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ExtremeTech
Hawking, Zuckerberg unveil $10B plan to reach Alpha Centauri in 20 yearsenergy on the laser, for two minutes straight. Put differently, it would take 1
Hawking, Zuckerberg unveil $10B plan to reach Alpha Centauri in 20 years
ExtremeTech / Posted 15 days ago
energy on the laser, for two minutes straight. Put differently, it would take 15 of the largest American power stations (Grand Coulee Dam) doing the same. A rendering of the proposed laser facility. That’s a bigger problem than it might seem,... Read more
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Raw Story
Bill Nye: Millennial voters may force the GOP to admit climate change is legitto do about climate change? What we need are big ideas to pull together and do
Bill Nye: Millennial voters may force the GOP to admit climate change is legit
Raw Story / Posted 22 days ago
to do about climate change? What we need are big ideas to pull together and do these extraordinary things. Hoover Dam, Grand Coulee Dam, person on the moon — we can do big things.” “So along this line, everybody, if you’re out there, don’t be... Read more
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The Mining Journal
William Henry Sligerthe US Bureau of Reclamation. They later relocated to the State of Washington w
William Henry Sliger
The Mining Journal / Posted 23 days ago
the US Bureau of Reclamation. They later relocated to the State of Washington where Bill was involved in working on the Grand Coulee Dam for the balance of his career. Doris and Bill were very loving and devoted parents to their five children.... Read more
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Crosscut
FDR's mixed legacy for NW environmenta policy of engineered nature also degraded the environment, with colossal publ
FDR's mixed legacy for NW environment
Crosscut / Posted 30 days ago
a policy of engineered nature also degraded the environment, with colossal public works projects such as the salmon-killing Grand Coulee Dam (one reason FDR was an avatar of fish hatcheries). New Deal conservation was hitched to economic recovery,... Read more

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