Sunday, May 31, 2009
Saturday, May 30, 2009
Friday, May 29, 2009
If you are among those who miss skiing or snowboarding starting the next day after the season is over, there is nothing better that a ski simulator. Moreover, it’s the easiest way to learn skiing and to improve your performance down the slopes.
As the Economist wages the largest debate about bio-fuels in memory, another market opportunity appears to be showing itself in the bio production space as well. Bio plastics have been sprouting up in various applications, but a recent study puts the total market of green packaging at $43.9Billion by 2013.
Thursday, May 28, 2009
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
A new locomotive model under the Evolution Series (PDF) was unveiled by GE Transportation as a fuel-efficient and low-emission model to replace older locomotives in the United States. According to GE, the eco-friendly locomotive model ES44C4 uses up to 17 percent less fuel than older locomotives - its emission levels are also apparently lower by 70 percent.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
Mirror, mirror, on the wall… where would we be without these shiny, silvered glass panes that reflect so well - sometimes TOO well? While it’s true that mirrors aren’t all they’re cracked up to be, these 15 marvelous modern mirror designs may just be the fairest of them all.
So you need a bike. You need a bike that’s also a lock, and that’s all you need. It’s black, and it’s metal, and that’s about it. But I’ll tell ye what, it’s darn secure. DARN secure. When the thing you’re trying to lock up is the lock, what more do you want? It’s the “Freelock.”
Monday, May 25, 2009
Landfills are among the most notorious pieces of real estate in the world. Even a hardcore recycler is still directly or indirectly responsible for creating trash that will find its way to a landfill. It is a side effect of modern human life. But landfills don’t have to remain steaming heaps of smelly rubbish.