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The Elmiraj Concept (500 horsepower), a new design vision for a grand coupe expressing the pure enjoyment of driving. The appearance is streamlined and pure, a fresh new expression of Cadillac’s Art & Science design philosophy. The Concept also represents an exploration of how Cadillac designers are approaching the expansion and elevation of the top of the range.
LOS ANGELES — Imagine stepping into a car-sized capsule in downtown Los Angeles and, 30 minutes later, arriving in San Francisco
On Monday, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk unveiled a transportation concept that he said could whisk passengers the nearly 400 miles from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 30 minutes — half the time it takes an airplane. Read More
The supercar concept unveiled by Lamborghini at their 50th birthday party has an official name: the Lamborghini Egoista, which literally means “selfish” in Italian.
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Chicago’s Urban Academy for the fourth year in a row is sending ALL of their graduates to college!!
Founded in 2002, the all boys charter school had only four percent of students reading at their grade level when they opened. 85% were from low-income families.
Chicago has been in the news recently with over 25 people shot and wounded this past Easter weekend.
Mayor of Chicago, Rahm Emanuel spoke of the achievement saying,
“What this 100 percent proves beyond a doubt is that it need not be the exception but it should be the expectation for every child in the city of Chicago.”
Meat consumption worldwide has doubled in the last 20 years, and it is expected to double again by 2050. This is happening in large part because economies are growing and people can afford more meat. But raising meat takes a great deal of land and water and has a substantial environmental impact. Put simply, there’s no way to produce enough meat for 9 billion people.
I’ve come across a few companies that are creating healthful plant-based alternatives that taste just like eggs, chicken, and other sources of protein. Learn more about their fascinating process.
source: Bill Gates
Gucci Mane aka GuWop speaks at career day at Crawford Long Middle School this morning.
This is the idea and concept that came up with in the course “The future of media” at The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) 2012. The theme for the course was: “Future of magazines”.
Project group: Joel Arnkvist, Eva Olsson, Jens Muller, Havva Gocmenoglu.
Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com, and Downtown Project have pledged $1 Million to Venture for America. During the next five years, Venture for America will send at least 100 of the country’s most talented and enterprising graduates to downtown Las Vegas to assist Tony Hsieh and Downtown Project in helping revitalize downtown Vegas. Downtown Project is a $350MM+ initiative to transform downtown Vegas that includes a $200 million investment in real estate, $50 million in local businesses, $50 million in tech start-ups, and $50 million in education, arts and culture.