ALL THE POWER.
ALL THE POWER.
Legislators were voting Friday on whether to adopt a controversial national referendum on the construction of the country’s fourth nuclear power plant in New Taipei City.
And a third generator is idling nearby in case one of these fails, the New York Post reports.
With power still out to many offices in Manhattan, here’s how displaced NYC workers are getting things done.
Stunning footage from a news team caught in one of the tornadoes near Oklahoma City. Power poles dance in midair as their vehicle is swept off the road. The crew from KFOR miraculously survived without injury. Others across the region weren’t so lucky. This twister was one of more than 30 that struck Oklahoma, Kansas and Arkansas last night. At least 13 people are dead. Watch Video ›
Forbes released its list of the 100 Most Powerful Celebrities, and Lady Gaga has dethroned Oprah. With great power ranking comes great responsibility, Gaga. Here’s the rest of the top ten from the list. Their methodology takes into account yearly earnings (provided here), media coverage, net worth, city-states conquered, harem size, inseam measurement, etc. Full list at Forbes. View List ›
The nuclear emergency in Japan continues to escalate. Dangerous levels of radiation are leaking from the earthquake-damaged reactors at Fukushima Dai-ichi and incidents are feared at other power plants. Those working to contain the meltdowns or living nearby are at the greatest risk. Here is what radiation sickness looks like. View List ›
Kanye West’s new music video for “Power” is more like a moving painting than a video. What do you guys think about it? Watch Video ›
More factories that make the material used in solar panels have opened, and the global demand for them has fallen.
With cheap loans, labor and electricity, Chinese companies are pulling ahead in the solar product industry.
Trash your hybrid, the real future of green transportation is more simple than you think. It’s a horse! On a treadmill! Imagine driving one of these things around town. Aside from the manure, this thing is a girl magnet. View Image ›
It’s not Oprah. For the second year in a row Forbes named Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany, the most powerful woman in the world. Check out the top 100. Read More ›