Just like I need to care about layouts in my writing – especially the differences between academic, blog, and letter-writing, because I still write letters y’know – such as where certain images or graphs go, and whether the title sheet is correct, I am a rather big fan of laying out presents carefully. Gift-wrapping. Making … More Academented Christmas, day the fourteenth – “upcycling”
… is happening right now! This year’s theme is “Impact”. Follow #scicom12 if you’re not there. If there, follow anyway.
Three different sources, all entertaining. Thing one: Three British universities are about to start a project that looks to harvest re-usable material from human faecal matter. The “material” will include water, methane, electrolytes, etc. and the machine to do that harvesting – a lattice-like filter – should be portable when finished. (The Engineer) Thing two: … More Three things to prove that one should not be overly selective regarding sources of science reading