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What Pi Sounds like : Happy Pi Day Friends »

What Pi Sounds like : Happy Pi Day Friends

  To all of you who love math and music...enjoy!   Via

Seventh Generation changes packaging to paper. »

Seventh Generation changes packaging to paper.

When Jeffrey Hollender was fired from Seventh Generation in November, 2010, after two decades taking his company to a $150 million dollar game changer, I was incredibly pessimistic.  Hollender, is a staunch defender of the planet, at the same time, a staunchly, outspoken critic of consumerism and our broken systems.  Surely, the company might [...]

Up, up & away to a world record : National »

Up, up & away to a world record : National Geographic’s Floating House

March 5 at dawn, National Geographic Channel and a team of scientists, engineers, and two world-class balloon pilots successfully launched a 16' X 16' house 18' tall with 300 8' colored weather balloons from a private airfield east of Los Angeles. The experiment set a new world record for the largest balloon cluster flight ever [...]

Pictures of the Day : Sun Blast of 2011 »

Pictures of the Day : Sun Blast of 2011

Wired Magazine has an article about the current state of our solar exposure : The biggest solar blast in four years erupted late Monday, and it’s sending jets of charged particles right at Earth. The spray will spark bright auroras when it hits the magnetosphere in the next 24 to 48 hours. A cluster of sunspots called Active Region 1158 [...]

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