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A new solar technology could be the next big boost for renewable energy

Across the globe, a clutch of companies from Oxford, England to Redwood City, Calif. are working to commercialize a new solar technology that could further boost the adoption of renewable energy generation. Earlier this year, Oxford PV, a startup working in tandem with Oxford University, received $3 million from the U.K. government to develop the technology, which uses a new kind of material to make solar cells. Two days ago, in the U.S., a company called Swift Solar raised $7 million to bring the same technology to market, according to a filing…

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Ab Fab stars lead tributes to Whitfield

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJune Whitfield’s career spanned seven decades Absolutely Fabulous writer Jennifer Saunders has paid tribute to the “extraordinary grace” of Dame June Whitfield who has died, aged 93. The creator of the sitcom, in which Dame June starred, said she would “hugely” miss her “dear friend”. Fellow Ab Fab actress Joanna Lumley praised Whitfield’s “sensational talent” while Julia Sawalha described her as a “great source of inspiration”. Dame June worked in TV and radio for six decades, including Terry and June. She also…

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What If You Chose A Relationship That Was Safe?

0 Ashley Klassen is cataloged in Pragmatic Love, Relationships, Safe Love If You’re A Woman Of Distinction… Time To Change Your Life Over the past few years, Brianna Wiest has gained renown for her deeply moving, philosophical writing. This new compilation of her published work features pieces on why you should pursue purpose over passion, embrace negative thinking, see the wisdom in daily routine, and become aware of the cognitive biases that are creating the way you see your life. Some of these pieces have never been seen; others have been…

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FBI Collected Fake Green Cards Allegedly Supplied By Trump Golf Club Managers: Report

Donald Trump’s golf club in Bedminster, Newark attorney Anibal Romero told the newspaper that he turned over fake permanent resident green cards and fraudulent Social Security numbers that he said were given to one of his clients by managers at the Romero, who represents five immigrants he says were undocumented when they worked for Trump’s New Jersey club, said he met with two FBI agents and investigators from the New Jersey state attorney general’s office last month. The federal agents said they were going to “coordinate” with the state investigators,…

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“Its Not His Fault”: Widow of Pastor Who Died By Suicide Speaks Out With Lysa TerKeurst

ShareTweet For the first time, the widow of pastor Andrew Stoecklein has come forth to speak out about her husband’s tragic suicide. Andrew, the pastor of Inland Hills Church in Chino, California died in August, but understandably, it has taken his wife several months to be able to speak publicly about his untimely death. While she has regularly documented her and her sons’ grief process on her blog, GodsGotThis.org, Kayla bravely spoke for the first time in a Facebook Live interview with Proverbs 31 Ministries President, Lysa Terkeurst, last week.   View this…

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‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ is why you won’t see Season 5 for a little while

'Black Mirror: Bandersnatch' unsurprisingly was a time drain.Image: Netflix / Black Mirror With its myriad of decisions and endings, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch certainly looked like a hell of a film (or game?) to put together. So much so that in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, producer Annabel Jones confirmed that Season 5 of the Netflix series would be delayed, with an arrival set for sometime in 2019. SEE ALSO: A game from ‘Black Mirror: Bandersnatch’ is playable now It’s due in part to the “enormous” creative time that the…

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12 Great Ideas America Should Steal From Other Countries

“No bad ideas in a brainstorm.” That’s a common saying that implies a darker truth: as soon as an idea leaves a brainstorm’s cocoon, and gets put into practice, it can metamorphose into a living, breathing disaster. After all, who knows how your theoretical idea would actually work? How can we put any idea into practice without testing it on millions of people first? And surprise — sudden mental left turn here — what if we already had a way to test all kinds of ideas, see how great they…

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Jason Momoa struggled to find work after ‘Game of Thrones’

Daenerys Targaryen's dragons are in the spotlight.Image: hbo Sadly, Game of Thrones isn’t returning until April 2019, but if you’re in the mood for some show- related news to hold you over, we’ve got you covered. Brett Ratcliffe, a University of Nebraska entomologist and professor, decided to name three of his eight newly discovered beetle species after Game of Thrones characters. How fun! According to The Omaha World-Herald, Ratcliffe named the three species of beetles — each from the Gymnetis genus — after Daenerys Targaryen’s three dragons: Drogon, Rhaegal, and…

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“Shut Up”: John Crist Slams Some Truth About Lauren Daigles Comments on Homosexuality

ShareTweet Christian singer Lauren Daigle has surely received more than her fair share of criticism in recent months after appearing on “The Ellen Show” in November and making a controversial remark about homosexuality earlier this month. In an interview on the “The Domenick Nati Show,” Daigle was asked if she “felt” homosexuality was a sin. “I can’t honestly answer on that, in the sense of I have too many people that I love and they are homosexuals,” she told Nati. “I can’t say one way or the other. I’m not…

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