Puzzle Wrapped in an Enigma

tastefullyoffensive:

The Adventures of George Washington (Part 2) by LadyHistory [more]

Previously: Part One

historical-hipster:

A Jefferson style prank

tastefullyoffensive:

The Adventures of George Washington by LadyHistory [more]

orlablue:

I just want to point out one thing here: When was the last time an author congratulated himself for feminism where there was no feminism present? Ever? Has it happened ever? I seriously think it might not have happened ever.

Oh wait no forgot about Moffat sorry.

the-fury-of-a-time-lord:

hardythehermitcrab:

remember when doctor who didn’t have as big of a budget so they had to rely on plot

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cosimaniespouse:

ace-enjolras:

I don’t think writers realize that “strong female character” means “well written female character” and not “female character who punches stuff and shoots stuff”

sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

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