Powered By Caffeine: A New Technology To Extract Energy From Coffee

People drink a lot of coffee, and that creates a lot of waste. But if that waste could be converted to power? Then one addiction (coffee) could help get us off our other (oil).

Caffeine fuels many of our days, but an even bigger energy source may be the grounds themselves. A new waste-to-gas technology, originally developed by NASA.

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How To Revitalize A Struggling Neighborhood In Six Months

Many cities in America are facing the slow decline of their main streets and shopping areas. But a new program in Oakland might be the key to reviving vibrant, local commercial centers. All it takes is a little free rent and some entrepreneurial spirit.
Old Oakland, a historic district in downtown Oakland, California, has long struggled in its quest for vibrancy.

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Cups of black tea can lower your blood pressure

Many cities in America are facing the slow decline of their main streets and shopping areas. But a new program in Oakland might be the key to reviving vibrant, local commercial centers. All it takes is a little free rent and some entrepreneurial spirit.
Old Oakland, a historic district in downtown Oakland, California, has long struggled in its quest for vibrancy.

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