In the lab, Lee’s team bred its own yeast that could chew on cardboard to make the key component of biodiesel. How does it work? There are actually sugars trapped inside cardboard boxes—specifically glucose and xylose—and the yeast is able to transform those sugars into combustible fats used in biodiesel. Researchers have tried this approach […]
For Pandemic Bakers Tired of sourdough starter maintenance, banana bread, or Dalgona coffee whipping? Welcome cookie season with the help of this interactive advent calendar, which, like Joe Biden, was made in Pennsylvania. Each day’s compartment holds a specialty ingredient like crushed peppermint, candied orange peel, and holiday nonpareils, a kitchen tool, or a recipe […]
In August, government institutions, State-owned enterprises, schools, tourist attractions, large supermarkets, hospitals and others, including express delivery companies, abandoned the use of plastic bags in a trial effort across Hainan. About 350 tons of substitutes were sold, according to the leading group in charge of the program.
‘On very rare occasions, if it’s supposed to be on sale and we have to get our supervisor to go and check to see if the other ones are on sale and how much it is, and only then can they put the price down.
“We have been exploring alternatives for some time and the passion and ideas from children inspired us to begin to make the change” chief executive Niels Christiansen said.
PostCurious, Orlov’s company, only ever made 500 copies of Tale of Ord; used editions have become a hot commodity among collectors. The game unfolds over the course of four separate packages and culminates in something of a final exam puzzle that requires you to put together everything you’ve learned over the first three installments in […]
Three things we learned from Chelsea – Sevilla 1. Pulisic Watch: A quiet enough first half saw the American draw a late yellow card. He made a nice turn late in the match but was left rolling in the midfield grass by the studs of Jordan in a move that had Chelsea and USMNT fans cringing.
The trend of retailers moving from Black Friday as a single day of shopping to a month-long state of mind continues as BJ’s Wholesale Club announces its deals, which will begin on Nov. 5 and go all the way through Cyber Monday on Nov. 30 (though most discounts will be available between Nov. 20 and […]
Slay the Spire Slay the Spire is a roguelike card game where you take control of one of four heroes. Each of those heroes has their own unique cards that pertain to a certain playstyle, and as you battle your way through enemies, you’ll be able to add new cards to your deck. Although not […]
And Brits should throw away their Christmas tree if they spot a walnut-sized lump as it could be a cluster of praying mantis eggs.