EAT LESS MEAT
“If you care about the planet, it’s actually better to eat a salad in a Hummer than a cheeseburger in a Prius.” – Bill Maher . . . here.
A BATTERY CHEAP ENOUGH TO CHANGE THE GAME?
Here is one more of a slew of encouraging high-tech reports: a battery the size of a refrigerator that could cost $2,000, last a decade, sit in millions of basements, recharging from solar panels on the roof, powerful enough to handle all your needs (with the power company there merely as a backup). Brighter days do lie ahead, disruptive as getting from here to there may be.
Quote of the Day
I went to St. Mary's Hall, an Episcopal girls' high school. I was one of six Jewish girls, and what I really wanted to do was to play the Virgin Mary in the school play. They wouldn't let me because I was Jewish. I wanted to say, Excuse me! Hello! She was Jewish!~actress Judith Light
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