Monthly Archives: January 2016

Massive 2016 Snowstorm Seen from Space

As #blizzard2016 passes over #Chicago, the #EastCoast seen in distance clearly has a long way to go. #YearInSpacepic.twitter.com/qMrkTXo9ie — Scott Kelly (@StationCDRKelly) January 23, 2016   Advertisements

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A comeback for incandescent light bulbs as MIT makes them more efficient than LEDs

Researchers at MIT have demonstrated a new kind of incandescent light bulb which uses nanocrystal structures surrounding the filament to bounce heat back and re-emit the energy as light.  The new technology would allow incandescent light bulbs to be more efficient … Continue reading

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Collaboration overload is degrading our organizations

Harvard Business Review has a must-read article on a phenomena that some of us have already started to notice:  Too much collaboration degrades an organization’s ability to get work done.  The rise of matrix organizational schemes, dual reporting structures, and the large amount of … Continue reading

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