Good Question: What's The Origin Of The Times Square New Year's Eve Ball?More than half of us watch the New Year's Eve festivities in New York City's Times Square on TV. And the main attraction is the dropping of the 12,000-pound sparkly sphere, which is 12 feet in diameter and has 32,000 LED lights.
‘U’ To Flaunt New Holiday Light DisplayThe University of Minnesota is inviting everyone out to see its high-tech holiday light display. The College of Science and Engineering students designed the show on the Civil Engineering Building Plaza.
Ice Castle To Open In Eden Prairie This WinterA shimmering ice castle creation is returning to Minnesota this winter. Crews have spent the past few weeks preparing the site of the acre-sized icy palace in Eden Prairie's Miller Park. On Monday they expect to turn on the water, and the ice will start going up.
Good Question: How Much Do LED Lights Save?Many stores are moving away from traditional holiday lights and selling LED lights which are considered "greener." That got us wondering, what do LEDs really save us?