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hmm..interesting December 4, 2018 posted by

Extreme Summers – thanks to global warming, extreme summer weather may just become normal

Climate change, in case you were still not sure, is real and with it comes some pretty terrible weather that we’re all going to have to live through. Think this summer was awful? Well buckle up, they’re probably going to get worse according to a new study.


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Extreme Summers – thanks to global warming, extreme summer weather may just become normal
but is it art? November 30, 2018 posted by

AI Photos – computers don’t know what cats look like

Machines don’t see things the way that we see things. They don’t really see things at all but they we still want them to draw. When we ask machines to make images for us, they come up with some very strange things. Rendered wonderfully but just a little bit. . . off. Check out these images to see machine dreams.


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AI Photos – computers don’t know what cats look like
hmm..interesting November 23, 2018 posted by

Unchecked Consumption – be more conscious of the gifts you’re giving

With the holiday season upon us, it’s important to stay conscious of our purchases and not just for money reasons. The things we buy for others may end up causing a bigger problem for the planet in the long term. This thoughtful piece calls into question unchecked consumerism and it’s effects.


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Unchecked Consumption – be more conscious of the gifts you’re giving
hmm..interesting November 21, 2018 posted by

EWG Verified – better labeling for safer cosmetics

We should try to be more mindful in everything we purchase when we can but with some industries it’s harder simply because the information behind their products just isn’t out there. If you love makeup and want to be more conscious when you’re shopping, good news, EWG Verified is the label that will tell you what cosmetics are the safest.


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EWG Verified – better labeling for safer cosmetics
Gadgets November 15, 2018 posted by

Mozilla Shopping Guide – not all connected devices are as creepy

The holiday season is upon us. You’ve got a little over a month to shop for gifts if Christmas is your thing. For everybody else, you’ve got a little over a month to cash in on those holiday deals. Since we live in the future, a good deal of our gadgets and gifts come connected. Get a handle on which ones are probably selling you out to Skynet with the Mozilla Shopping Guide, the list that tells you who’s creepy…


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Mozilla Shopping Guide – not all connected devices are as creepy
hmm..interesting November 14, 2018 posted by

Air Filters for Healthier Hearts – a small step with solid results

Air pollution is a big deal and it’s making many people sick. Of course, the big picture is to reduce the amount of pollutants in the air we breathe from factories, car exhaust, etc. But that is long term change, people need to be able to protect themselves now. Good news, portable air filters will make a world of difference to most people.


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Air Filters for Healthier Hearts – a small step with solid results
hmm..interesting October 11, 2018 posted by

SwitchID – these stickers will keep you from flipping the wrong switch

We’ve all clicked the wrong switch. When we’ve wanted to turn on the light, we’ve turned on the fan or cut off the current to freezer or whatever. Make life a little easier with the SwitchID labels, the attractive stickers that will have everything labeled for you.


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SwitchID – these stickers will keep you from flipping the wrong switch
hmm..interesting October 4, 2018 posted by

Sneaky Sugar – see how much sugar is really in your food

Sugar makes things taste good. The sweeter is found in many of the things that we eat and drink, a lot of in some unsurprising places which means that you may be accidentally getting more sugar in your daily intake than you think. Sneaky Sugar displays, in photos, how much sugar is in everyday products, using sugar cubes as a scale.


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Sneaky Sugar – see how much sugar is really in your food
Eco Friendly October 1, 2018 posted by

Low Tech Magazine – this solar powered website is very eco punk

Do you ever think about how much energy your favorite websites use to deliver the content that you love? Sure, you’re probably aware that websites consume energy just like everything else. After all, those servers don’t run on smiles and sunshine. But what if they did? The Low Tech Magazine runs their website with solar energy in an eco-friendly way.


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Low Tech Magazine – this solar powered website is very eco punk