Monthly Archive: August 2008

Racism and Education

Racism and Education

An article that seems to lead to more questions and confusion rather than answers, but then education and science frequently are like that. When secondary students in England who were taught about the holocaust...

Design Mom

Design Mom

Mothers have been making things forever-for their kids, for their families, for Christmas presents-everything. It’s what Moms do. Design Mom, a website built by Moms for Moms, has taken that to the next level:...

Timex 80

Timex 80

  Personally I was too young to wear these when they first came out, but somehow I still remember wanting one. Famous brands re-releasing previously popular products have stayed in demand these days.  Retro...

Colleges go Tray-less

Colleges go Tray-less

This fall college students are going to cut back on food portions, albeit unknowingly. That's because Colleges across the U.S. are going tray less in their dining halls and cafeteria's.  The move will reduce...

Plants Provide Energy

Plants Provide Energy

Scientists are slowly but surely figuring out how to utilize photosynthesis to create alternative fuels and power sources. Using a chemical involved in photosynthesis called Manganese as well as a synthetic membrane they’ve developed...