United States

Elon Musk: You Would Only Need One Vast Solar Array To Power The Entire US

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Tech

Elon Musk has revealed what he believes is the best way to proceed with powering the US through sustainable energy. Speaking to the National Governor...

Glastonbury: How To Keep Attendees Safe At Public Events

Nick Hawkins | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Tech
Nick Hawkins

The UK is yet to adopt direct communication with the public. In the case of music festivals and other highly attended events, should a crisis occur, strategies need to be put in place for attendees and emergency services to ensure safety. With any emergency, communication is critical.

The Personal Details Of Over Half The US Population Have Been Accidentally Leaked Online

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Tech

The personal details of over 198 million US citizens have been accidentally exposed on the internet by a marketing firm in what experts are calling th...

Why I Formed A Library Where Humans Replaced Books

Phillip Othen | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Born in Denmark to a Danish mother and a Moroccan Jewish father, Ronni Abergel discovered early on the power of prejudice to shape people’s lives. ...

Knowledge And Education Should Be Unbounded And It's The World's Citizens' Responsibility To Ensure This

Sherina Rathor | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Sherina Rathor

I often wonder whether the trials and tribulations of the world go hand-in-hand with a lack of wholesome knowledge and education; that negative sentiments and inhumane choices are the consequences of poor literacy and teaching.

Nkwame's Climate Conundrum

Daniel Weeks | Posted 04.06.2017 | UK
Daniel Weeks

What he needs from my government in Washington is something more than drills and saws. He needs the Paris Climate Accord with its long-overdue promise of cutting carbon emissions and helping poor countries adapt to a global warming crisis they did almost nothing to create.

Donald Trump Says Manchester Bombing Carried Out By 'Evil Losers'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Politics

Donald Trump has said the people responsible for the suicide bombing in Manchester are “evil losers”. The President of the United States said he s...

'UK Will Continue To Share Intelligence With Donald Trump,' Confirms Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Politics

The UK will continue to share intelligence with Donald Trump, despite the US President sharing it with the Russians, Theresa May confirmed today. The ...

EE Has Scrapped Roaming Charges For 52 Countries Around The World

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Tech

Roaming charges are not only one of the most annoying aspects of going on holiday they’re also one of the most ridiculous. Well now it looks as thou...

Watching Trump With Our Students

Jenny Mathers | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Politics
Jenny Mathers

For the past six months, my colleagues and I at the small university town of Aberystwyth on the west coast of Wales have been watching Donald Trump's presidency with our students.

This Is What Happens When Lightning Perfectly Strikes A Tree

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 26.04.2017 | UK Tech

Ever wanted to know what the entrance to hell looks like? Well stop the search, because we’ve found it for you. Deep in rural Mississippi, the gate...

Man Who Denied Murder Was Executed Because His 'Kill-By Date' Was Looming

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK

Arkansas’ first execution in 12 years has prompted accusations it is rushing prisoners to their deaths due to a shortage of lethal injection drugs. ...

Why America’s Sick Health Care System Turns British Conservatives Queasy

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK

If the cornerstones of your culture include the world’s most famous spy, its best-loved wizard and the band that redefined pop music, it might seem ...

The Most Surprising Differences Between Laws In The U.S. And The U.K.

Quora | Posted 29.03.2017 | UK
Quora

What are some surprising differences in laws between the US and the United Kingdom? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowled...

If America's First, Who Should Be Second?

Natalie Samarasinghe | Posted 28.03.2017 | UK Politics
Natalie Samarasinghe

To put America first, Mr Trump must put the UN second. Channeling the far-sighted leadership of UN founding father Franklin D. Roosevelt is the best way to make America great again.

Are You A Global Citizen?

Nicholas Mazzei | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK Politics
Nicholas Mazzei

British, European and American politicians will have to manage groups who see the world in very different ways, protect their jobs and enable them to live their lives in a rapidly changing, digital economy where success means less barriers to travel and trade. Trump and Brexit won their elections on the back of declarations to protect those who see their future within a less open state, that they can recreate the world before globalisation and that international free trade has damaged their lives. It's a gamble which is unlikely pay off.

Stephen Hawking Fears He Is No Longer Welcome In Donald Trump's America

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 20.03.2017 | UK

Stephen Hawking fears he may no longer be welcome in the United States now Donald Trump is president. The theoretical physicist and cosmologist told I...

Trump Embarrassed At St Patrick's Day Event That Swerved From Gaffe To Gaffe

The Huffington Post | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK

Donald Trump faced deep embarrassment at his own reception to mark St Patrick’s Day, as the Irish leader with whom he shared a stage gave a passiona...

Incredible Slow-Mo Footage Shows The Moment A Train Hits Deep Snow

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK Tech

As you may have seen, the United States of America is currently experiencing some fairly extreme weather. This can lead to a number of incredibly cool...

Ben Carson Incurs The Wrath Of Samuel L Jackson For Calling Slaves 'Immigrants'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK

Ben Carson is under fire for saying African slaves brought to America against their will were “immigrants”, with Samuel L Jackson leading the chor...

Donald Trump And The Supreme Court

Mark Malcomson CBE | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Politics
Mark Malcomson CBE

With everything else going in Washington, it's worth paying attention to the Court, it's where lasting and seismic change could take place.

'This Is Not Trump's America' Passenger Yells As 'Racist' Man Is Kicked Off Flight

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

A “racist” man was escorted off a flight in front of a cheering crowd as one passenger yelled at him “this is not Trump’s America”. The conf...

Bill Maher Lays Into Republicans For Thinking America Is Their 'Bitch'

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 19.02.2017 | UK

American talkshow host Bill Maher lambasted Republicans on Friday night in an impassioned speech condemning right-wing politicians for letting Donald ...

America Challenged: Can Trump Do Democracy?

Dyfed Loesche | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Politics
Dyfed Loesche

The final test will come when Trump starts showing signs of not accepting defeat at the polls in four years' time, or tries to call into question the limit on presidential terms after eight years. Then latest, will we know who Trump really is - which could be too late. It's going to be a challenging and tough time.

US Visa Applicants May Soon Have To Reveal Their Facebook And Twitter Passwords

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 08.02.2017 | UK

US visa applicants could be required to hand over their social media passwords before being allowed into the country. Homeland Security Secretary John...