Screen time can mess with the body's 'clock'
“The same iPad may have a much stronger effect on kids who stay indoors during the day, in dim light,” Figueiro says, “than on kids who play outdoors.” Regularly getting too little sleep can pose important health risks. For instance, studies have shown ...
February 9, 2015
Dr. Ira Helfand: 'Doomsday' clock hands will move Thursday, likely signaling a ...
NORTHAMPTON — This Thursday, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists will update its famous Doomsday Clock. Since 1947 the During the worst years of the Cold War in the early 1980s, the clock stood at 3 minutes to midnight. When the Cold The ...
January 19, 2015
Tick-tock: Daylight saving time means more work for clock keepers
Charlson reset the four faces of the courthouse clock on Thursday morning – a job done in advance to make sure the old clock still works after the time is changed. The air temperature was 7 degrees, so he moved quickly. He unplugged an electric motor ...
March 9, 2015
Passive Radiator Cools by Sending Heat Straight to Outer Space
Since the general approach here is to use the atmosphere as the final heat sink, radiative cooling doesn't work if you're trying to end up at a temperature lower than the ambient temperature outside, which is why completely passive air conditioning isn ...
November 30, 2014
Study is decoding blue light's mysterious ability to alter body's natural clock
A study funded by the National Institutes of Health is unraveling the mystery of how blue light from residential and commercial lighting, electronic devices and outdoor lights can throw off-kilter the natural body clock of humans, plants and animals ...
December 2, 2014
AutoCharge is Microsoft Research's Take on Wireless Charging with Light
Remember a few years ago when the mere fact that we had ways of charging gadgets wirelessly was futuristic and awesome? Remember slightly after that when everyone realized that all of the wireless charging solutions involved compromises that made ...
January 21, 2015
Veterans Day events at Fort Logan, Greeley moved indoors because of cold ...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — The cold weather is impacting at least two outdoor ceremonies that attract hundreds on Veterans Day. With temperatures well below freezing, the annual ceremony at Fort Logan National Ceremony will be moved to the VFW Post on ...
November 11, 2014
Although I Did Not Purchase This Watch Through Amazon I Thought I Would Comment Here About It. First of All This is A Limited Edition Pro Trek Watch as Stated On ShopCasio. In June 2014 Newest Version 3 with 95 Smaller Sensors For Better Accuracy & Better Energy Efficiency. This Watch Really Feels Great On The Wrist With The Resin Band & Smaller More Slim Lightweight Design(Perfect Size). All The Features From The Digital Compass, Barometric Pressure,The Altitude & Temperature Readings, Sunrise/Sunset. Data, World Time, Daily Alarms, Stopwatch, Solar Power & Multi-band Atomic Time Keeping Make This The Only Watch. This is my second Protek/Pathfinder watch. It is the most comfortable and instantly readable watch I own (out of about 12). The resin band is very soft and comfortable. The 3000 uses new sensors which consume less power and allow for a smaller watch. As with other Protek’s the absolute accuracy of the sensors is not great and is more useful for tracking trends. Nice being able to display date, day , time, and seconds all on the digital display in a neat and logical format. Atomic syncing is good in central PA. Keep in mind the watch and strap has a purple shade.
The Weatherwise WW-4001A Semi-Professional indoor/outdoor temperature, indoor/outdoor humidity, outdoor dew point, pressure history, trending forecast, perpetual calendar and is equipped with an atomic radio controlled clock. The clock also features And finally, Roberts says wind chimes and an outdoor clock/thermometer are affordable outdoor accessories to spruce up the area. Building a Fence Installing a fence around the perimeter of your property could costs thousands, but is certainly necessary Outdoor safe, the clock is crafted of metal and glass and includes temperature and humidity gauges ($300). Inspired by... No that was the standard price they did have a dearer one that looked very similar for about £9 but it had other 1. An outdoor copper thermometer and clock or decorative wall sconces with candles that cast a warm, inviting atmosphere at night make... The most colorful and versatile accessory for a deck or patio is flowering plants "A basic indoor-outdoor thermometer is for the person who doesn't want to be He and his wife wake up to current temps, time and forecast on the ceiling, projected... Some other creative patio decorations included patio planters, outdoor clocks and thermometers, bird feeders, hose holders, dinner bells, and more.
25 Ways to Allergy-Proof Your Home
“What’s more, we’re living in cleaner indoor environments these days ... in hot water (aim for at least 130 degrees), then throw them in the dryer at a high temperature. Declare a pet-free zone A 2011 study found that cat owners who banned the ...
Air quality: apps and smart gadgets for staying informed
Available on iTunes - Netatmo This smart indoor/outdoor weather station gathers data on air quality, including CO2 levels, and uses this information to alert users when it's a good time to open a window or enjoy outdoor activities. Users can also explore ...
April 9, 2015
2015 Outdoor Track and Field Preview: Can Port Richmond dethrone McKee/S.I. Tech again, for an SIPSAL and Island crowns?
The spring outdoor track and field season has commenced in the metro-area. However, finally this weekend, with the weather forecast predicted to ... Port Richmond, the Staten Island and SIPSAL indoor champions, is still the team to beat, as they turned ...
April 10, 2015
Chicago gears up for season’s end
In what is a rather brief season compared to its indoor counterpart, this meet marks the second to last meet before the conference championships in two weeks at Emory in Atlanta. Chicago, however, has wasted no time ... outdoor season is adjusting to ...
April 9, 2015
Brandon Matthews has big performance at Furman Intercollegiate
His 400 time is tops on the PSAC list. His 110 time ranks fourth. “Ronnie is ahead of last year with similar weather for his first ... It was her first outdoor meet of the season. “Gabby had a strong indoor season improving her times in the short ...
April 9, 2015
Harvest Grocery to have Job Fair, filling 80 jobs
and a coffee and juice bar with indoor and outdoor seating. Hiring is under way, and includes manager/supervisor positions in the departments listed above as well as full and part-time clerk positions. The Harvest Grocery is scheduled to open in late May.
April 8, 2015
UAB Track and Field Travels to Tennessee Relays
"This is a critical time of year for us," UAB head coach Kurt Thomas said. "Our heptathletes are getting their first outdoor multi ... Coverage » C-USA Indoor Track and Field Championship Delayed Until Thursday Due To Inclement Weather » C-USA Indoor ...
April 8, 2015