The Quest
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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drumlinegirl:

This is definitely on my list of favorite quotes. If anyone ever asks me “What if you’re wrong?” or tries to argue Pascal’s Wager with me, I will present them with this.

drumlinegirl:

This is definitely on my list of favorite quotes. If anyone ever asks me “What if you’re wrong?” or tries to argue Pascal’s Wager with me, I will present them with this.

whites-art:

This was supposed to be a funny kind of post based on this gif only I couldn’t finish the additional nami its funny how life can even block your ability to art
but it bothered me that it’s sitting in my folder as a finished piece so there. at least i’ve posted something

whites-art:

This was supposed to be a funny kind of post based on this gif only I couldn’t finish the additional nami its funny how life can even block your ability to art

but it bothered me that it’s sitting in my folder as a finished piece so there. at least i’ve posted something

huffingtonpost:

Jon Stewart’s Priceless Response To Fox News On Ferguson

Jon Stewart is back from vacation, and he’s not wasting any time going after one of his favorite targets: Fox News.

Watch his the full brilliant 10  minute monologue on racism and Ferguson  here. 

This baby lion is so stupidly important to me

comicsalliance:

HELLO KITTY IS NOT A CAT, EVERYTHING YOU KNOW IS A LIE
kforkoala:

Nami + Palette 99 for anon! this is such a cute palette gosh

kforkoala:

Nami + Palette 99 for anon! this is such a cute palette gosh

ホワイトハンター喫煙者
beatonna:

time for haircut

beatonna:

time for haircut