Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Thursday, May 17, 2007

Monday, May 14, 2007


sorry, this is a commercial, but it features Michigan's greatest thespian: Ahoy

Wednesday, May 9, 2007

Encyclopedia of Life

Encyclopedia of Life

1. What does Encyclopedia of Life seek to accomplish? What are its objectives?

Ultimately, the Encyclopedia will serve as an online reference source and database for every one of the 1.8 million species that are named and known on this planet, as well as all those later discovered and described. Encyclopedia of Life will be used as both a teaching and a learning tool, helping scientists, educators, students, and the community at large gain a better understanding of this planet and all who inhabit it.

Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Thursday, May 3, 2007

Socially Responsible Design

Transporting water is a time-consuming and cumbersome necessity for many millions of people. Rather than lifting and carrying water, containers, the Q-Drum was designed by P.J. and P.S. Hendrikse as a cylindrical container that rolls along the ground with as much as 75 liters of water. It is used in a number of African countries including Angola, Ethiopia, Ghana. Kenya, Namibia, South Africa and Tanzania.

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