Monthly Archives: November 2010

Smart thinking … green is good

The shade of the trees keeps parked vehicles cool, thereby lessening air conditioner use and therefore fuel consumption as well as wear-and-tear on the airconditioner. The trees absorb carbon dioxide produced from burning vehicle fuel. Through the process of photosynthesis, … Continue reading

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The measure of the American War of Independence

What was the American war of independence all about? The US is the ONLY country in the world wedded to the old English fps system of measurement: ounces, pounds &¬†short tons; inches, feet, yards & miles; pints, quarts and gallons; … Continue reading

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