The Wire used the building as a setting symbolic of post-industrial urban decay. But today, with a major architectural intervention—and a grant from Adobe—this building has become a state-of-the-art public school for training future designers.
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Then the last breath went out of the pizza.
Explanation: Many wonders are visible when flying over the Earth at night. A compilation of such visual spectacles was captured recently from theInternational Space Station (ISS) and set to rousing music. Passing below are white clouds, orange city lights, lightning flashes in thunderstorms, and darkblue seas. On the horizon is the golden haze of Earth’s thin atmosphere, frequently decorated by dancing auroras as the video progresses. The green parts of auroras typically remain below the space station, but the station flies right through the red and purple auroral peaks. Solar panels of the ISS are seen around the frame edges. The ominous wave of approaching brightness at the end of each sequence is just the dawn of the sunlit half of Earth, a dawn that occursevery 90 minutes.
Van Hollen questions GOP’s rule change
Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) engages in a parliamentary inquiry with Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), who was in the speaker’s chair at the time, over why Democrats could not bring up a Senate amendment that would provide funding to return the government to normal operation
The government shutdown was planned in advance…by Republicans
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On Sept. 20, the EPA proposed new standards to cut carbon emissions for all new power plants. Critics contend the proposal is too burdensome, and fault the Obama administration for bypassing Congress.
Get the facts on our new Energy and Natural Resources Industry Influence issue profile. As the EPA proposal moves forward, this page will summarize the money in politics aspect of the climate change legislation debate.
Pervy pillow is pervy.