quote: Am I weird for not liking stuff just because it's shiny and the neighbor's wife got a bigger one?
quote: I am the same so either we're both weird or we're both normal.
quote: They're hippies. If it's not about art or drugs they know jack you-know-what about it.
quote: Probably more people have died
quote: I'm pro nuclear and think its a great alternative. But you have to look at Chernobyl. One single (rather large) disaster and everyone thinks its completely unsafe. The chances of a nuclear meltdown is VERY small. But so long as theres a "small" chance, nobody will except it. Well Green-Piece and those sorts of people at least.
quote: Nuclear power is the greenest technology available today for power generation
quote: Nuclear power is the greenest technology available today...
quote: If there is an estimated 10 year supply of indium left and solar panels require this material. Why are organizations like Green Peace pushing Solar power
quote: I can just see it now...we all have return to using CRTs, LOL.
quote: Fortunately I run my own business succesfully & too busy to spend my work hours responding to dumb responses.
quote: Finally, it excludes private-only sources of funding, which in 2004 alone, totalled some $30B for alternative energy R&D.
quote: It is insightful, however, to note that an earlier supply demand simulation including a 40% CAGR for FPD industry results in a noteworthy indium shortage for 2007 and 2008. (source: Indium Corporation)
quote: Why couldn't we just use transparent aluminum? ;P
quote: wind power kills birds that get whacked by the turbines while they migrate;
quote: massive fiberglass blades on the more than 4,000 windmills have been chopping up tens of thousands of birds that fly into them, including golden eagles, red-tailed hawks, burrowing owls and other raptors.After years of study but little progress reducing bird kills, environmentalists have sued to force turbine owners to take tough corrective measures....a California Energy Commission study in August  found bird fatalities much higher than had been thought...them.