Friday, August 29, 2014
Natalie Dormer does The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge (x)

(Source: rbertdowneyjr)

sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

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(Source: halpertjames)

(Source: halpertjames)

the bake off has caused more rage than gaza and ferguson combined

sherlooolly:

A sad episode for all.

sherlooolly:

A sad episode for all.

nervouspearl:

The Great British Bake Off: a summary

(Source: sandandglass)

Thursday, August 28, 2014

egberts:

*goes to a party and awkwardly follows freind around the entire time*

gringo60s:

The Kinks

gringo60s:

The Kinks

(Source: darkladyofthelowlands)