Adam Vaughan (born July 3, 1961) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. He is a Liberal member of the House of Commons in the federal government who was elected in a by-election on June 30, 2014. He is currently the MP for Spadina—Fort York, and the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development (Housing and Urban Affairs). From 2006 to 2014 he was a Toronto city councillor who represented Ward 20 Trinity—Spadina. Prior to his career in politics he was a radio and TV journalist.
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After the 'sunrush': what comes next for solar power?
Perovskite captures energy from a different part of sunlight’s wavelength than silicon, so Oxford PV’s plan is to layer it atop silicon, to maximise electricity generation. A typical silicon-based solar cell converts around 21-22% of sunlight into eneryg, and the material's limit is 29%. Perovskite-on-silicon could improve that up to around 25% and is less energy-intensive to make. Over half of the cost of an installation is the actual installation. | Adam Vaughan, The Guardian
rhamphotheca: Mountain Chicken Frogs Offspring Return to Caribbean Home Dozens of frogs reared in UK zoos to escape the deadly chytrid fungus returned to Montserrat by Adam Vaughan Dozens of frogs reared in UK zoos have been returned to their Caribbean home in a painstaking operation, five years after their parents were airflifted out to escape a deadly fungus. A total of 51 Leptodactylus fallax, known as “mountain chicken frogs” because they reportedly taste like chicken and make a ...
Godfrey calls on Ottawa to spend more on newspaper advertising | The Star
Godfrey calls on Ottawa to spend more on newspaper advertising: Paul Godfrey says he’s not asking for newspaper industry bailout, as Liberal MP Adam Vaughan says Postmedia papers have criticized government spending on advertising (Toronto Star 12 May 2016)
LOST IN SPADINA-FORT YORK In a downtown riding that symbolizes the NDP-Liberal divide, Adam Vaughan and Olivia Chow are like fighting parents forcing us to choose sides. #adamvaughan #oliviachow #federalelection2015
Obama's clean power plan hailed as US's strongest ever climate action
'Obama's clean power plan hailed as US's strongest ever climate action' by Adam Vaughan 8-3-15. "Hundreds of businesses including eBay and Nestlé back federal rules to CUT emissions and encourage a switch away from coal to renewable energy."
UK Man Builds Homemade Ticker-Tape Machine That Prints Tweets - A UK man has developed a modern-day version of the 19th century ticker-tape machine that prints out tweets instead of stock price information. The new machine, named “Twittertape,” was developed by 32-year-old web developer, Adam Vaughan, from Cumbria in the UK. The device was built from scratch using second-hand parts from clocks. | Red Orbit
The Twittertape Machine by Adam Vaughan. The Twittertape Machine is a prototype standalone networked device that prints a feed of your tweets and mentions on Twitter! The design is inspired by the ticker tape machines of the late 1800's that kept the rich and famous up to date with the movement of their stocks and shares.