Paul Blanchard

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Obama Says What Clinton Can’t And The Media Won’t

Much has been made of the supposition that Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are the two most unlikeable presidential candidates in modern electoral …

Government

Everything You Need to Know About LED Light Bulbs

Feeling lost in the lightbulb aisle now that those beloved incandescents are disappearing? We're here to help.<p><b>Incandescent era, RIP. Like it or not, it's</b> time to move on. Traditional incandescent lightbulbs are gone—not banned, precisely, but phased out because the Energy Independence and Security …

Don't Pick the Wrong iPhone

If you're getting a new iPhone (because you're not bothered by the possibility it might bend), will you select the iPhone 6 or the iPhone 6 Plus? A …

Rome for beginners: breaking down the Eternal City for first timers and families

ROME — At 580 square miles, the Eternal City is more than 10 times the size of Boston. Its population is 2.8 million, not counting the scores of …

MIT Media Lab CityHome: What if 200 ft2 could be 3x larger?

Millipore HTTP01300 White Polycarbonate Isopore Hydrophilic Membrane Filter, 13mm Diameter, 0.4 Micron (Pack of 100)

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Wettability: hydrophilic; thickness: 7 - 22m^Porosity: 5 - 20%; sterilization: by autoclave (121 degree C at 1 …

Nokia Normandy Android phone leaks in photo showing Lumia-like matte red polycarbonate body - Pocket-lint

Nokia's now much-rumoured Normandy smartphone, which will run a form of Android, has leaked again.<p>This time the Normandy is in the real world baring …

Mobile Technology

The ghastly tragedy of the suburbs

In James Howard Kunstler's view, public spaces should be inspired centers of civic life and the physical manifestation of the common good. Instead, …

Urban Design

New York’s Newest Skyscraper Is 32 Floors Of Prefab Apartments That Click Together

Take a trip inside the amazing Brooklyn factory assembling the apartments that will soon make up B2, the largest modular building in the world.<p>Imagine a future in which cities are no longer grown from the ground up with poured concrete. Factories spit out bathrooms, kitchens, and whole apartment …

Aeon | a world of ideas

Is politics driven by pragmatic self-interest or by identities and ideals? The self-harming voter offers a clue

Butadiene Extraction Plant Supports Demand in Major Markets

HAMILTON, N.J., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- According to a recent report by energy analysts GBI Research, U.S. companies imported 329,118 tons …

Micro Condo: New York Loft Makes 425 Sq Ft Feel Spacious

If necessity is the mother of invention, then the absence of space is the father of good architecture. It is nothing short of amazing what can be …

Castor Oil, Polymer With Adipic Acid, Linoleic Acid, Oleic Acid and Ricinoleic Acid; Tolerance Exemption

Start Preamble<p>AGENCY:<p>Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).<p>ACTION:<p>Final rule.<p>SUMMARY:<p>This regulation establishes an exemption from the requirement of …

Bayer to Showcase New Polycarbonate Sheet Products for Signage at ISA International Sign Expo 2013

From Bayer MaterialScience<p>On building exteriors and inside malls across America, businesses are using channel letters to attract attention and set …

Bayer

Alvin Lee Is Going Home: 'Ten Years After' Guitarist Dies

Guitarist Alvin Lee, whose incendiary performance with the British band Ten Years After was one of the highlights of the 1969 Woodstock festival, has died.<p>A bit of "I'd Love to Change the World"<p><b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>He was 68. Lee's website says he "passed away early this morning …

Learn Guitar with James Taylor

On Facebook and YouTube, the star singer-songwriter with Island roots shares his guitar technique in a series of free lessons. Here's "Carolina in My …