Category: energy

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...