OVER THE AIR

A U.K. call center employee went to work in shorts on a hot day and learned as soon as he arrived at the office that he had to return home. The company has a very strict ‘no-shorts’ dress code so he had to go home to change. The worker got so upset that male workers could not wear shorts even though female workers...

Desserts are a crucial part of the Middle Eastern cuisine, with its distinctive appeal deriving from the geographical features and religious influence. Sweet desserts can play a valuable role in replenishing energy, which can be easily deprived in the scorching heat of the region. Middle Eastern culture, which...

Across the world, government, companies, and scientists are making efforts to develop sustainable energy sources and reduce our dependency on fossil fuels. Some of these new and renewable energy sources include solar energy, wind power, tidal energy, fuel cells and thermal energy just to name a few. The development of...

In April of this year, something extraordinary took place in the UK. The nation went for 24 hours without the use of coal for the first time in 135 years while maintaining full power throughout the country. The move was part of a government initiative to phase out coal usage and meet global climate change commitments....

Every year on June 5th, World Environment Day is celebrated in cities around the world. This has been taking place since 1987 with a new slogan being chosen each year. This year’s slogan is “Connecting people to nature.” Today’s posting will give you a glimpse into what happened at LG for 2017’s World Environment...

Augmented Reality (AR) refers to a technology which inserts 3D virtual images into images or backgrounds from reality. Apps through which we can see what streets or objects are around by pointing our smartphones at an area, or through which we get a weather forecast by holding a phone toward the sky are examples of...

Interior design trends are ever changing and keeping up with the latest styles is an ongoing process. Many of us meticulously search for just the right items to match the interiors of our homes and to make them comfortable and aesthetically pleasing. But sometimes finding home appliances to match the designs we have...

In May of 2015, one of the most anticipated events in recent sports history took place. The event was billed as The Fight of the Century and featured a bout between the undefeated Floyd Mayweather and Filipino boxing legend, Manny Pacquiao. While the sports world at large had been waiting anxiously for years to watch...

Many of you probably remember a scene from the Seven Year Itch (1955), where Marilyn Monroe’s skirt gets lifted up by the subway ventilation. This scene makes me think of a different kind of wind also commonly observed in cities called the skyscraper wind effect (SWE). It refers to a strong wind that hits a skyscraper...

Over the past 30 years, a once unsuspecting location has become a global epicenter of travel and tourism. Dubai has developed into a top destination for travelers and business people from around the world. This city located in the middle of the desert offers a wide range of attractions including beaches, luxury...