Limits to Renewable Energy

Limits to Renewable Energy

I’m an optimist. I look at the calculations for how much renewable energy from solar hits the planet each day, add the other renewables (a fraction of solar) and see nothing but growth opportunities and huge growth. The renewables detractors will tell you that...
Zadar Looking for Lithium Near Tesla’s Gigafactory

Zadar Looking for Lithium Near Tesla’s Gigafactory

When I see someone post about what they see as revelations I need to know about energy, I don’t know whether to laugh or feel sad for them. There’s such an abundance of good news about clean energy in the pipeline, it’s overwhelmingly positive. No...
Hyperloop is Real

Hyperloop is Real

Hyperloop is real News this week that two teams are racing to implement Hyperloop, the supersonic air levitated train that was sometimes called Elon Musk’s pipe dream. This video by Wall Street Journal, shows how it will work with passengers riding in a tube...
Lucy Let’s You Control the Sun

Lucy Let’s You Control the Sun

Lucy is a simple and smart device that will let you control the sun. Get Sunlight Where You Want It When I get a comfortable chair, a great book and the sunlight hitting just right, I can finish a book in one reading and have a very enjoyable afternoon. Trouble is,...
Using Litter DNA to Find You

Using Litter DNA to Find You

Littering and excess waste is an ongoing problem that needs to be faced, once and for all. Taking this statement literally, the Hong Kong Cleanup used DNA phenotyping to put a face to litterbugs. The campaign can be seen around the city, warning people not to litter,...