Ward off Evil Vampire Power With Crucifix Power Bar

August 31, 2010 by  
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Nothing wards off vampire power better than a crucifix powerstrip. Alexander Pincus of Means of Production delivers with a 12 outlet cruciform surge protector that accommodates oversize adapters and provides comprehensive protection from evil, power surges, and AC contamination. ..

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UFO Lands In Swedish Tree House Hotel

August 31, 2010 by  
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We love the idea of the Swedish TreeHotel, with its Almost Invisible Mirrored Tree House and its The Bird’s Nest Tree House that Hides Among The Branches . The bird house designer, Bertil Harström of Inredningsgruppen , has another in the works: a UFO…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Does Focusing on Biodiversity Diminish Nature?

August 31, 2010 by  
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photo: ((brian)) via flickr Unless you’ve just started following environmental issues you’re probably aware that biodiversity is declining so much that the planet is seeing species go extinct at a rate a thousand times historical rates of extinction–and that we’re collectively not do a very good job preventing human activity from accelerating that.

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Versailles-Inspired Tyvek Chandeliers by Paula Arntzen

August 31, 2010 by  
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Images: Artecnica Spun out of synthetic, high-density polyethylene fibers that give it its characteristic durability and lovable crinkly texture, Tyvek is a surprisingly polyvalent material, though it’s typically thought of as house wrap. But there’s a world of recycled Tyvek out there: it’s also popped up as upcycled wallets ,

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Michigan’s Last Wild Wolverine a Victim of Budget Cuts?

August 31, 2010 by  
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Taken June 2009. Courtesy Jeff Ford . Michigan lost its last wild wolverine in March

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The Chevy Volt Goes to China (In 2011)

August 31, 2010 by  
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Photo: GM Hopefully It’ll Have More Commercial Success than BYD EVs China will be one of the initial markets to get the Chevy Volt PHEV, and today GM is announcing that the first drivable Volt has landed in the Middle Kingdom. “GM has made a long-term commitment to bringing our industry-leading technology to China,” said Kevin Wale, President and Managing Director of the GM China Group. GM delivered two Chevrolet Volts to the Shanghai Expo for use as VIP transportation

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Biofuels Falling Well Short of Green Standards in UK

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photo: Pete Birkinshaw via flickr Now that we’ve got some distance from the ‘biofuels are going to save us, oh wait they’re going to kill everything else’ hysteria of a couple years back and some sane skepticism has emerged, how well are we doing?

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OnPlug: Cheap and Effective Stake Through The Heart of Vampire Power

April 27, 2010 by  
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OK, there is nothing new about power bars with a switch on them, except people rarely turn off the switch. And even if they have a switch, it may not have a light so it is not exactly in your face reminding you

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