sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

sunshinychick:

futurescope:

Solar energy that doesn’t block the view

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface. And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”

[read more at MSU] [paper] [picture credit: Yimu Zhao]

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flowersam:

you ever look at a kink and think “nah” then a few years later look at the same kink and go “actually yes”

yo the simpsons be droppin truth bombs 

Histroy Time!

softboycollective:

dickprincess:

This is a quick overview of what happened to Tulsa, OK’s “Black Wall Street” in 1921.

The black population grew to prominent, too successful, so they were literally massacred. They were bombed by the US government. The United States of America sanctioned the firebombing of the black population of a major city prevent “a Negro uprising”.

Most people don’t know which US city was the first in history to be attacked by air, and this is why

xahhx:

a little horny
a little ok
a little dead inside

likeafieldmouse:

Greg Rivera - The Pleasure of Thought (1997)

likeafieldmouse:

Greg Rivera - The Pleasure of Thought (1997)

serpientes:

Louis Steyaert by Brett Lloyd for SSAW Magazine Spring 2013

serpientes:

Louis Steyaert by Brett Lloyd for SSAW Magazine Spring 2013

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magictransistor:

Roberto Matta, Three Figures, 1958.
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magictransistor:

Roberto Matta, Three Figures, 1958.

spookytotodile:

when u catch someone lookin at you for like the 15th time and u just like damn u tryna holla or what

green-satan:

trying to leave tumblr

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