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The first-of-its-kind study showed a 60% increase in biking to work in the last decade, thanks to an increase in bike lanes and bike trains. Video provided by Newsy


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$845,000 Porsche 918 Spyder Named Best of the Best Cars for 2014

$845,000 Porsche 918 Spyder Named Best of the Best Cars for 2014

TheStreet (June 6, 2014) — Robb Report is out with its 26th annual Best of the Best issue which features some of 2014's cars with the most wow factor. Robb Report senior vice president and group publisher David Arnold reveals three of this year's top picks, including the Ferrari 458 Speciale, named the best sports car for 2014. He reveals what features made the Rolls-Royce Wraith the winner in the coupes and GTs category, especially as Rolls-Royce is often associated with having a more stately aesthetic, rather than sporty. For those who really have money to burn, Arnold details the most expensive car of the best of the best issue, the Porsche 918 Spyder, named the best convertible of the year. The full list can be found at http://robbreport.com/best-of-the-best-2014. Video provided by TheStreet
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Apple May Release iWatch This Autumn That Will Track Fitness Data

Apple May Release iWatch This Autumn That Will Track Fitness Data

TheStreet (June 20, 2014) — Apple's planning on releasing its long-awaited iWatch this fall, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. Apple may have put a strong emphasis on health and fitness in the device, with more than 10 sensors incorporated that are able to collect the wearer's fitness data. Apple already revealed a move toward tracking health data with its announcement of HealthKit for iOS 8 at its Worldwide Developers Conference. The report cites a source who claims that Apple is planning to add features to the watch that will combat criticism that existing smartwatches only perform the functions of the average smartphone. Video provided by TheStreet
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Physicists Seek Animated Answers to Dark Secrets of the Universe

Physicists Seek Animated Answers to Dark Secrets of the Universe

Reuters (Nov. 29, 2012) — Physicists at the Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois hope to unravel the mysteries of dark matter and dark energy with the most detailed computer simulations of the universe ever built. The two theoretical forces have never been detected but are believed to make up more than 95 percent of the universe The researchers want to know what the forces are and how they work.
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EnerKey: Clean Energy for the Slums of Johannesburg

EnerKey: Clean Energy for the Slums of Johannesburg

Deutsche Welle (Sep. 2, 2013) — South Africa's most populous city is attracting more and more people on the search for work and a better life. Most of the migrants find housing in derelict buildings and slum-like settlements without electricity. How to provide these people with clean and affordable energy is the aim of the German-South African "EnerKey" research project. Sometimes simple solutions can be found, like improved cooking stoves. Conventional stoves fired with wood or waste can emit lung-damaging smoke indoors. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that more than 1.5 million people have their lifespans shortened by emissions from their wood or coal-burning stoves.
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