Sarah Gammon Bickford was born into slavery on Christmas Day, on the Blair Plantation near Greensboro, North Carolina. Sarah Bickford became the only African American woman in Montana and possibly in the United States to own a utility company
Relay Race- divide by age have participants put on lots of funny articles
Water Meter + Arduino = Aquameterduino !
After a bad water damage (our cellar basically filled up whilst we were away for several days), I decided to monitor our water usage for anomalies. Enters Arduino... The idea of this project is to use an arduino to count every drop of water that goes through the water company meter. Said arduino needs to be connected to my LAN so that I can query it on a regular basis, it also needs to be aware of (real) time so it can timestamp the water consumption. For this project you will need: - an…
The African water companies serving the poorest and staying afloat
Filou, E. 2014. “The African Water Companies Serving the Poorest and Staying Afloat.” The Guardian, 4 October.
List of bottled water companies WITHOUT FLUORIDE. Smart Water, Dasani and bottled waters by Pepsi, Coca-cola and Nestle have an acidic ph. Do not drink them. Alkaline bottled waters are best for your body to fight off any kind of disease.
To feel truly self-sufficient and live off-the-grid, you need a running water source on your land, or you need to be able to drill a well. You cannot rely on harvested rainwater alone… You can pay a company to come onto your land and dril
Wunderwasser teamed up with Danish prize winning water company Iskilde to create 3 variants of water: one with oxygen, one with gas and one with gas and lime."During the process, we had to make some decisions, that changed the original design: After several months of working on the right concept for charity, we ended up with the conclusion, that for every bottle we can sell, the Danish Refugee Council can make 150 litres of water in Africa (right now, the Horn of Africa). They recieve about…