The European Patent Office (EPO) today announced its annual shortlist for its European Inventor Awards, which honors a range of scientists across industries. Much like last year, it’s packed with some inventions that could be truly groundbreaking. The twelve finalists are grouped into four categories, including one for non-European inventors. Three additional inventors also are… via […]Read more "These top twelve inventions could one day change the world — Quartz"
A senior American military official says that airstrikes by the U.S.-led coalition may have destroyed as much as $800 million of cash held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS). The BBC reports that Major General Peter Gersten, speaking from Baghdad, told reporters that less than 20 air strikes had targeted cash… via […]Read more "Money to Burn: Up to $800 Million Of ISIS Cash Destroyed in Airstrikes — TIME"