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London WW2 bomb shelter reclaimed for underground farming (pictures)

In the vast bomb shelters below the streets of London, crops are being successfully grown, free from the pests found on the surface.

39 Images By July 16, 2014

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Google saves $2B in taxes by sheltering $10B in revenue in Bermuda

The search and software giant's tax avoidance is being investigated by governments in France, the U.K., Italy, and Australia, Bloomberg reports.

By December 10, 2012

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Lego bus stop: Your next ride is 'just a brick away'

Commuting on public transportation can be frustrating and infuriating. Would a Lego bus station help lighten the tedium?

By June 25, 2014

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Swedish town introduces light therapy to bus shelters

The local energy company says the lamps will be in place at 30 bus stops throughout the northern town of Umea.

By November 28, 2012

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Bulletproof blanket seeks to shield kids during school shootings

The bright orange bulletproof Bodyguard Blanket is geared at protecting kids from danger during school shootings or natural disasters.

By June 9, 2014

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See where 26 asteroids smacked Earth with A-bomb force

The B612 Foundation highlights the fact that asteroids come a-knockin' 3 to 10 times more frequently than previously thought. But don't freak out; most explode too high up to cause damage on the ground.

By April 22, 2014

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Tech doing good? SF tackles homelessness with smartphones

At a time when San Francisco is under fire for being too "techie," some local nonprofits have teamed up with a leading enterprise-technology company to try to show the tech industry's philanthropic side.

By February 28, 2014

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Make your mirror sound like a xylophone with Mogees

Kickstarter project Mogees lets you compose music from a table, toaster, tricycle, or virtually any other object, like a modern-day Mozart.

By February 18, 2014

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Google extends helping hand to Philippines typhoon survivors

Creating a Person Finder and Relief Map, the Web giant looks to help people find loved ones, along with food and shelter, in the aftermath of the devastating natural disaster.

By November 11, 2013

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Uber delivers adoptable kittens to your doorstep

Apparently, it's National Cat Day. Uber hatches an adorable plan to promote on-demand delivery while potentially finding homes for kittens.

By October 29, 2013