The incumbent governor would like a lefty-free route to reelection and perhaps a 2020 presidential contest. But Cynthia Nixon could stand in his way.
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"Greet audience members, take tickets, work the concession stands, run the elevator. Point the way to seats, restrooms, box offices and exits. These are some of the tasks of a volunteer usher at theaters across New York City. The lure: a free ticket. The competition: increasingly fierce."
“Many architecture historians consider it groundbreaking, some calling it the most important modern building in San Francisco” Certain buildings or certain blocks of San Francisco streets have a way of standing out to the architectural observer because they don’t quite fit with the eras of design we most associate with the city. Show More Summary
“Homes end homelessness.” That was the simple and ultimately persuasive slogan of the Proposition HHH campaign in 2016. In November of that year, an overwhelming 77% of Los Angeles city voters opted to raise their own property taxes to pay for $1.2 billion in homeless housing — 10,000 units to...
For a time, the Korean pop phenom’s U.S. crossover felt imminent. So what is standing in her way?
London (AFP) – Pep Guardiola is anxious to play down suggestions that winning his first piece of silverware for Manchester City in Sunday’s League Cup final against Arsenal would herald a period of dominance. The former Barcelona and...Show More Summary