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Making Solar Energy an Option for All Families

by Jessie Capper

The United States’ federal government offers an energy assistance plan to low-income families who would not otherwise be able to afford their utility bill. 425 more words

Solar Power

Blog on Pause

Over the next couple of months, my blog may be on pause, and for very good reason.

I have signed up for an online class offered by… 176 more words

Writing

DEVIL TRACK TO FINLAND

DEVIL TRACK • NIGHT
About 7 hours after leaving Trail Center, teams began pulling in to the next checkpoint – Devil Track. Again this was now dark of night so, from the vantage point of someone awaiting arrivals, you’re standing down at the edge of Devil Track Lake watching a tiny point of light approaching from across a broad expanse of horizon. 438 more words

Sunny Chanthanouvong Receives 2013 Virginia McKnight Binger Award in Human Service

It has been a big year for the Lao Assistance Center, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary of serving the Lao in Minnesota. This month, their executive director, Sunny Chanthanouvong has been honored for his work with the community with a… 446 more words

Auto Bulk

In the process of reimagining

“As artists we get to reimagine things that might seem somewhat absurd or impractical.” Minnesota artist, Christine Baeumler, is referring to her recent project to put a bog on top of a roof at the… 215 more words

Artmaking Process

Merging tissue and electronics

For Immediate Release:August 27, 2012

contact: Sarah McDonnell, MIT News Office email: s_mcd@mit.edu phone: 617-253-8923

      New tissue scaffold could be used for drug development and implantable therapeutic devices.

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Societal