Florida man gets second-degree burns after making margaritas in the sun

June 11, 2015 by  
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Aaron Peers of Jacksonville, Florida made margaritas in his backyard on Memorial Day weekend. That’s not a newsworthy event until you hear about what happened two days later. Peel woke to find his hands covered in painful blisters , a severe case of “margarita dermatitis” caused when the lime juice on his hands reacted to the sun. Read the rest of Florida man gets second-degree burns after making margaritas in the sun Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: acid and sun exposure , citric acid and sun , citric acid sun exposure , florida man , Health , lime disease , lime juice causes sunburns , margarita dermatitis , margarita second degree burns , margarita sunburn , second degree burns from lime juice

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How the United States can be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2050

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As divided as Americans are, there is at least one issue on which they can agree. 87 percent of Americans believe that renewable energy is an important part of their country’s future, while 74 percent of Americans support a policy of federal tax incentives that encouraged the growth of solar, wind and other renewable energy industries. But translating overwhelming support into action is easier said than done. Americans may be able to imagine a future powered entirely by renewables, but they aren’t quite sure how to get there. A new study published in the online edition of Energy and Environmental Sciences may help. The study describes in detail how each state could reasonably achieve the goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2050. More details after the jump. Read the rest of How the United States can be powered by 100% renewable energy by 2050 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , American energy , energy policy , geothermal , green economy , green energy , public policy , renewable energy , renewable energy policy , solar , Stanford report

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Light Origami is a giant 3D interactive kaleidoscope for grown-up play

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Elon Musk says Tesla Model X will arrive as early as this September

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As per usual, Tesla CEO Elon Musk was full of exciting news at the annual shareholders meeting , held on Tuesday in Mountain View, California. The pinnacle of his speech was an update on the long-awaited Model X , an all-electric sport utility vehicle with incredible falcon-wing doors, which Musk originally promised for production in late 2013. This week, Musk said the Model X will be available as early as September of this year. Read the rest of Elon Musk says Tesla Model X will arrive as early as this September Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric sport utility vehicle , electric SUV , elon musk , falcon wing doors , model s , model s autonomous driving , model s autonomous mode , model s autopilot , model s driver assistance , Model x , model x release date , supercharger map , supercharger network , Superchargers , tesla , tesla 2015 shareholder meeting , tesla announcements , tesla electric suv , Tesla Model X , tesla model x release date , Tesla news , Tesla superchargers

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As per usual, Tesla CEO Elon Musk was full of exciting news at the annual shareholders meeting , held on Tuesday in Mountain View, California. The pinnacle of his speech was an update on the long-awaited Model X , an all-electric sport utility vehicle with incredible falcon-wing doors, which Musk originally promised for production in late 2013. This week, Musk said the Model X will be available as early as September of this year. Read the rest of Elon Musk says Tesla Model X will arrive as early as this September Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric sport utility vehicle , electric SUV , elon musk , falcon wing doors , model s , model s autonomous driving , model s autonomous mode , model s autopilot , model s driver assistance , Model x , model x release date , supercharger map , supercharger network , Superchargers , tesla , tesla 2015 shareholder meeting , tesla announcements , tesla electric suv , Tesla Model X , tesla model x release date , Tesla news , Tesla superchargers

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Central China’s most populous city gets New Urban redesign by Foster + Partners

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Central China’s most populous city will soon be home to a highly walkable and livable urban paradise. Foster + Partners recently received approval for their masterplan of Yuexiu International Financial City, a large and historically significant site in the heart of Wuhan city . Largely informed by Wuhan’s history, culture, and existing urban infrastructure, the masterplan will serve as a “new urban model” that features sustainable urban planning principles, including highly walkable mixed-use spaces. Read the rest of Central China’s most populous city gets New Urban redesign by Foster + Partners Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Foster + Partners , Luke Fox , masterplan , mixed-use , walkable , wuhan , Wuhan masterplan , Yuexiu International Financial City , Yuexiu International Financial City by Foster + Partners

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