Category Archives: Energy

Unacknowledged – Netflix and IMDB, Review

A short review of the movie Unacknowledged that I watched on Netflix this morning. It is a UFO evidence summary, that also explores questions of government conspiracy, coverup, and corruption. Heavily laden with film and documentation, it has a believable quality. Yet in an age where CGI creates believable Vulcans, what can be believed? Continue reading

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Posted in Energy, History, Human Interest, Movies & Media, Nukes, Political Current Events, Tech Bits | Tagged , , , , , , | 44 Comments

“Road Diet” – The Stupid Is Strong In This One.

Let’s see, if roads are too crowded and slowing down, let’s “Fix It” by taking away lanes! Yeah, that’s the ticket!! Continue reading

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QM vs Waves vs “Photon Rectifiers”

Can an IR PV panel be made that produces some electricity from the black body radiation of a room temperature object? Thermodynamics seems to say no, while Quantum Mechanics would imply yes, given my limited understanding of both. Continue reading

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Unlimiting Growth

An overview of resources, resource uses, and the whole notion of running out and the Running Out! Scare stories. Continue reading

Posted in Earth Sciences, Economics - Trading - and Money, Energy | Tagged , , | 80 Comments