Unsustainable Energy Trends

Pretty interesting article. Unsustainable Energy Trends By Byron King I’ve been getting a lot of calls and e-mails from people asking about the falling prices for oil in recent weeks. The immediate explanation is that world economic activity is decelerating. Demand is falling. OPEC announced cuts in output. But the markets still believe that economic […]

Renewable trees and rational thought.

Can Electricity From Trees Power Gadgets? A new sensor system is under development that runs on electricity generated by ordinary trees! Apparently trees are capable of self-sustaining a reliable source of electricity. While a tree may not seem like much of a powerhouse, the “trickle charge” can add up, “just like a dripping faucet can […]

The New – New World Order

Suddenly the United States is becoming a socialized capitalist consumer society. We are entering a new and unsettling phase in the relationship between government and business, one that neither sector particularly wants but cannot avoid. One result is that the line between public and private interests increasingly is being blurred so much as to become […]

Trash is cash and other stories of not wasting.

Think space exploration isn’t worthwhile? Wondering what we will use for energy when the oil is all gone? Are you disgusted by all the garbage our society produces? Check out this juxtaposition of the three seemingly unrelated ideas… Calgary-based AlterNRG’s plasma gasification technology uses a process developed for NASA to superheat landfill garbage and convert […]

The Casimir Effect

Are you sure you understand what makes reality real? Check this out and ask yourself again. DARPA seeks sticky-goldenballs Casimir forcefields Rogue Pentagon boffinry overlords have decided to weigh into a hot new crazy-science field: That of the mysterious Casimir Force, the tendency of nanoscopic, barely perceptible spacetime ripples – lapping at the edges of […]

Germans invade Alaska

The implications of this story are staggering…consider these factors: 1) Northwest Passage is no longer mythical 2) National Defense especially with things heating up with Russia 3) Global Warming 4) Economic development, transportation, and new centers of importance Okay, now read the story: BARROW — It’s not that easy for hundreds of outsiders to suddenly […]

Al Gore and Titan Gas, Guerrila Gardening, Dead Priests and Lummis, Big Mac Index, Flexitarians, and our lack of privacy

First of all, the rumours that Al Gore has placed his infant child in a rocket and sent it to space are true. Gor-al has sent his son to another world. On a slightly more scientific note, is recent evidence that says Jupiter’s moon Titan, is covered with oceans of petroleum. Damn, I bought property […]

Solar Taxi around the world, energy autarky for one village, IMF = >T.B. incidence, Fertility and the four dwarves.

Louis Palmer had a dream of creating a car that would drive around the world when he was 14 years old…the car would be solar powered…well…now this very cool Swiss guy is doing just that. Have a look at Solartaxi.com to see more. And in Luxembourg, Deputy-Mayor Camille Gira is aiming to make his village […]

Carter's warning, Prices rising, and Bin Laden's driver.

If you enjoy conspiracy talk, you certainly know about the warning that Dwight Eisenhauer gave regarding the military industrial complex. A lesser known warning came from Jimmy Carter about the dangers of energy consumption. Check this out from Drudge: “The energy crisis is real. It is worldwide. It is a clear and present danger to […]

Watermelon Viagra, Weight loss through sex, Dollar dysfuntion, and a sad story too.

Turns out Watermelon eaters make better lovers…here’s why…(did I mention I love watermelon?) Watermelons contain an ingredient called citrulline that can trigger production of a compound that helps relax the body’s blood vessels, similar to what happens when a man takes Viagra, said scientists in Texas, one of the nation’s top producers of the seedless […]