10 APR 2013 by ideonexus

 Unwinding the Sun from Coal and Trees

Fire is Unwinding the Sun's Energy from the Trees > Comparison > Burning Coals Warms Us With the Warmth of the Sun
Both are stored energy from the Sun. Potential turned to work when burned.
Folksonomies: thermodynamics sun energy
Folksonomies: thermodynamics sun energy
06 NOV 2012 by ideonexus

 The Energy Game

The Energy Game > Example/Illustration > The Energy Game in a Dead Moth
Feynman describes a game of tracing all energy back to the sun, and Chet Raymo provides an example of this with a moth being carried away by ants.
24 SEP 2011 by ideonexus

 Lactase as it Differs from Lactose and Lactate

A Succinct Definition of Lactate > Place/Position > Lactate, Lactose, and Lactase
A triple to help me keep this straight.
Folksonomies: energy lactose lactate lactase
Folksonomies: energy lactose lactate lactase