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2013-12-04 23:20:53

Organized in partnership with the US National Intelligence Council and covered by more than thirty national and international media outlets, the Atlantic Council’s Strategic Foresight Initiative is reconvening top policymakers, business leaders, technologists, and global thinkers to engage in cross-sectoral, dynamic conversations on key phenomena to unfold in the future. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Indonesian Diaspora Foundation (IDF), a nonprofit focused on empowering...

2013-11-25 23:31:03

EDEN BDM have developed a new battery architecture that aims to solve the problem of efficiently storing surplus power from solar cells, while it would also allow the development of cheaper electric powered vehicles (EPV) with an extended driving range. (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 More efficient solar cells and electric car batteries are on the horizon, thanks to the work of Scientists from EDEN BDM Limited, in residence at the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication (MCN). EDEN BDM have...

2013-11-21 23:23:43

Most recent PPA continues momentum for nation's leading independent solar PV developer. California (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC and saferay, Inc., today announced the signing of a 20-year contract to sell 15 megawatts-ac (19.7MW-dc) of clean, renewable solar energy from their Woodmere Solar Farm project in Kern County, Calif., to Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E). The transaction was conducted with 67RK 8ME, LLC, a subsidiary of Calif.-based...

2013-11-21 23:01:24

"Sustainable San Diego" project answers President Obama’s call for big data innovations. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 White House Office of Science and Technology Policy highlights San Diego’s leadership in clean technology and big data solutions. This distinction is in recognition of the region’s success in accelerating research, development, and collaborations in data-enabled science and engineering. This event: “Data to Knowledge to Action: Building New...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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