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A Solar Technology Marriage That Is Changing The Energy World

6:43 pm, April 22, 2014

Could a new implementation of solar energy make it affordable?


Biofuels: More Expensive and Potentially Worse for the Environment

11:14 am, April 22, 2014

Ethanol produced from corn waste may produce more carbon emissions than gasoline.


General Mills Makes Coupon Clipping and Facebook 'Liking' Dangerous

8:10 am, April 22, 2014

The food company is up to the usual Trix.


Why U.S. Sanctions on Russia Could Boomerang

5:29 pm, April 21, 2014

President Obama reportedly announced more sanctions last week on individuals and one bank in response to Russia's move to annex the Crimean Peninsula in Ukraine. ...


Is GM Being Blamed Too Aggressively?

2:50 pm, April 19, 2014

If the government bailed out bankrupt GM during the period of the mechanical defects, shouldn't it too be help accountable?

financial planning

Millennials Are America's Most Disciplined Financial Planners

12:20 pm, April 19, 2014

Though Millennials get a bad rap, they're financially prudent. That may be because they experienced tough economic cycles during the formative years of their financial ...


Cellphone Upgrade Mania: Is the Newest Model Worth It?

3:02 pm, April 17, 2014

Every year the big cellphone manufacturers - namely Apple and Samsung, but also LG, HTC and others - roll out new phone models wrapped in glitzy advertising campaigns ...


Wood Seen as Popular, Cheap Option to Heat Homes

9:10 am, April 17, 2014

Alternative energy goes old-school.


Orange Juice Prices Are Squirting Higher

8:47 am, April 17, 2014

Orange juice prices reached a two-year high over fears of smaller harvests in Brazil and Florida, the two largest sources of oranges worldwide. Brace yourself for ...


The Most Outlandish Charity Trends: Is It About Vanity?

8:23 am, April 17, 2014

You put what in a sock? And does it really raise awareness?

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