Long the holy grail for those who believe that technology can save us from catastrophic climate change: a device that can "suck" carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air, reducing the warming effect of the billions of tonnes of greenhouse gas produced each year.
Archive for May, 2008
There’s a million little earth-changing ideas out there. You just have to know where to find them.
Hardly anyone knows that a secret tunnel runs deep beneath the Atlantic Ocean. An extraordinary optical device called a Telectroscope miraculously allows people to see right through the Earth from London to New York and vice versa.
Owner Jim Pruett said, "We certainly don’t mean — buy your guns, shoot the criminals and bury them deep. Not in your back yard. No, that’s not the intent of that. But it’s a fun thing to think about."
Dunkin’ Donuts has pulled an online ad featuring Rachael Ray after complaints that a fringed scarf worn by the celebrity chef offers symbolic support for Muslim extremism and terrorism. US troops serving in Iraq wear kaffiyeh – should they worry?