Leaps off Cliffs to Note This Week

March 31, 2017 – With the month coming to a close it seems to be a good time, to sum up, those moments and events in our human experience that are best described as leaps off ... Continue Reading →

What Will the Customer Experience Be Like in 2020 and Beyond?

March 31, 2017 – Guest blogger, Susan Finch, has once more provided readers with a posting for your reading enjoyment. Susan likes to write about small businesses finding an ... Continue Reading →

New Passive Radiative Film Could Mean No More AC for Hot Summer Days

March 30, 2017 – Passive radiative cooling is a phenomenon that occurs when sunlight strikes the icy surface of an ocean or a blanket of snow. Instead of the energy being converted ... Continue Reading →

Explanation of a Wavering Jet Stream Points to Global Warming at the Poles

March 29, 2017 – The scientific expression for the phenomenon that causes extreme polar vortices to form and linger is known as “quasi-resonant amplification of synoptic-scale ... Continue Reading →

Will Any Country Achieve Paris COP 21 Targets?

March 29, 2017 – With Donald Trump’s latest executive order undoing the climate change action legacy of his predecessor, the United States has no chance of achieving its ... Continue Reading →

The Challenge of the 21st Century – Reflections on 2,000 Postings to this Blog Site

March 28, 2017 – It has been seven years of writing, this journey of mine. Today marks the 2,000th entry to the site which I began back in October of 2009. I’ve enjoyed ... Continue Reading →

Fuel Cells That Can Run Indefinitely Powered by Bacteria

March 27, 2017 – For $39.99 U.S. you can try this technology yourself, purchasing the MudWatt (TM) Microbial Fuel Cell Kit. Meant to be a classroom learning tool, this kit (seen ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: A Scalable Ion Engine That Could Transform Space Travel

March 26, 2017 – Accion Systems, a Boston, Massachusetts-based technology company, has developed a space propulsion system that uses electric fields and ions to move spacecraft. ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Applying Origami to Robotics Has Significant Advantages

March 25, 2017 – Transformers are toys that change from cars into bipedal machines. They make for great movies and toys. But there is another side to the idea behind them. What ... Continue Reading →

Facts and Evidence Matter in Confronting Climate Crisis States David Suzuki

March 24, 2017 – I frequently receive emails from the David Suzuki Foundation. The content that follows is one I felt worth sharing with those who visit this blog site regularly. ... Continue Reading →