Thursday, September 29, 2016

Senscommon designs unisex raincoat for cyclists with split hem to keep legs dry

Amsterdam fashion label Senscommon has combined high-tech fabrics with functional fastenings to create a waterproof coat designed specifically for cyclists (+ slideshow). (more…)

Monday, September 26, 2016

After 5 Decades, Colombia And Rebel Group FARC To Sign Peace Treaty

The Colombian government and FARC guerrillas on Monday will sign a pact that could end a war that has killed more than 200,000 people. The treaty still will need support through a public referendum.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Candidates Want To Raise The Economic Tide To Lift Opportunity, But How?

Both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump talk about increasing opportunities for coming generations. Some analysts say boosting economic growth would help, but the way there is complicated.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Apple unveils iPhone 7 at 2016 Keynote event

Breaking news: Apple has revealed the latest versions of its hugely popular iPhone, with a redesigned water- and dust-resistant case and a variety of new features. (more…)

Monday, September 5, 2016

Students build scaffold-like pavilion topped with mesh "cloud" at former Latvian brewery

Stacks of recycled materials form tables, benches and stairs in this temporary timber pavilion, designed by architecture students for the grounds of a former beer brewery in C─ôsis, Latvia (+ slideshow). (more…)