Monthly Archives: January 2013

Jasper passes

When we bought the house in Grand Forks we were warned there was a cat from the previous owner hanging around. We didn’t see him for over a year until one day my Laurel said “I think that cat’s here.” … Continue reading

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Novel Material generates electricity from moisture differential

In this article in New Scientist they report: ‘Electricity has been squeezed from a damp surface for the first time, thanks to a polymer film that curls up and moves – a bit like an artificial muscle – when exposed … Continue reading

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Should we allow the news to lie to us?

This was originally posted to Facebook Jan 17, 2013 by me. Sometimes a weird thought rambles through my head and leaves a more lasting impression. I had one the other day and it keeps coming back … this is my … Continue reading

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