Tuesday, 30 December 2014

GlobalView: Climate Change in Perspective

Educational article on climate change, along with some illustrative data.
GlobalView: Climate Change in Perspective (link)

Also, make sure to watch the following animation from NASA: A Year In The Life Of Earth’s CO2 (link).

Wednesday, 24 December 2014

That's what I want to do when I grow up

Former President George H.W. Bush Hospitalized in Houston - Bloomberg

The elder Bush, though now wheelchair bound, celebrated his 90th birthday on June 12 with a tandem skydive near his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine.

Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Crystals and stones

http://sciencebasedlife.wordpress.com/2011/09/05/crystal-healing-magic-cures-or-just-rocks/

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

Quick Take on LED Lights

Insight into history and use of LED light bulbs.

LED Lights - QuickTake - Bloomberg

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Job Security?

Rise of the Machines: Downfall of the Economy? | Roubini's Edge

It will also benefit highly skilled workers—principally software developers

EU falls behind US as top destination for skilled migrants

EU falls behind US as top destination for skilled migrants - FT.com

The EU has for the first time in more than a decade fallen behind the US as a destination for immigrants

Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Map of swimming pools in Vienna

The map below shows all the public swimming pools in Vienna

Vienna City Map