The US throws out 250 million tons of garbage a year. Roughly a third is recycled, and the rest is landfill. You might think that’s a problem. But one man’s … Continue reading
Interesting video from The Economist. Beside showing how the opening of Myanmar (Burma) will connect other Asian countries, it also show the massive infrastructure build up going on in the … Continue reading
BBC News – Viewpoint: Mars – what weve learnt in five years.
Isolated Reservoir Holds Ancient Water: Scientific American Podcast. “Well, scientists have discovered just that—an isolated reservoir 2.4 kilometers underground in Ontario. They examined fluids seeping out of fractures in a … Continue reading
“Over the past 5 decades more than fifty dogs have jumped to their deaths from Overtoun Bridge, near Dumbarton, in Scotland. An incredible statistic, but one made more impressive by … Continue reading
Arlington Heights rail crossing work set to begin – chicagotribune.com. The railroad crossings on NW Highway (Rt 14) at Arthur and Davis will be closed until October. Saw the construction … Continue reading
Starving Virginia settlers turned to cannibalism in 1609: study | Reuters. via @hughhowey