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All About Water

| March 1, 2014

This short video provides a good summary of the serious water situation in the world. This problem is real and a much more significant issue than global climate change. We might be able to do something about improving this situation unlike climate change – thus a much better place to use our resources.

Age Statistics

| February 15, 2014

The following visual indicates in a very simple way how life expectancy has been increasing since 1900. There are apparently many more pluses than minuses in terms of how long a person is expected to live. Of course this really does not mean a lot to you personally except that on average you might live […]


| September 10, 2012

Please note: The movies here are great quality, top films but as such they are routinely removed by someone claiming copyright infringement. At the time they are placed on this site there is no infringement (or they would not have been available from the reputable sources I use such as You Tube). So I just […]

What Is VAVE

| May 22, 2012

Value Analysis / Value Engineering The Basics of VAVE What is VAVE View more PowerPoint from x_matchlock Applications of Value Analysis Value Engineering And Value Analysis View more PowerPoint from thombremahesh

Oldies Music

| April 23, 2012

1940 to 1999 Oldies Music For The Young At Heart Welcome to oldies music – Just Click the Year to get 21 of the Hit Songs from that Year . You can choose the song or songs to play or they will play continuously/randomly until all 21 songs have completed. Also for the chosen year, […]

Dick Clark Remembered

| April 18, 2012

Dick Clark the way we remember him, here at the 30 year reunion of American Bandstand. Dick Clark would live 30 years more after this 30 year reunion in 1982 and die at the age of 82.

Oldies TV and Music

| March 18, 2012

The link below will bring you to a world of Oldies Entertainment. It is a massive sight and will bring back many memories. I am glad I found this and hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

Future Car

| May 13, 2010

About The “Air Car” – (3) VIDEO’s Click Here for Air Car Update – Good Progress As some of you may know I have been designing engines and vehicles my entire career and that is over 35 years in the business. I developed and taught courses on future power plants – about 1000 pages in […]

More On Animals – Cute Dog

| March 7, 2010

Our New Dog – Minnie If you read the post, “ Animals, Pets” it focused on the value of pets but specifically was motivated by the loss of our dog, Indy. Well time has passed and we have a new dog, a Chinese SharPei puppy and so cute that I had to post some pictures. […]

Everything Simplified – Life 1

| March 7, 2010

(Picture courtesy Life is the most important thing to simplify and I am not referring to making your daily routine simple although that has value. This is about understanding life in a simple way. The most basic thing to understand is, WHY DO YOU EXIST, WHAT IS YOUR PURPOSE? You are playing some sport […]

Unemployment Feb 2011 Update

| February 5, 2010

Updated 02.05.11, The Decline: The Geography of a Recession by LaToya Egwuekwe (OFFICIAL) The map takes you from 2007 to 2011 and you can visualize the geographic unemployment around the country. The 2012 map will be posted when it becomes available. Unfortunately, since so many have come off the official roles, the numbers will look […]

Art Versus People

| January 12, 2010

Mona Lisa was one of thousands of pieces of art that went into hiding during World War II. Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa -c. 1503–1506 You Are Important I saw an interesting documentary on how the Nazi’s were possessed to obtain the world’s art and bring it to Germany or their private homes. Adolf Hitler […]

Cause of Death by Age

| January 9, 2010

Termination, Passing, Finality, The End The great unknown is death. We do not know when or what if anything follows. Of course, I would suggest you can know with certainty what follows. The emphasis here is on the statistics of death broken down by age and the cause of death. One of those causes is […]

Animals, Pets

| January 3, 2010

Pets can add a lot to your life. They are work and they bring an additional concern and cost but they can have great value for you and/or your family emotionally. Of course there are bad pets but they are usually that way because of poor upbringing. You need to be particularly devoted to your […]

Write A Book

| December 18, 2009

Always Getting Better With Age A Great Way To Advance Your Brainpower – Keep Sharp and Enjoy Write something That You Believe In and Will Make a Difference …………Do We Look Like We Are Having Fun Yet?……….. Intriguing, Informative, InspirationalThe Long Cold Winters Of Minnesota Produce Some Exceptional Books Go To These Sites by CLICKING […]

A Walk In The Snow – Blog Short Story

| December 18, 2009

Non-Fiction, Short Story by Alan Gill Things were not going well. In the short space of one year, there were serious problems with health throughout the family and even my wife fell breaking her ankle requiring twelve screws and a plate. I left my job (retired again) and found out I had a serious illness. […]