Posts Tagged ‘therm0mg’

NYTimes: The Life and Death of the Local Hardware Store

November 24, 2019

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/11/22/opinion/sunday/small-business-economy.html

Winter 2019-20 Outlook: Colder Than Average in North, East; Warmer Than Average in South, West | The Weather Channel

November 24, 2019

Monthly forecast by an IBM company

https://weather.com/forecast/national/news/2019-11-13-winter-outlook-temperature-2019-20-the-weather-company-noaa

WeWork: The Perfect Manifestation of the Millennial Id – The Atlantic

September 16, 2019

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/03/wework-the-perfect-manifestation-of-the-millennial-id/550922/

You Can Blow Soap Bubbles And Instantly Freeze Them Into Ice Orbs | Popular Science

August 21, 2019

https://www.popsci.com/how-to-freeze-soap-bubbles-into-ice-orbs/?src=SOC&dom=tw

Ever more countries are banning plastic bags – Daily chart

August 11, 2019

https://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2019/07/24/ever-more-countries-are-banning-plastic-bags

NYTimes: Walmart Shooting in El Paso Renews Attention on Crime Frequency at Its Stores

August 11, 2019

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/05/business/walmart-crime-rate.html

The Algonquin Hotel Times Square, Autograph Collection — Google Local

June 1, 2019

near RSM, lobby restaurant

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-information/restaurant/nycak-the-algonquin-hotel-times-square-autograph-collection/

Amazon Purges Small Suppliers for P&G, Sony, Lego Bulk Orders – Bloomberg

May 29, 2019

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-05-28/amazon-is-poised-to-unleash-long-feared-purge-of-small-suppliers

Is Conference Room Air Making You Dumber? – The New York Times

May 19, 2019

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/06/health/conference-room-air.html

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Other scientists who read the study got interested in the subject. A team led by Harvard researchers published similar results in 2016.

They had office workers come into a mock workplace for six days and take the same kind of problem-solving test while exposed to various concentrations of both carbon dioxide and volatile organic compounds commonly found in office buildings.

As levels of carbon dioxide rose from 550 ppm to 945 ppm to 1400 ppm, subjects’ scores under most headings declined substantially. (Problem-solving ability also seemed to suffer as levels of volatile organic compounds rose.)

“What we saw were these striking, really quite dramatic impacts on decision-making performance, when all we did was make a few minor adjustments to the air quality in the building,” said Joseph Allen, a professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health who led the study.
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The Internet of disposable things: Throwaway paper and plastic sensors will connect everyday items – IEEE Journals & Magazine

May 6, 2019

plastic packaging that determines if a hot dog is bad using a sensor. perhaps possible for T & P too.

https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8544981