Now, biodegradable solar panels

March 18, 2013 / No Comments

Solar panels, which are a sustainable energy source, are made with toxic materials like cadmium that can’t be easily recycled. But now, a California-based solar company named BioSolar developed a new type of panel which is made from a material obtained from cotton and castor beans. The material, named BioSolar Backsheet, is said to be non-toxic and more durable than petroleum-based ...

Dog Day Afternoon

October 14, 2009 / No Comments

[gallery columns="2"] It’s a raining, overcast day and my favorite Labs are sleeping at my feet.  I think they feel the laziness the dreary day brings. Later, they will be up and about and I will take them on one of their daily long walks.  They have places to go, things to sniff and business to take care of.