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How Much Can You Save With Solar? Check Out My Bills And See

How Much Can You Save With Solar? Check Out My Bills And See

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit So you’ve been thinking about going solar, but you just don’t know if it’s really worth it. You’re thinking, well, if I finance or lease solar panels, I’ll have to make monthly payments, so what kind of savings does that really represent? It depends, and it’s up to […]

This Sleek Sports Car Runs On Salt Water – No Joke (Video)

This Sleek Sports Car Runs On Salt Water – No Joke (Video)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A German company has developed battery technology capable of charging electric car batteries with salt water. When you take into consideration the number of intriguing innovations in development, it becomes an exciting prospect to be alive in the present era. Sure, war and strife exist on this planet, but […]

Capitalism Is Broken — Just Look At The Great Recession. But Can Anybody Fix It?

Capitalism Is Broken — Just Look At The Great Recession. But Can Anybody Fix It?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Economic cycles do this thing in a capitalist society. They … ummm, cycle. The question is, why? Is it just something that we have to accept is a part of the economic system that we live in, or is there a better way? (And yes, I’m aware that we […]

President Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

President Carter First To Use Solar Panels On The White House In 1979 – Guess Who Took Them Down?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On June 20, 1979, solar panels were installed on the roof of the White House. It was the first time any president had done so, back when solar energy was just a concept. John Wihbey with Yale’s Climate Connections writes: “For President Jimmy Carter, it had been nearly […]

The Horror We Face From Rapid Global Climate Change

The Horror We Face From Rapid Global Climate Change

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Here’s something to scare the bejesus out of you: French scientists recently announced they found a “giant virus” inside of a 30,000-year-old sample of permafrost from Siberia. Worse, this isn’t the first time. It’s the second found in two years and the fourth since 2003. It may sound like something […]