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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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YOOOOOOOOOOO FUUUUTUUUURRREEEEE I freaking love clean energy LET'S MAKE IT HAPPEN PEOPLE SCIENCE

gio1x1:

I hate that I take so long to reply. Like, everything distracts me. I can be in the middle of replying and look at my wall like. “Damn.. what kind of white is this? Is this a pale white? Off brand white?”

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I’ve hit 1,000 followers, so here’s what you’ve all been waiting for! 
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A replica tiara of your choice!
Pair of white satin opera-length gloves
Pair of earrings
A sampler box from Twinings teas.
Overall prize value $135US
The Rules:
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Reblog as many times as you like.
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tiaras-n-teakettles:

I’ve hit 1,000 followers, so here’s what you’ve all been waiting for! 


One (1) winner will receive the following:

  • A replica tiara of your choice!
  • Pair of white satin opera-length gloves
  • Pair of earrings
  • A sampler box from Twinings teas.

Overall prize value $135US


The Rules:

  1. No giveaway blogs, please.
  2. You MUST be following me.
  3. Likes do not count! Reblogs only.
  4. Reblog as many times as you like.
  5. Giveaway ends 9/1 at 12AM EST.
  6. International entries okay!
  7. Tiara must be chosen from a list provided.

Legal Stuff:

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rosewong:

Secret Garden, The Great Gatsby, Frankenstein, 1984, Lolita, The Princess and the Goblin, Moby Dick ’ Rose Wong

ink and digital

Book Cover designs for my final Senior thesis! 

Super excited to do more illustrated type design stuff~*~*~

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