Peter Berger’s Sociology: An Unvarnished Introduction

Prose and Presentation Berger’s prose style is neither elegant not convoluted. For the most part it is a model of plain-spoken clarity, though one must remember that he is an intellectual and a professional sociologist, typically writing for those who fit in the same or similar categories. Moreover, from time to time and source to…

4 Things to Consider When Choosing LED Bulbs

General-purpose LED bulbs are available in a variety of shapes, sizes, and strengths to illuminate the home or office to match the specific needs. While the LED bulbs are more energy-efficient, they are still able to provide a light source that is virtually identical in quality to the previous incandescent lights. There is an array…

KU Basketball Retired Jersey Numbers

KU basketball has so many retired jerseys that the numbers are not actually retired, instead only the particular jerseys are enshrined while current players recycle the famous numbers. If it were not for this process of reusing numbers after the corresponding jerseys have been retired a program steeped in as much tradition as the University…

The Signs of a Weak Mind

‘The mind is like an elastic band; once stretched by a new idea, it never regains its original dimension.’ Oliver Wendell Holmes It’s hardly surprising with the great demands on us in modern society sometimes we feel like we are running full tilt just to stand still. Add working long hours, bills and children in…

Damage Resistant Pavements With Material Testing

Roads, streets and airport runaways, etc., are not the only pavements that are needed to be constructed with the most sturdy and durable raw materials. The pavements of commercial to residential constructions also need to be sculpted with it. Playgrounds to the parking lot that these constructed built-ups are incorporated with, not only demands to…

Construction Games Online and Offline

There are plenty of fun games online, but some of the best and most popular games involve making things. The phenomenal success of FarmVille over the last year or so, is down to that creative urge. Growing crops and making a farm has a massive appeal. Some games that cater to the ‘making’ impulse in…