You may say that you watch a video on YouTube once in a blue moon. Chances are you watch one more often. In 2010 the number of users on the internet climbed over 2 billion. With 4 billion views per day on YouTube that means that there are an average of two videos watched every day per person on the internet. Currently there are about 48 hours of vidoe uploaded to YouTube every minute. Here at the Cyber Wigwam we have some bloggers venturing out into YouTube and have developed their own channel. YouTube classes are available from lept Like A Blog if you are ready to start producing some unique content.
Originally posted on Encore Now:
August 2012 we will have two full moons in one month. We like to name the moons such as the Harvest Moon, the planting moon. Now you and I know that it would be a rare occurence for the second moon in the month to actually be blue, but it is a romantic notion nonetheless.
On the internet, I found different reasons for it to be called the Blue Moon.
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Originally posted on The adventures of Teddy LC Bear!:
It has been almost a week but Teddy still remembers a strange occurence. When he went to work at TLC Construction last Monday morning, his coworkers noticed something different. Teddy appeared to have antenna coming out of the top of his head! Was this really their Teddy or his Martian twin? Would he be able to work? Would he cause electrical interference? Would he tune into the Mars lander Curiosity instead of TLC work? How can what is learned on this mission help the construction business? There are so very many questions.
Teddy is fascinated by science and how it can help our every day lives in so many ways. He was up very early last Monday morning to see Curiosity land – perfectly! In some recent research, Teddy discovered many things that have been developed for space programs have also been a great help to home owners and even contractors - cordless power tools; light weight, high strength plastic piping; smoke detectors; GPS; long-range weather forecasting; home security systems; and much more. The contractors at TLC Construction keep up on new materials and systems through reading trade journals and online sites; having discussions with other contractors; and there is always “This Old House!” The most fascinating part of remodeling and additions is no two projects are alike. Teddy and the TLC contractors are always needing to solve new problems and learn about new techniques and materials.
Hum! Teddy was waking up and the TV was on. He had been watching the Mars landing and must have drifted off to sleep. Yikes it was morning and he needed to get ready for work! When he looked in the mirror, there were no antenna. Yup thought Teddy – just a dream – at least the part about him being a Martian – but not the part about TLC Construction keeping up to date on new materials and techniques so they can offer their customers the best product and service available or the Mars landing! Yes, it is great to work for TLC Construction Teddy thought where most of the strange things are discoveries made after opening up walls!
Congratulations to the JPL team for the Curiosity landing. Pictures are spectacular. The animation of the landing process are phenomenal. The PR staff is realizing the power of social media, setting up a special sub domain for social media. You can check it out by clicking below. Social media is allowing us all to participate in the revelry.