Plans for Apple’s New Cupertino Headquarters Approved, New Images Released

October 14, 2013 by  
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Ancient 1,000-Year-Old Forest Revealed Beneath Melting Alaskan Glacier

October 14, 2013 by  
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Photo via Shutterstock An ancient 1000-year-old forest has been uncovered beneath Alaska’s 37 square mile Mendenhall Glacier . The forest has been poking through the receding ice near Juneau for nearly fifty years, but local scientists from the University of Alaska Southeast have observed an increasing number of visible stumps lately – including some trees that are still in an upright position. Read the rest of Ancient 1,000-Year-Old Forest Revealed Beneath Melting Alaskan Glacier Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alaska , ancient forest , Cathy Connor , Hemlock , Juneau , melting glaciers , Mendenhall Glacier , spruce , Tomb of Gravel , University of Alaska Southeast        

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Alex Schweder’s Prefab Bubble Apartment Springs from a Van Like a Jack-in-the-Box

October 14, 2013 by  
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Disney Unveils Electricity Generator Made From Paper

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Scientists are coming up with all sorts of new energy-generating technology, including new solar thermal plants and nuclear fusion – but paper? The minds at Disney Research have invented a new type of power supply that turns paper into an electrical energy generator . And it’s not just static electricity; the paper generator can create enough energy to power LEDs, e-paper displays , and other devices. Read the rest of Disney Unveils Electricity Generator Made From Paper Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Disney Research , Electricity , Fringe Tech , Future Tech , generators , Interactive Media , inventions , New Tech , Paper , PC , research , research and development , science , Wireless Signal        

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Apple’s Extravagant New Spaceship Campus Could Cost $2 Billion More Than Expected

April 5, 2013 by  
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Just a few months before his death in 2011, Steve Jobs announced plans to build a new corporate campus for Apple in Cupertino City , California. Since then the initial $3 billion price tag for the extravagant spaceship-like development has jumped to an estimated $5 billion, according to Bloomberg BusinessWeek . Apple’s new HQ, designed by Foster + Partners , will cost more than the $3.9 billion being spent on the new World Trade Center complex in New York – an estimate which triggered criticism from the business community and company’s shareholders. Read the rest of Apple’s Extravagant New Spaceship Campus Could Cost $2 Billion More Than Expected Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Apple architecture , apple building plans , apple campus , Apple Campus 2 , Apple HQ Cupertino , Apple Spaceship Headquarters , energy efficient buildings , green masterplan Apple , Steve Jobs , steve jobs new campus , Sustainable buildings        

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Historic Antinori Winery Planted a Vineyard on Its Roof in Italy

April 5, 2013 by  
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