Monday, 26 January 2009

Measurements: American Rationing during World War II

Last week we talked about various units of measurement. I found some information on a topic we haven't covered yet, measuring the amount of food a family can receive in one week:

Tokens and stamps were traded for food and these coins were given as change. This website has a lot more details.


Sunday, 11 January 2009

Solar Lights

These Solar Powered LED lights are a great idea, really nicely designed, with fantastic packaging too!
Thanks for this image.