Archive for June 17th, 2011

Fun fact: Only 4% of land is antipodal

| June 17, 2011 | Reply
Fun fact:  Only 4% of land is antipodal

What percentage of land on Earth has land exactly opposite of it the globe? Only 4%, according to this article in Wikipedia. Only 4% of land is antipodal.

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Sheep mowing

| June 17, 2011 | 1 Reply
Sheep mowing

Grass needs to be cut, and sheep need to eat. Hmmmm.

Sheep are taking over some of Carlisle Area School District groundskeeping chores.

They are saving the district up to $15,000 a year and cutting local air pollution . . . .Instead of workers spending six hours a week mowing and trimming near solar panels, sheep have moved in for the summer.

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