Top 5 Business That Use Sustainable Green Power

Top 5 Business That Use Sustainable Green Power

Top 5 Business That Use Sustainable Green PowerWhen we talk about green companies, we aren’t just talking about companies that don’t pollute the environment. A sustainable or green business is a company that has minimal or no impact on the environment while also reducing their carbon footprint. One way of helping is by using Green Power. Green power, also known as sustainable energy, is power created using renewable resources that don’t…

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A Tower Inspired By Trees, Complete With Balconies For Leaves

A Tower Inspired By Trees, Complete With Balconies For Leaves

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto has designed a compelling plan for a mixed-use tower in the south of France, based on the structure of a tree. Fujimoto’s 17-story structure, called the White Tree, is curved to offer the best views of the surrounding landscape–both to its own inhabitants and those of its neighbors, neither of whom want their sightline blocked. Balconies stretch chaotically out…

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Brain hard-wired to link what we see with what we do

Brain hard-wired to link what we see with what we do

The newly discovered network triggers reactions even before the conscious brain has time to process them. (PTI) Scientists have found for the first time that our brain’s ability to instantly link what we see with what we do is down to a dedicated information ‘highway’. Researchers from University College London and Cambridge University found a specialised mechanism for spatial self-awareness that combines visual cues with body motion. Standard visual processing is prone to distractions, as it requires…

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A Chinese Eco-City, Built In The Middle Of A Farm

A Chinese Eco-City, Built In The Middle Of A Farm

Over the next 12 years, the Chinese government plans to move 250 million people from farms and villages to newly built cities. At the same time, some city dwellers are starting to escape back to the countryside, fed up with certain aspects of city life, like air pollution in Beijing that some scientists are now comparing to nuclear winter. A new development in Kunming hopes to offer a little of…

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'Mean Girls' characters: Where are they now?

‘Mean Girls’ characters: Where are they now?

MEAN-GIRLS This is worse than wearing sweatpants: Mean Girls isn’t getting a Tina Fey-penned sequel! Despite some hopeful speculation from fans recently, Fey confirmed the news to Extra on Wednesday, saying, “We’re coming up next month on the 10-year anniversary of the original movie… We’re going to see if there’s any way to get everyone together, but not a movie, sadly. We’re all past high school age.” (

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A Guide to the FIFA World Cup — Past, Present and Future

A Guide to the FIFA World Cup — Past, Present and Future

SPAIN WORLD CUP TROPHY For some, the FIFA World Cup needs no introduction; Brazilian flair, German resilience and Spanish tiki-taka dominance. Most of the globe is getting excited for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil this summer, but for those of you who haven’t yet felt the magic of the World Cup, here’s a look through some of it’s history, so you can start feeling the magic, too. The world’s first international…

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