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Quad City woman's car stolen after she leaves it to warm up

A Davenport woman’s car was stolen after she left it unattended to warm up.

Alisha Adrian said it was just before 7 a.m. on Friday, November 21, when she walked outside to start her car before she took her kids to school. 272 more words

News

Calcium K Sun on 23/11/2014

Today’s Sun imaged in Calcium K. the top image shows a nice pair of loop prominences – certainly, the largest loop  that I have imaged in CaK. 81 more words

Astrophotography

Solar and wind energy start to win on price


Click to enlarge — US Army base solar farm in White Sands, New Mexico

For the solar and wind industries in the United States, it has been a long-held dream: to produce energy at a cost equal to conventional sources like coal and natural gas.

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Culture

Lantern




a solar lantern

placed upon the soldier’s grave

keeping watch by night

5-7-5

UK Researchers, Little Ice Age was Global: Sun Plays Role

A team of UK researchers has shed new light on the climate of the Little Ice Age, and rekindled debate over the role of the sun in climate change. 110 more words

Solar

Solar Power - Should you do it?

I thought I would share some of the factors that I looked at and considered when trying to reach a decision.

Is there enough sun in the UK? 1,163 more words

FiT

Why the Phrase “Energy Leapfrogging” Is Misleading

I have seen a number of blog posts, panel discussions and news articles that extol the idea of energy leapfrogging. A recent Business Week column… 1,119 more words