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FRIDAY, DEC. 31, 2010

THURSDAY, FEB. 26, 2009

CO2 emissions from the internet - A guest column

*Moderator's note* - The following post is a guest column written by one of our colleagues, and a fellow blogger, Brandon Hansen. Brandon is a journalism graduate of Eastern Washington University, where he served as the editor-in-chief (DTE's editor-in-chief) of the student newspaper, The Easterner....

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THURSDAY, JAN. 22, 2009

Fear the Goog 

Ah bloody hell – say it aint so. The Times of London recently reported that Alex Wissner-Gross, a Harvard University physicist has concluded that, “performing two Google searches from a desktop computer can generate about the same amount of carbon dioxide as boiling a kettle...

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THURSDAY, NOV. 20, 2008

Photo of the day

Google is now hosting millions of photographs from LIFE magazine, stretching from the 1750s to today. Warning: If you geek out on pictures like we do, then this should keep you busy. The majority were never published before and are seeing the light of day...

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