1. World's most energy-efficient skyscraper. A 71 story building, The Pearl River Tower will feature solar energy and wind turbines to reduce carbon dioxide consumption by 58%. Ref; The Wall Street Journal, 1/13/10 page C1 & C6
  2. The Mars Rover, Spirit is still going, but now has it's wheels traped in the soil, with it's solar panels in the wrong direction which may cause it to shut down for the Mars winter.
  3. Look for the plug-in all electric car, the BYD's e6 this year. Claims 205 miles/charge and 0-60 mph in less than 14 sec. Ref: USA Today, 1/13/10 page 1B
  4. Good story on the National Debt, with a long history on it's movements. Ref: USA Today, 1/14/10 page 1B & 2B

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