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Phone app | Venus Transit by Steven van Roode, astronomerswithou... : Join the international collaboration during the transit of Venus by contributing your own observation to a digital interactive depository and recreation and to a collective experiment to measure the suns distance. Available both on the App Store and Android Market #Astronomy #Transit_of_Venus #Pnoe_Ap #Steven van_Roode #astronomerswithoutborders

The Transit of Venus by Jan Herold, 2004, wikipedia: A transit of Venus across the Sun occurs when Venus passes between the Sun and the Earth where it can be seen as a small dark disc moving across the face of the Sun for several hours. Transits of Venus are rare and predictable occurring every 243 years in pairs each 8 years apart. The next one is on June 5 - 6, 2012. and then in December 2113 and December 2125. #Venus #Transit of Venus #Astronomy #Jan_Herold #wikipedia

The Transit of Venus by Paul Hyndman: Don't miss this on June 5-6, 2012! (This photo was taken in 2004, the next time is 2117). #Astronomy #Venus_Transit #Paul_Hyman #Photography

Surviving The Stores™from Surviving The Stores™

How To Check Grocery & Drug Store Deals From Your Smartphone!

Yes, there is actually an app that will let you see the sales for almost ALL of the stores near you! It will even show you any coupons that can go with the sale. Finally, the grocery savings app I have been waiting for is here!! You can even compare prices between different stores to see which one is the best!

College girls: If you're in an unsafe situation, hold your finger to the screen. When you're safe, let go and enter the 4-digit code. If you let go but aren't able to enter to code, help will be sent to your location. This is genius


Homemade smartphone projector…


KitchenPad Timer by Prativo Group, Inc: Manage multiple cook times for your stove-top and oven. Never lose track of a dish again! #App #Cooking #KitchenPad_Timer #Timer

weeSpring | Blogfrom weeSpring | Blog

weeLove: Gimme a hand(print)

A new app makes it simple to digitally capture those tiny fingers and toes, with zero mess. This would be amazing if I ever get an iPad!

Inhabitatfrom Inhabitat

XD Design's Solar Phone Charger Sticks to Windows For Better Efficiency

Solar charger. I want one of these! So cool!

Individual images taken of Venus in one year to create a full curve. The summer solstice being at the top, winter solstice at the bottom, and equinox where they lines cross.

An App Every Mom Should Have! Free custom thank you notes that you can text or email.

Teachers Pay Teachersfrom Teachers Pay Teachers

The Veldt, Ray Bradbury Short Story Worksheets and Multimedia, Sci Fi, CCSS

If your students can’t go an hour without looking at their phones, they need to read “The Veldt.” Click HERE for print-and-teach materials!

Sleep Cycle. Just testing this one out now; relies on the iphone's accelerometer to determine when you're in REM sleep, then times your alarm within 30 minutes to wake you up at the ideal time. Cool idea!

For the beach/pool. Wash out an existing container and store phone, keys etc. Great idea - I hate leaving that stuff around while I'm in the water.