Methanol Energy Storage For Ibm Thinkpads

Lynne Kiesling We here at KP are a bit in the futurist optimist vein, so we pay attention to fuel cell technologies. One of my personal favorites is work to commercialize small methanol cartridges for use in phones, PDAs, and other small devices. So my instant thought when I saw this article on the development … More Methanol Energy Storage For Ibm ThinkpadsMore Methanol Energy Storage For Ibm Thinkpads

Chocolate Decadence: Patrick Roger

Lynne Kiesling As a hostess gift I took a box of incredible Patrick Roger on the Boulevard St. Germain. This is some of the most amazing chocolate I have ever had in my life (and, as a chocolate connoisseur who lives in the hometown of Vosges Haut Chocolat and consumes it on a regular basis). … More Chocolate Decadence: Patrick RogerMore Chocolate Decadence: Patrick Roger

An Interesting Auction Institution in Hamburg’s Fischmarkt

Lynne Kiesling I visited old friends in Hamburg over the weekend. On Sunday morning we went down to the Fischmarkt, the traditional old fish market in the harbor. Hamburg has a long history of prosperity from the fishing industry and from shipping; it was notably one of the cities with merchant associations most prosperously involved … More An Interesting Auction Institution in Hamburg’s FischmarktMore An Interesting Auction Institution in Hamburg’s Fischmarkt