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2013-10-31 23:03:20

Rockin' Green once again made a big impact at the nation's largest baby and kids retail show, the ABC Kids Show, in Las Vegas this month. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The Rockin' Green Eco Friendly Cleaning Products booth always draws a crowd at the ABC Kids Show. From the rock music, drum kit, VIP lounge and bar - everyone stops by to see what is going on. This year was no exception. Booth traffic was up over 30%, with more than 150 visitors to their booth each...

Turning Dreams Into Reality: Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Gets Crowdsourced
2013-10-31 13:52:51

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Two months ago, SpaceX founder Elon Musk unveiled plans for a transit system capable of taking passengers from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 30 minutes, and that far-fetched dream is slowly becoming a reality. The Hyperloop theoretically would send people traveling over 700 miles-per-hour across 900 miles of land through a vacuum tube. The concept would overcome the Kantrowitz limit, which is a speed law limiting how fast a pod can...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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