1936 Kitchen Tour Home: 'A kitchen sink with drainpipe and electricity from a home plant serve to make this home fairly adequate although the house is heated by stoves. The plumbing and the cupboards were self-installed by the family. They are gradually improving the house through keeping of home account records.'
Cooking indoors, combined with lighting and the use of other appliances can account for about 33% of a home's electricity bill! Using a gas grill is more energy efficient than a conventional stove and doesn't release heat into the kitchen forcing your cooling system to work harder. Take in the fresh air, smell the flowers and enjoy the time spent with your friends and family to enjoy some good ole' fashion barbecue, as you go green and save green!
In a pair of studies published on Thursday in the journal Scientific Reports, the researchers report that rats and monkeys can coordinate their brains to carry out such tasks as moving a simulated arm or recognizing simple patterns. In many of the trials, the networked animals performed better than individuals. Carl Zimmer