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BP Oil Refinery Explosion

An explosion at BP oil refinery in northwestern Indiana along Lake Michigan rattled nearby homes and sparked a fire that was later extinguished, but it didn’t cause any major injuries or halt production at the facility, a company official said Thursday. 149 more words

U.s. News

Energy Talk

As you’re celebrating and relaxing this weekend with family and friends, you might find yourself in a conversation about energy. Here’s some interesting information provided by the  194 more words

Energy News

Paper, Silver, Gold . . . Oil Anniversary!

This week is the 155TH anniversary of the discovery of oil in Titusville, PA.  Edwin Drake drilled the first oil well on August 27, 1857 and launched what would become the modern petroleum industry. 474 more words

Energy Resources

Things I Would Like to See (Part XIII)

As any reader of this blog well knows, I am a science fiction enthusiast.  In ways both popular (Star Trek, Star Wars, … 380 more words


Fall Beauty Essentials

Fall, it is a beautiful season of the year when leaves change into lovely colors. This season allows us to gradually get used to the cold weather awaiting us, which is why we need certain products to keep our natural beauty intact. 115 more words


Old Fashioned Tomato Salad

For some reason I have a lot of cherry tomatoes here today. It’s the best time of the year to have them, but why did I think I needed 3 pints of them? 628 more words