Treasures From The Inbox #7-3

If you get email, you get stuff. Sometimes it is spam, sometimes it is a true gem. Here is one of those gems worth sharing: Granny My sister, whom everyone lovingly calls ‘Granny’, is eighty-eight years old and still driving. She writes: Dear brother, The other day I went up to our local Christian book…

Hot New Solar Cell

System converts solar heat into usable light, increasing device’s overall efficiency MIT researchers have demonstrated, for the first time, an STPV device that has a higher solar-to-electrical conversion efficiency compared to that of the underlying PV cell. Photo: courtesy of the researchers. David L. Chandler, MIT News Office, May 23, 2016: A team of MIT…

The Sunshine #7-3, June/July 2016

Summertime “One of these mornings You’re going to rise up singing Then you’ll spread your wings And you’ll take to the sky” Oh it’s Summertime, and the living is easy… ‘Summertime’ is an aria composed in 1934 by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward, the author…

Hyperloop Transportation Reality Accelerates

Hyperloop One forms new partnerships with global infrastructure giants Welcome to the future. High energy efficiency coupled with electric propulsion yield an energy elegant, carbon free mode of transportation. And to enable on-demand transport, Hyperloop pods are much smaller than most planes and trains and are designed to depart as often as every 10 seconds. Image:…

And The Winner Is…

Here are the 2016 Sunshine Express Miramonte Mother’s Day Fishing Derby Prize Winners #1-Arnulfo(Arnold) Dominguez, Norwood – 17″, 1.47lb – Longest trout – $500 cash 2- Annie Slafter, Ridgway – 1.56lb, 16 1/4″ – Moonstone earrings & necklace set – $100 – Cowgirls, Durango 3- Levi Tatum, Naturita – 1.43lb, 16 1/8″ – G. Cert. –…

$1300 in prizes! Mother’s Day derby

Entry Forms Take Mom Fishing The Sunshine Express Fishing Derby Continues At Miramonte Lake May 8; $500 in cash up for grabs at popular Mother’s Day event Norwood, CO, 3/27/16: Miramonte Lake, in the Dan Noble State Wildlife Area, approximately 20 minutes south of Norwood, Colorado, will be the place to be for Mother’s Day,…