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Oregon orders incinerator to stop burning B.C. medical waste for power as it could contain aborted fetal tissue

PORTLAND, Ore. — An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it’s been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from British Columbia. 403 more words

News

Rippling static

Out my
windowpane –
I see the
rippling static
of the rain –
its drops’
electric
jolts on
pavement.

Nature

Elementary school teaches kids programming, design

Forest Park Elementary School’s technology program does more than just teaching kids how to type. This article, published by The Oregonian, discusses an innovative approach to technology class for elementary students. 101 more words

Technology

Roll 17_ the Holga PAN

A mixed bag of results this week from my Holga Pan camera.

The Holga PAN is an expensive option for delving in to panoramic photography. It has a 90mm lens, a 180’ view on 120 film, speed of 1/100 with four focusing zones, two hot shoe mounts and a bulb setting…which i should have used in the woods. 128 more words

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USA trip: Oregon Mountains - Mount Hood

A few weeks ago I shared my highlights from the second part of my trip to the Oregon Coast. Today we’re heading east to the mountains. 219 more words

Travel