A lot has been made of the damage done as the result of riots and looting following the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. It’s fair to call it “looting” — cameras have captured people busting out of stores with merchandise in hand,* and there’s no way to intellectualize that. 716 more words
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A robot restaurant in China is delighting customers with its futuristic way of serving up food – just don’t expect a personable service.
When customers walk in, ‘usher robot’ extends his arm and welcomes them with the greeting: ‘Earth person, hello!’ 154 more words
What do Bill Koch, the Aspen Skiing Company, and environmentalists all have in common? Nothing, right? Actually, they’re all supporting the deployment of technology that cuts down on greenhouse gas emissions and produces some cheap, relatively clean energy. 943 more words
Q. I had to get a new battery for my car. I asked the guy what they did with the old one and he said they recycled it. 665 more words