National Security

Why is energy a national security issue?“Our entire economy depends on the expectation that energy will be plentiful, available, and affordable. Nations like Venezuela and Iran can use oil and gas as political and economic weapons by manipulating the marketplace. Half of our trade deficit goes toward buying oil from abroad, and some of that … Read more

Our Energy Challenge

Richard E. Smalley shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of a new form of carbon—the carbon 60 molecule—known today as “buckyballs” or fullerenes. The discovery of the carbon 60 molecule opened a new field of research called Nanotechnology. Professor Smalley believed the growing energy demands of the world will require a new, sustainable energy … Read more

Types of Flooring Materials

Flooring Materials Ideas

We all love the well-done interior of a building. But did you know that in doing the interior design of a building, one of the biggest headaches is selecting the right flooring materials? Perhaps it could be because there are numerous options in the market right now. The flooring material that you select plays a … Read more