Paul Klinkman's Blog – 3rd mo. 2014 Archive (2)

A Sunny Fund

I call for a Sunny Fund.  The fund's goal is to inhibit climate change through product innovation.



In the 1950s the purpose of the March of Dimes was to end polio.  They funded the Salk vaccine, then the Sabin vaccine.  Then they declared victory over polio and moved on.



I know of a number of tinkerers in the U.S., all underfunded or self-funded, who do good work.  I want them funded and better organized.



At the FGC gathering in River Falls a lone engineer set up…

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Added by Paul Klinkman on 3rd mo. 28, 2014 at 8:13am — No Comments

Organizing a Renewables Manhattan Project

A Foundation:  Stewardship of the Earth

I’ve seen two estimates of the number of species now on the earth:  7 million and 30 million.  I have a sense that most of these millions of species will become extinct with too much climate change, probably in 100 years. 

You can look at this environmental catastrophe in different ways.  Humanity owns all of this in perpetual trust for all future generations of our children, and we’re called to not spend our children’s inheritance, not…

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Added by Paul Klinkman on 3rd mo. 22, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

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