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I’m afraid of hurting others.

When I first got with God, I had a habit of always trying to explain myself to Him. My actions. My words. 773 more words


What yoga is teaching me about body positivity as a radical act

If you’re following me on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr, over the weekend you would have seen that I posted some pictures of myself doing yoga. 557 more words

What Yoga Is Teaching Me

Can Tesla's Battery Hit $1 Billion Faster Than the iPhone?

From Bloomberg: Tesla’s new line of big, stackable batteries reservations reported in the first week are valued at roughly $800 million. If Tesla converts even a fraction of those reservations into actual sales, the battery roll-out could measure up as one of the biggest ever for a new product category. 165 more words


Hawaii mandates 100 % renewable energy by 2045

From Power Engineering Magazine: Hawaii lawmakers voted 74-2 this week to pass the nation’s first state-wide requirement for 100% renewable energy generation. House Bill 623 also increases interim requirements for renewable energy to 30% by 2020. 103 more words


DOE Funding ‘Fuels from Sunlight’ Hub

The U.S. Department of Energy announced $75 million in funding with the goal of achieving the major scientific breakthroughs needed to produce liquid transportation fuels from a combination of sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide, using… 143 more words


DOE Cutting-Edge Geothermal Systems Effort

The U.S. Department of Energy announced five projects selected for the first part of the multiphase Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE… 131 more words


Startup Profile: Minnepura Technologies Inc.

Minnepura Technologies Inc. uses bacteria-based biotechnology to purify water that has been contaminated by chemicals from industrial processes. The company is based on scientific discoveries by University of Minnesota researchers Alptekin Aksan, Ph.D., of the College of Science and Engineering and BioTechnology Institute, and Larry Wackett, Ph.D., of the College of Biological Sciences and also of the BioTechnology Institute. 735 more words