2/11/14 Wintry Mix

That’s what the weather report says. Wintry mix….chance of ice accumulation of up to .3 inches tonight with another .3 inches tomorrow. It could be more, it could be less. It could be none, after all, the weather report is a forecast. One thing I am certain of is that it is raining and 35°F…

12/17/13 Power in Your Hands

All you can do with elecrtricity, really, is make it stop and go, but that is deceptively simple. From massive concrete and steel containment vessels surging with the energy of fissile materials splitting their atoms in a controlled manner, from turbines spun by gravity’s force upon water held back by dams that are marvels of…