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Within My Teaching Box – the magic of the Middle Ages

There are several pottery fragments in my teaching box. They always make students dream. The students’ eyes become greedy and they want to take these sad scraps home. They’re shy about touching them, even though these fragments are probably the … Continue reading

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Future Energy

Cross-posted from Singularity Watch: Here’s an interesting item: http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2009-05/asfm-swt051409.php New ideas for using “lignocellulosic biomass” as fuel. Lots of research on figuring out which poplar trees are the exact correct species to use. Am I the only one thinking this … Continue reading

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