Solving seasonal storage with aluminum cyclingScientists at Switzerland’s University of Applied Sciences Rapperswil have demonstrated an aluminum conversion process which could be valuable for long-term renewable energy storage. Simulations suggest that by employing the process, a new multi-family building in Switzerland could meet all its energy demand from a 7-11 kWp solar system.9
Ogden man arrested for printing porn at Walmart for 'the homies who were locked up'An Ogden, Utah man is facing a felony distribution charge after police say he was spotted printing pornography at a Walmart photo center. According to the probable cause statement, on May 28, witnesses complained to Walmart Loss Prevention, saying a man, later identified as 33-year-old John Hughes, was printing off pornographic images at the Walmart photo center at20th Street and Wall Avenue. Those who complained said the images appeared to show underage females, something Hughes denies.
31 Famous People Rejected by Saturday Night LiveLive from New York, it’s … none of these celebrities (though not for lack of trying). The list of now-famous folks who auditioned and were denied access to a permanent spot in 30 Rock’s Studio 8H is long enough to fill multiple casts on their own.11
What the 1918 flu pandemic can teach us about COVID-19, in four chartsThe 1918 influenza pandemic was just long enough ago that it has slipped out of the collective consciousness. But as the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, spreads, more and more experts are turning to last century’s flu for clues on how to deal with a public health crisis of such massive proportions.316