November 23, 2004 


Keyhole

Google world: I am stunned. Keyhole is one of the coolest things I've ever seen. It's a downloadable piece of mapping software that lets you "fly" above the earth's surface down to astonishing detail and pan and rotate in three... [read on...]

Posted at 11:53 PM
Category:
Geography/Maps

 November 16, 2004 


Food Scraps Back to the Fields

Los Angeles: In a move that could potentially keep 5 million tons of annual waste out of California landfills, a trend has emerged wherein restaurants collect food waste for use as compost in Central Valley farms. The food scraps in... [read on...]

Posted at 10:05 PM
Category:
Environment

 November 01, 2004 


Stair Rails for Bikes

Berkeley: Here's a thoughtful innovation - Rails on the staircases to BART stations so that commuters on bikes don't have to shoulder them to get up and down the stairs. This was taken at the Downtown Berkeley station. I havn't... [read on...]

Posted at 01:44 PM | Please feel free to comment (1)
Category:
Cycling