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Monthly Archive:: February 2014

Modernizing Cocoa Farming

Cocoa Farming is a vital resource for farmers and the regional economy, so it is critical to make cocoa farming attractive to future generations. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

The Facts Behind Food Prices

Iowa farmland is skyrocketing in price. Corn crops have tripled in value in five years (40% of U.S. corn goes to Ethanol); soybeans have doubled. The price increase is due to many factors including rising fuel and fertilizer costs, increasing demand from emerging markets and unsustainable population growth in China & India , a weak

Mortgage Rates Are Low, But Are The Homes Affordable?

The world was on edge back in 2010 when 33 Chilean miners were stuck in underground for 69 days. Miraculously all of the men beat the odds and survived and their bravery has been celebrated around the world. This Spanish-language infographic recounts the daring rescue mission and shows exactly how rescuers were able to save

2011 Car Buying Trends

Thousands of buyers configured their cars and negotiated (anonymously!) on CarWoo! for new car deals in 2011. The CarWoo! team took a look at spending and savings trends, such as which demographics configure the most expensive cars and what regions save the most off MSRP on their new cars. This info should help future new

Evaluating the Drug War on Its 40th Birthday Numbers

At the estimated cost of $1 trillion, the War on Drugs has triggered the mass incarceration, mostly of black and brown people through harsh penalties for non-violent drug violations like simple possession. It has encouraged racial profiling in the name of enforcement. In addition, people with drug convictions (and their families) have been evicted from

Secret Off-Menu Items

There’s nothing like feeling as if you’re getting away with something, even if all you’re doing is ordering something that’s not listed on the menu at the drive-thru. Frito pie from Sonic? Score. Wet fries from Arby’s? Awesome. Asking the pimply-faced teenager at McDonald’s for a “McGangBang”? Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea

How the Internet Works

We all use the Internet, but how does it work? It’s just a bunch of tubes, right? Learn what goes through those tubes and where they are. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags

Pulling Back the Meritocracy Veil

When it comes to student achievement, private schools and public school statistics can measure up quite differently. But in addition to looking at SAT scores, graduation rates, and college matriculation, it’s also important to look at the full picture of who the students are. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping

Harry Potter’s Box Office Breakdown Hollywood

The Harry Potter books and movies have been delighting audiences for years. Fans can’t get enough of Harry and his friends adventures. The final chapter is hitting theaters in 2011 much to fans dismay. This infographic looks at the Harry Potter phenomenon and how much money the movie franchise alone has made in the past

Hindenburg Disaster

This infographic provides information about the Hindenburg disaster and the course of events that led up to the tragedy. Teapot Warmers Silver Amber Necklaces Wholesale Glass Tea Sets Mummy Sleeping Bags