Top 10 Engineering Feats

Everyday the boundaries of engineering are challenged with new amazing projects being undertaken and completed to fulfil the needs of modern day life. This article celebrates some famous engineering feats that have helped shape society today and other feats that are simply marvelous in the audacity of the challenges they resolve. 1) Moon Landing –…

Lessons from the Successful Egyptian-Israeli Peace Process

The experience from the negotiations that follows the Camp David Accords of 1978 provides some important lessons that are relevant to any successful peace process concerning the longstanding Arab-Israeli dispute. The leaders' motivations, their negotiating tactics, and the authority of their negotiators are essential to accommodating a successful outlet. Throughout the process, various risks or…

What is Guitar Tablature?

As a guitar player and teacher I almost always use guitar tablature. I do not even know how to read sheet music to be honest with you and you if you are just starting out on guitar or want to learn, it will not take long to find that most other guitar players do not…

Fun Facts About Thailand

DID YOU KNOW THAT… Thailand is bigger than the United Kingdom, Iceland, Belgium and Austria combined. DID YOU KNOW THAT… Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand. Bangkok is one of the most beautiful places in Asia, a city where East meets West. DID YOU KNOW THAT… Her Majesty the Queen Sirikit was one of…

What Worms Tell You About Your Soil

When you see worms in soil you can be sure that the quality of the soil is excellent. It will be rich in organic matter and valuable nutrients. It will be well aired with good drainage. Where there is an abundance of worms in the soil plants will be healthy and sturdy, flowers will be…

New Products From Dedicated Micros

The EcoSense DVR Series is a new entry level lineup of digital video recorders from Dedicated Micros. They come in 4, 8, or 16 channels with up to 240pps. The EcoSense Series can be controlled by a mouse, keyboard (optional KBC2 joystick keyboard or KBC1 touch keyboard), or by the all new touch sensitive control…

Campfire Meals – Champagne Anyone?

Great campfire meals are the champagne of a family camping experience at any campground! Yet the majority of campers manage hotdogs or marshmallows on the fire but have limited success with proper meals or more difficult to cook proteins like chicken. Our concern, therefore, has to be demystifying the delight one gets from food cooked…

Consolidation Loan and Using Plastic

For families and individuals faced with credit debt, a credit consolidation loan can help on the road towards financial recovery. It will simplify the reimbursement process and correct poor spending habits. Credit card debt is the greatest financial burden facing many today, and a credit card consolidation loan, which has many benefits, can go a…

Hit The Slopes Fit, Not Fat

You've book your winter vacation. You're excited about your upcoming ski trip over a long weekend. You can almost hear your ski's driving through the snow as you rush down your favorite run. Then it hits you! You have not skied in a year and as a matter of fact you have not spent all…

Setting a Home Network System

A Home network system come in two basic types. These are cabled (or wired) or wireless. Whichever type home network system you opt for, you basically find out that they both will have some of the same types of equipment, although the specifics will differ between the two. For any two parts of the network…