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The Third Industrial Revolution by Jeremy Rifkin

An enlightened individual recommended I read Jeremy Rifkin’s (@jeremyrifkin) book, The Third Industrial Revolution – How Lateral Power Is Transforming Energy, The Economy and the World (2011).  Based on the title I thought it was going to be a book principally about post carbon energy production.  While Rifkin certainly covers the post carbon topic, he…

My Gravatar Photo, Lone American Flag Waving Under The Arch

jhking.com 2012 Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner can carry about 250 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,800 times in 2012. If it were a Dreamliner, it would take about 7 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the complete report.…

Present Day Cahokia Mound, Remnants of a Lost Native Metropolis Near East St Louis

The Overview Effect, Beyond The Mayan Ending

The below Nasa video opens, “If you are watching this video, it means one thing, the world didn’t end yesterday.” Congratulations. December 21, 2012 came and went. The misinterpreted Mayan calendar end date did not coincide with the end of the world. We are still here! Leading up to the big day, I was struck…