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Uranium from seawater almost competitive with land-based mining!

Wow. Collecting uranium from the oceans is potentially happening 50,000 years before I thought it might! 😉 (Well, that was Barry Brook’s rough estimate of land based uranium and thorium.) As NBF reports:- On track to commercial extraction of uranium … Continue reading

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“Fast homes” page added to my New Urbanism section

Hi all, I have alluded to the massive efficiency changes coming to the housing sector in previous posts, especially my page Tall Timbers. But now we are seeing the money pouring in, so I had to add a new page … Continue reading

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Singapore designing forested town squares

So good! Walkable forested town squares. Imagine that!? Straight into the article… The development of Tengah will be guided by six key ideas as follows: Creating an evergreen forest town   Provisions for moving around with ease   Provisions for … Continue reading

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Insect burgers smell good

The Guardian explains:- One passerby who tried the burger, Manfred Roedder, said it was a good alternative to meat, adding: “I had reservations at first, but I got a second serving because it tasted so good.” Baris Özel, the co-founder … Continue reading

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Amory Lovins should answer this…

Environmental Progress explains:- Climate and environmental scientists organized by Environmental Progress urged New Jersey’s Governor Philip Murphy to pass the legislation, and I testified in support of the legislation last December. But the legislation’s passage came at a hefty price: 18 to 28 times more … Continue reading

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Please, no third Blade Runner movie!

No third movie! Not if the point is “tidying everything up in a nice bow”, as Collider said in the video below. The 2 Blade Runner movies are the Socratic method at its best: asking the ultimate questions about the … Continue reading

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