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Entries from November 2011

If we want to ditch fossil fuels, and all the smog and global warming that it manufactures in bulk, perhaps we should we get ourselves far beyond the clouds.

November 21st, 2011 · No Comments

* I love this type of story. Ingenuity meets necessity. Graps exceeds reach. A scientific revolution that might lubricate social harmony. Orbital power plants: a warming, exhaust-laden envivorment needs you. From MSNBC: “The sun’s abundant energy, if harvested in space, could provide a cost-effective way to meet global power needs in as little as 30 […]

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Tags: Chip Jacobs · Clean Air Act · environmental policy · EPA · execution · Pure Inspiration · Smogtown · Smogtown book

Hero search: you need not look further than the fantastic Eric LeGrand, a man who lives up to his name.

November 8th, 2011 · No Comments

Watch him roll victoriously onto the fileld with his teammates after surviving the nearly unsurvivable. ” … On October 16, 2010, I was a junior playing special teams for Rutgers during a midseason game against Army. We were playing at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., not far from our campus. With the game tied […]

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Tags: Family matters · medical advancements · Outrageous Legends · paralysis · Pure Inspiration · Quadriplegia