We drove the $500,000 Rolls-Royce Phantom and saw how it’s different from every other car — Kopitiam Bot

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(Source: http://www.businessinsider.com) As the flagship model of the world’s most famous luxury carmaker, the Rolls-Royce Phantom is a rolling throwback to an age when the super-wealthy lived in 100-room estates and employed dozens of staff, a few of them chauffeurs. The debut of the modern seventh generation Rolls-Royce Phantom, in 2003, ushered the company into […]

via We drove the $500,000 Rolls-Royce Phantom and saw how it’s different from every other car — Kopitiam Bot

Scientists Have Created A Chemical That Causes Any Skin To Tan Without Sun, It Also Lowers Cancer Risk — Sparkonit

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A chemical that triggers the release of melanin, a dark pigment in the skin, without the need for sunbathing or a genetic predisposition for tanning has been created. According to researchers, the chemical can induce a tan even in fair individuals with the type of skin that turns lobster pink rather than bronze in the…

via Scientists Have Created A Chemical That Causes Any Skin To Tan Without Sun, It Also Lowers Cancer Risk — Sparkonit

Inside the world’s largest plane: Longer than a football field with 28 wheels and six 747 jet engines — National Post – Top Stories

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The initial construction on the massive airplane Paul Allen has been quietly building in the California desert is complete, and the vehicle, which would be the world’s largest airplane with a wingspan wider than Howard Hughes’ Spruce Goose, was wheeled out of its hangar for the first time on Wednesday. Called Stratolaunch, the plane has…

via Inside the world’s largest plane: Longer than a football field with 28 wheels and six 747 jet engines — National Post – Top Stories

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online — Futurism

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Sungrow Floating Power Plant The world’s largest floating solar power plant is now online in China. Built by Sungrow, a supplier of PV inverter systems, the 40MW plant is now afloat in water four to 10 meters deep, and successfully linked to Huainan, China’s grid. The placement was chosen in large part because the area was…

via The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online — Futurism

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Shutterstock Uproxx knows that science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) disciplines are driving the future of this planet forward. Every day, we see new ideas, fresh innovations, and bold trailblazers in these fields. Follow us this month as we highlight how STEM is shaping the culture of NOW. ‘One morning in January — it was…

via This Scientist Combs Our Universe To Find Life Among The Stars — Real Stories – UPROXX

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http://ift.tt/2rBdnZw By Eden Marie Truth Theory For those who eschew animal products – particularly meat and dairy – but understand the possible health benefits to be gained from eating foods rich in protein, a dietary conundrum is presented. Fortunately, lab-grown meat, which is promoted to be both cheaper and healthier than meat obtained from slaughterhouses, […]

via In Less Than 5 Years, Ethical Lab-Grown Meat Will Be Available For Sale – TruthTheory — peoples trust toronto

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A New Way to Pay A variety of new payment methods, processors, and banking tools that use smartphones will revolutionize the way we use money — particularly for small businesses and developing countries. Polish futurist Piotr Turek stated in an interview with Thomas Frey that, “in less than five years, smartphones, watches, and other devices will replace credit/debit…

via Soon, Tech Could Make Cash and Credit Cards Utterly Obsolete — Futurism