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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kura-kei-fanart:

Candace (Phineas and Ferb)

22th September, 2014

(Source: calsbutt)

fishtwigz:

i don’t bother to question either of these two anymore 

clara leaving her books all over the tardis

clara borrowing twelve’s clothes because the ship swallowed her pyjamas again

twelve helps grading papers (“you cannot give paul a+ because this is almost what happened.”)

clara making tea for twelve and makes him sit on the couch wherever he comes to her house

twelve getting ingredients from planets afar, just for clara’s soufflé

clara absent- mindedly reaching for twelve’s hand when they meet on a wednesday

and twelve”s lets her

(Source: hyeronatrudons)

taranamgabata:

did u know, there’s this small rural town in japan called obama.
so there’s this girl in a 2007 drama who moved from the city to obama.
and she hates it at first and blames the town for her misery.
i kid u not. didn’t make this shit up.

phantasticlilphan:

12 year old Dan didn’t think he would scare the crap out of himself 11 years later

phantasticlilphan:

12 year old Dan didn’t think he would scare the crap out of himself 11 years later

#the time Disney got so close to incest they cancelled the show

(Source: oopsydasey)

snapsandprongsforever:

Today I realized that when Harry went to go visit his parents’ grave for the first time, James and Lily had already spent more time sharing a grave than they had alive together, and that is how I almost got into a car accident.

ashtonirwiee:

clifforton:

plaidmikey:

ashton bouncing around while singing pizza just confirms he is actually a kangaroo

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he was probably so excited like “LOOK I CAN BE LIKE THE OTHER BOYS TOO I CAN DO CUTE JUMPY THINGS” *doesnt know what to do with arms*

Thank you for everything, Finn Hudson.

(Source: obrien-posey)

thekool-jey-gq:

THE TRUTH

(Source: stonedpervert)

waeh-edsheeran:

usasheeran:

I’m not sure who’s enjoying themselves more the man-child or the cats [X]

Who knew I could be jealous of a cat

waeh-edsheeran:

usasheeran:

I’m not sure who’s enjoying themselves more the man-child or the cats [X]

Who knew I could be jealous of a cat

fratboyluke:

prettylittle5sos:

what a dork

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i want 20

(Source: distrxctious)

comedycentral:

Click here to watch more of Jordan Klepper and Jessica Williams’s safety tips for college students from last night’s Daily Show.

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