Source: Science Daily
quote: Why do you always assume you know more than someone? There's a reason why they got good response from KickStarter. Your solar panel idea? Not so much .... End of Story.
quote: and even if there was the people who live there have no money to buy them with.
quote: I didn't catch the fact the conversation went from camping and hiking to third world countries
quote: This is exactly the type of thing that charity organizations buy in bulk to hand out to those in need.
quote: Because of the extreme simplicity of this device,
quote: So just knock it off. This is a fabulous product and frankly you idiots should be proud of a couple of American kids coming up with it and getting it to market.
quote: So these charities can't/don't hand out solar panels but they can hand out a pot?
quote: So what's not simple about an off the shelf solar panel and some batteries? Products that have been available and in use for years. Yes I'm talking about third world countries.
quote: You knock it off. No one said it was stupid, just that there's other products that fit the bill for many years now.