Cheap Chinese solar panels prove very expensive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The photovoltaic industry is in a perverse situation. To make power generation from solar competitive, prices of solar panels had to come down. Tens of billions in more…

Spain set to raise sex age from 13 to 16

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Spain's Health Department is looking to raise the age of consensual sex from 13 — the lowest in Europe after the Vatican's 12 — to 16. more…

Feds torpedo July 4th over 'sequestration'

by Steve Peacock -- Independence Day celebrations such as the annual public fireworks display at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey have been canceled due to sequestration-related cuts. But somehow the federal more…

Congressman: Christianity 'will restore our nation'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="x4NjcwYzoBeb65fXJoRodfZhNfUuol0v"] Shortly before he moved into the Oval Office, Barack Obama declared that if America was once a Christian nation, that no longer is the case. "Whatever more…

Record Lego train track reaches nearly 3 miles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JibWExYzo_w9701CJmFwMi80tbGNjn-8"] Officials say it took 80 Lego plastic toy enthusiasts nearly six hours to assemble what now has proven to be the longest recognized plastic toy train more…

Shrine honoring Bible hero bulldozed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="pmeGIxYzqblwdNbHSSyYn3byTX2pVg0n"] A newly released video shows al-Qaida-linked jihadists bulldozing a shrine dedicated to the biblical patriarch Abraham in a city in eastern Syria. Worldwide, there have been more…

Amelia Earhart's plane revealed in sonar?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DISCOVERY NEWS) A grainy sonar image captured off an uninhabited tropical island in the southwestern Pacific republic of Kiribati might represent the remains of the Electra, the two-engine more…

Vatican vs. pope: Atheists do go to hell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Vatican has issued a new statement running counter to Pope Francis‘ recent suggestion that good deeds can earn atheists entrance to heaven. The Rev. Thomas Rosica, a Vatican spokesman, more…

Australia's PM dodges flying sandwich

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard was forced to dodge a flying sandwich for the second time this month Thursday when someone's salami lunch was flung at more…