Politics, Science, and Religion.
And sometimes intersections among them
Saturday, September 12, 2009
What is LFTR?
Kirk Sorenson gives a excellent presentation that is packed with good facts about the promise of thorium-based nuclear reactors. It's a technology that has been successfully demonstrated then ignored because of bureaucratic in-fighting.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.--Plutarch
I never meant to say that the Conservatives are generally stupid. I meant to say that stupid people are generally Conservative. I believe that is so obviously and universally admitted a principle that I hardly think any gentleman will deny it.-- John Stuart Mill
We should do everything we can to make sure this country lives up to our children's expectations.--Barack Obama
cogito ergo sum. -- Descartes
Concerning prayer- I would imagine somebody in back was taking care of that for me while I was flying the airplane.--Captain Chesley Sullenberger
Countless lives were saved when I decided not to become a nurse. --Mildred Walton
The secret to a long marriage is to take care of your health.--Mildred Walton
Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Patterson, Grenny, McMillan, and Switzler