Category Archives: Energy

How California Is Hitting The Renewable Wall

A nice analysis of how “Solar + Batteries” hits the wall… Continue reading

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Stop Plastic “Pollution”! – DIY Diesel Refinery

The world is drowning in plastic waste. We are told it will choke the planet to death (get stuck in the wind pipe or some such). Well, here’s a solution! We can all make DIY Plastic to Diesel “refineries” from old water heaters and car radiators! We CAN save the world! Act Now! Continue reading

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Liquid Metal Battery – Looks Right

A molten metal battery that’s pretty darned simple and works. Continue reading

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Our Cousin, The Mushroom…

Some fascinating things you can do with our relatives, the fungi and mushrooms, including clean up oil spills, cure diseases, and rid your home of ants. Continue reading

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