Things To Do When You’re Stuck In Bed!

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It’s nice to spend a lazy day off in bed. We associate relaxing in bed with being completely at ease and content. However, when you’re assigned bed rest after an operation or injury, lying in bed can go from enjoyable to excruciatingly boring pretty quickly. If you’re stuck in bed for medical reasons and can’t bear to watch one more episode of television, then try one of these fun activities that you can easily do … Continue reading

Kevin Costner, Water Planet Team Up to Advance Sustainable Water!

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In 2009, famed actor and environmentalist Kevin Costner and Eric Hoek, then a professor of engineering at UCLA, joined forces to develop a system aimed at cleaning up oil & gas produced water. In 2010, this system was put to a different kind of test when it was used to clean up the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Throughout this process, Costner and Hoek forged a strong alliance that continues to this … Continue reading

Sir Rod Stewart Adds 9 New Shows At Caesars Palace!

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With new shows added… This may be the year I finally get to see Sir Rod Stewart!  Since opening his acclaimed Las Vegas residency seven years ago at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, rock music superstar, Sir Rod Stewart,  continues to perform to sold out houses and garner rave reviews for “Rod Stewart: The Hits.” To keep up with demand, nine new shows have been added this summer, scheduled August 15 through September 3. Tickets for … Continue reading

Revolutionary Reusable Sponge may radically change oil spill and diesel cleanup!

31751D, Oleophilic Foam test at ANL:

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Reusable hydrophobic, oleophilic foam acts as an efficient, low-cost, and environmentally friendly technology for the absorption of submerged oil.

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory have invented a new foam, called Oleo Sponge, that can be used to clean up an oil spill and diesel spills in water. The material not only quickly adsorbs oil from water, but is also reusable and can pull dispersed oil from the entire water column—not just the surface. The result is Oleo Sponge, a block of foam that easily adsorbs oil from the water. … Continue reading

Sony Pictures Animation Unveils Illusionary Treats for Family Films!

Making good on the commitment to increase overall output while continuing to offer its distinctive mix of family films, Sony Pictures Animation t released the project details on its upcoming roster of titles through 2018, along with additional highly anticipated future feature film projects, including one from Pulitzer Prize-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda. Kristine Belson, President of Sony Pictures Animation, says, “We are proud of the artist-driven titles we have coming to the marketplace.  The abundance, variety … Continue reading

BREAKERBOX New Single “Miss You” Supporting Wounded Warrior Project! @Breakerbox

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Pop/rock duo BREAKERBOX recently announced its support for Wounded Warrior Project®(WWP) with the release of a tribute music video featuring its new single “Miss You.” The music video features a montage of military service members and their families in various stages of life surrounding a warrior’s deployment overseas. “‘Miss You’ was originally written by Scott Calandra and myself about the loss of our parents,” explained singer Christina DeNee. “I lost my mother at age 10, and Scott lost … Continue reading