Monthly Archives: December 2015

Relic from last century _ mit news

During excavation for MIT. nano, the Department of Facilities unearthed an unexpected relic between buildings 12 and 26: a time capsule buried on June 5, 1957, to commemorate the opening of the Karl Taylor Compton Laboratories. While the object initially

Chase takes aim at apple, google with new mobile payments service – yahoo finance

Is Walmart Selling a $10 Smartphone?! For less than a large pie of pizza, you can buy an Android smartphone instead. Yes, throwaway smartphones have arrived, and Walmart's selling them for $10 ($9.82 if you're really counting the pennies). The

Orion unveils carbon blacks designed to increase fuel efficiency _ rubber news

Photo by Bruce Meyer om left: Lin Bradley, Orion’s technical marketing manager for rubber, and Rubber Marketing Manager Jose Briones pose by the firm’s booth at the recent International Elastomer Conference in Cleveland. CLEVELAND—Orion Engineered Carbons L. L.C. has introduced

Guest column_ the connection of fracking to those who serve

Recently, I had dinner with an American veteran in China. It was Veterans Day back home, and we reflected on the great service and sacrifice our veterans provided our country during their military careers. They put themselves in harm’s way

Aberdeen mayor_ once-shuttered beef plant processing cattle – yahoo news uk

SIOUX FALLS, S. D. (AP) — The new owners of an Aberdeen beef plant that closed in 2012 have fired up the equipment and are processing dozens of cattle a day, the city’s mayor said. That’s welcome news for ranchers

Ford_s iron mines on the marquette range – miningjournal. net _ news, sports, jobs, marquette information _ the mining journal

Editor’s note: The following is an article written by Russell Magnaghi for the 1980 issue of Harlow’s Wooden Man, a publication of the Marquette Regional History Center. MARQUETTE – Henry Ford was concerned about making his growing industry self-sufficient. As

Are cooktops worth the extra money_ – consumer reports

The cooktop-and-wall oven combo has a sleek, modern look and conveniences not possible with a range. Install a cabinet under the cooktop and you have a handy spot to store lots of cookware. Place the wall oven at a height

_____ pm_ we will guarantee broadband for the south west. _ western morning news

Comments (1) Access to the internet is a necessity, like gas, electricity and water. But for too long, too many people in Cornwall and Devon have been denied it. This week, that changes. I’m announcing a major step in my

The weather channel’s first attempt at a live shot in 1983 was a total bust – the washington post

Lead forecaster Al Lipson (Tom Moore) The stage was set. It was December 1983 and the Weather Channel was finally ready to air an event outside of the broadcast studio. A lunar eclipse was occurring that evening and the sky

Film of hitler confidants set for smithsonian channel debut – wkow 27_ madison, wi breaking news, weather and sports

(Duquesne University/Musmanno Collection via AP). This undated photograph provided by courtesy of Duquesne University/Musmanno Collection shows Baron von Loringhoven, left, Hitler’s aide-de-camp, with Judge Michael Musmanno, included in the documentary… (AP Photo, File). FILE – This undated file photo shows

Natgas killing off nuclear in ny _ oilprice. com

In a city once plagued by the flight of manufacturing, the presence of two nuclear power plants for the past four decades has been an economic lifeline. Now, though, their operator wants to close one of them no later than

Debate day-after_ what rivalries_ gop candidates play nice – kwwl – eastern iowa breaking news, weather, closings

The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the footage was released, protesters… More >>

Climate change, water wastage explained to dubai youth – khaleej times

Retreating glaciers, disappearing forests, a global water shortage, an increasingly warmer planet – concepts such as these were broken into small bits and explained to about 160 school students who visited the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) green building