Meet Sam, the Winner of Future Food Design Awards 2017


This year the first Future Food Design Awards was presented at the 2017 Dutch Design Week, one of the most important international prizes for innovative design for sustainable future food. Supporting the work of artists and designers since 1998, the Dutch Design Week pushes them to “to challenge their comfort zones”, rewarding revolutionary ideas and innovative solutions for the future. And the ...

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NBA's Avery Bradley Paid Big Money to Silence Sexual Assault Accuser, Denies Allegation


NBA’s Avery Bradley Paid Big Money to Silence Sexual Assault Accuser … Denies Allegation 12/29/2017 1:00 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Detroit Pistons player Avery Bradley entered into a confidentiality agreement with a reality star who accused him of sexual assault earlier this year — and at one point, negotiations got as high as $400k, TMZ Sports has learned.  But Bradley’s attorney tells ...

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Rainy Vacations Can Be Good for You


Last summer, my husband Steve, my 12-year-old son Tommy and I flew to Colorado, Denver, to be specific. Instead of taking our yearly summer trip to Rhode Island to see my husband’s family, we were doing something completely different — embarking on a family vacation to a place we’d never been before. That first night, we stayed at the Denver ...

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Contact made with 'missing' Angolan satellite


Image copyright AFP Image caption Launched on 26 December, Angosat-1 will improve TV, radio and net communications in Angola Russian scientists have restored communications with a satellite days after they lost contact with it. Launched on 26 December, Angosat-1 will boost mobile and net communications in Angola as well as broadcast radio and TV shows. Soon after launch, Russian ground ...

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Building Simple Speaker Stands


Bob Clagett always does such an impressive job with his project videos. He patiently and clearly outlines the projects, carefully runs through the steps, offers tips and templates, and includes extensive project notes in the video description with links. In this project, Bob needed to raise the speakers on his desk closer to ear height. He decided to design and ...

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Inspirational Bible Verses against Fear


There are many themes in the Bible, and overcoming fear is one of them. We deal with rejection, pain, disappointment in our lives, and sometimes there are no easy answers or solutions moving forward. But there is. When al hope is gone, be empowered that you can turn to a trusted friend, the Bible, and read the words of Jesus-and ...

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Star Anise from A to Z: 26 Things to Know


Anise. Sweet, warm and aromatic, the flavour of star anise is similar – but not identical – to that of aniseed, Anisum vulgare, to which it is not even related. The bouquet of star anise tends to be more pungent and stronger than aniseed. Bigoli. Star anise is a spice many top chefs love. A prime example is: Massimiliano Alajmo ...

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ISIS Claims Attack on Kabul Shiite Center, 41 Dead


At least 41 people have been killed and another 84 are seriously hurt after a terror attack Thursday in the Afghanistan capital of Kabul.  Officials say three bombs were used in the attack, along with a single suicide bomber who blew himself up inside a Muslim cultural center.  Eyewitnesses say many of the victims were students who had gathered at ...

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10 things we learned about gender issues in the U.S. in 2017


Allegations about sexual misconduct by prominent men in politics, entertainment, media and other industries have reverberated across the United States in recent months, drawing attention to issues of gender equality in the workplace and in broader American society. As 2017 comes to a close, here are 10 key findings about gender issues that are in the news today, drawn from ...

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Some electric car drivers should pay extra, utility boss says


Nathalie Thomas, Energy Correspondent December 28, 2017 Experimental feature Listen to this article Play audio for this article Pause Experimental feature or Give us your feedback Thank you for your feedback. What do you think? I‘ll use it in the future I don‘t think I‘ll use it Please tell us why (optional) Send Feedback Electric car drivers who wish to ...

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