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Will Gore take part in civil disobedience?

From Alternet we get this article about Al Gore possibly considering a civil disobedience protest:
Tags: General, BIO, Environment, Energy


Tags: Energy

I May Never Chew Gum Again

Is it just me, or does this sound repulsive? From Technology Review
Revolymer’s product has a formulation unlike most commercially available brands. The main ingredient in most chewing gums is a gum base: a mix of synthetic petroleum-derived polymers, natural latex, resins, and waxes. All of these components are hydrophobic–they stay away from water–which means that they […]

Algae As Energy - How Cool Is That

In our never ending search for new fuels to feed our energy addiction, I found an interesting write-up in Technology Review about algae’s growing role in the biofuel arena. It amazes me what researchers can accomplish when they put their mind to it.
Algae are a promising source of biofuels: besides being easy to grow and […]

Global Warming - Man We’re Screwed

How’s this for a depressing start to the day. From Foreign Policy:
 As the world’s leaders gather in New York this week to discuss climate change, you’re going to hear a lot of well-intentioned talk about how to stop global warming. From the United Nations, Bill Clinton, and even the Bush administration, you’ll hear about how […]