• By Sunday night, despite predictions of light wind, Outrageous was surfing on 25 knots of wind.

    FORBES: Magazine Article

  • Wind turbines seem to be sprouting from every hilltop, and if you get close, you can hear them spinning lazily in a light wind.

    NPR: Young Workers Find Opportunity In Power Industry

  • Mr Lloyd wanted orchids and fritillaries to grow there, but also hoped to enjoy the wind and light in the grass.

    ECONOMIST: Christopher Lloyd

  • In addition to these goodies, the solar wind carries light elements such as helium to the moon's surface and leaves them there.

    ECONOMIST: Spaceflight

  • Yesterday you heard him talk about an entirely different substantive policy issue and high light it -- the wind energy tax credit that supports 75, 000 -- 37, 000 jobs and an industry that has 75, 000 jobs across the country, and that -- let me just restate that.

    WHITEHOUSE: Press Gaggle aboard the Press Bus en route Davenport, IA

  • In November, WinFlex, a wind-power company based in Kiryat Yam, Israel, received one of the most coveted prizes in the GE Ecomagination Challenge for developing a wind-turbine system that uses a light, flexible cloth sheets made out of composite materials as the rotor system for a wind turbine.

    FORBES: Inflatable Wind Turbines Pass Laugh Test

  • But psyllids are light and can travel on the wind, so they could simply have been blown there.

    ECONOMIST: Plant disease

  • The number was arbitrary, but the mood was beginning to bear down, not the cold or the wind but the missing light, the missing man.

    NEWYORKER: Midnight in Dostoevsky

  • Light-based communication seems to wind throughout the MIT Media Lab -- it is a universal language, after all, since many devices output light, be it with a dedicated LED or a standard LCD, and have the capacity to view and interpret it.

    ENGADGET: Droplet and StackAR bring physical interface to virtual experiences, communicate through light (hands-on)

  • For these organisms, getting down from a cloud may be more of an ordeal than getting up: spore-releasing fungi tend to shed spores at the times of day and year when thermals are most likely, and bacteria are so small and light that the slightest puff of wind can send them flying.

    ECONOMIST: Aerobiology

  • This intimate story, bringing together the northern light reflected off water, the cold wind, the fear of poverty, the weight of the past, and the lack of a future, has a soulful, epic grandeur.

    NEWYORKER: Just Anybody

  • Mendel showed many pleated frocks in light and airy fabrications that move with the wind much like the wisteria flowers that inspired his collection.

    FORBES: NYFW Day 7: Michael Kors, Reed Krakoff, J. Mendel, Anna Sui & Vivienne Tam

  • Too many U.S. manufacturing jobs have moved offshore — including jobs making solar panels, wind turbines, energy-efficient appliances and light bulbs.

    WHITEHOUSE: BlueGreen Alliance Backs American Jobs Act

  • It reappeared shortly afterward, on the opposite side of the city, popping out from behind a cloud, bathing Harlem and the East River in a chalky light, and, as though caught by a gust of wind, it rolled toward the Bronx.

    NEWYORKER: The Daughters of the Moon

  • Through a sidelight at the rear door he watched the flames race in the wind, flowing under his car and fanning out to light the corncrib, the smokehouse, and the big sagging barn, which went up in a howl of crackling lumber and dried-out hay.

    NEWYORKER: Idols

  • Somebody is going to build wind towers and wind turbines and create the power that's going to light our homes and heat our homes and cool our homes for decades to come.

    WHITEHOUSE: Press Briefing

  • Those characteristics can include a brief dip in air pressure, a change in wind direction, a change in wind speed, a rise in air temperature or a dip in ultraviolet light reaching the rover.

    ENGADGET: Curiosity rover finds radiation levels on Mars are safe for humans

  • Those afternoons the light died quickly and we talked nearly non-stop, race-walking into the wind.

    NEWYORKER: Midnight in Dostoevsky

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