A calling ...

"We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims."

"Make the world work for 100% of humanity in the shortest possible time through spontaneous cooperation without ecological offense or the disadvantage of anyone."

- Buckminster Fuller

Thursday, March 24, 2011

A radical alternative to nuclear reactors | KurzweilAI

A radical alternative to nuclear reactors | KurzweilAI

I've been thinking along the same lines for years. The idea of sending a flotilla of satellites to harvest solar energy outside Earth's atmosphere has always made sense to me. The engineering challenge is to transmit the energy to earth safely. Maybe something good will come out of the recent nuclear disaster in Japan.