Boston Molasses Disaster The Boston Molasses Disaster, also known as the Great Molasses Flood and the Great Boston Molasses Tragedy, occurred on January 15, 1919, in the North End neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts in the United States. A large molasses storage tank burst, and a wave of molasses rushed through the streets at an estimated 35 mph (56 km/h), killing 21 and injuring 150. The event has entered local folklore, and for many decades residents claimed that on hot summer days, the area still smelled of molasses. Disaster The disaster occurred at the Purity Distilling Company facility on January 15, 1919. The temperature had risen above 40 °F (4.4 °C), climbing rapidly from the frigid temperatures of the preceding days.:99; 95 At the time, molasses was the standard sweetener in the United States.
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Concept wearable pod offers isolation in a Nutshell If you spend your workday in a busy office, you'll know how difficult it can be to switch off and take a proper break. With this in mind, designer Eden Lew has conceived a wearable isolation pod called the Nutshell that aims to improve the quality of break times. View all The idea for the Nutshell, which is similar in principle to the Ostrich Pillow, came about during a design class Lew was taking which tasked students to "redesign the next thing they threw out." In her case, this happened to be a sandwich wrapper, and inspired by the fact that busy people often don't take due time to eat a proper lunch, the designer went on to conceive a pod which blocks out the workspace in a bid to make break times more relaxing.
French Father Shoots Whimsical Reflections of His 6 Kids My Modern Metropolis French Father Shoots Whimsical Reflections of His 6 Kids The New York Times' photography blog, Lens, led me to French photographer Alain Laboile this morning along with all of the wonderful photos he's taken of his six kids. Mostly shot in black and white, his photos read like a visual diary of childhood and all the fun and the fantasy that come with it. While the Lens focused on his album called La Famille, saying "Theirs is a family photo album thrown before the world," I was drawn to Reflexion Autour du Bassin or Reflection Around the Basin.
SF Citations for OED This site is maintained by Jesse Sheidlower, Editor at Large of the Oxford English Dictionary. The content side of things is handled by Jeff Prucher and Malcolm Farmer. The project grew out of regular work that was being done for the OED's reading programs. Did Man Evolve from a Creator? Truth about Human Creation. Setting and Plot (In case I turn this into a script) :) Let's say it's 20 years in the future and we have figured out how to manipulate time and space within wormholes (as theorized). This of course allowing the zipping across the galaxies in a matter of moments, fleeting moments. Geologist's find a serious splintering crack near a super caldron and realize that if we can't patch it, it will blow. (If you're not sure what this would mean for humanity, go here) after the article.
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