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The Sagrada Familia - Around the World Day 4

I feel lucky that I have been able to come back to Barcelona after I visited it eleven years earlier, and not because it is an amazing city with wonderful and spectacular history, but because it means that I have been able to tour the Sagrada Familia twice. 687 more words


Beware the Spartans

Messenia, the southwestern tip of the Peloponnese, spent centuries under Spartan rule. They finally won their independence in 371 BC, when a Theban general named Epaminondos invaded and liberated the Messenians (I am pretty sure I never learned any of this in my extensive Greek history class in college — what I am learning in Greece is that there is far too much history here to learn in a single semester). 583 more words


It's All in the Detail - 17

Serpent figurehead of the Steam Yacht Gondola, Coniston Water, Cumbria

Date taken: April 9th 2018

Copyright ©Margaret Kerry 2018


Assessing The Sustainability of A Home

Like a great many amongst us, and with the approaching carbon value, you may consider approaches to save money as well as energy through your home. 382 more words


Static Pressure Calculation in HVAC Design-New York Engineers

Static pressure describes the resistance experienced by air as it travels through an HVAC system. In other words, it is the pressure a fan must overcome to move air through ducts, as needed for heating, ventilation and cooling. 733 more words

JUNE IS SQUARE - ROOF 19 – Marilyn Armstrong

It’s that time of year again and squares are back! 

Well, the theme is ROOFS (or rooves if you prefer). Your roof can be;

A – Any type, any condition, any size, and in any location. 94 more words