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Ready Player One | By Ernest Cline

Ready Player One is a science fiction novel, set in a dystopian world in 2044. The world has been gripped by an energy crisis and after the invention of a virtual reality game, people flee from the reality into the virtual world. 249 more words

August

Ruminating Energy: We Could Use a Few Fusion Reactors

“The most important aspect of an energy resource is whether it takes more inputs of fossil fuel energy than the output energy returned, or Energy Returned on Energy Invested (EROEI). 660 more words

A Commoner's Talk

Has Nawaz Sharif really solved Pakistan's Energy Crisis

Leading energy consultant, and policy specialist, Ms. Saadia Qayyum, sheds light on Pakistan’s Energy Crisis, and its solutions. Did Nawaz Sharif keep his promise of solving the problem of electricity shortage that has been crippling Pakistan’s industry, and businesses?

Videos

How Hot Is It?

It has really been hot this summer, so hot I’m beginning to wonder if this is Tennessee or if the Sahara Dessert is migrating westward. The heat waves on the sidewalks lately are big enough to surf on. 537 more words

Humor

Where Babies Come From #6

As usual, spoilers ahead. 

Neither Homeward Bound nor On the Edge of Living are particularly plot-filled stories and I’ll group them under the same banner in terms of intent. 207 more words

Writing

Nagorny Karabakh

Deadly clashes erupt along Nagorny Karabakh frontline

BAKU: Bloody clashes erupted Saturday between Azerbaijani forces and Armenian separatists over the breakaway Nagorny Karabakh region, claiming the lives of several Azerbaijani servicemen, Baku and rebel officials said. 330 more words

The Future of Energy in Britain

by Cybele Kappos

As an energy crisis looms in the horizon of UK energy, the nation prepares for alternative energy sources. The BBC’s Jane-Frances Kelly talks about the plan to build an interconnector, which is a large cable connecting Hampshire to the French coast. 332 more words

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