Articles by jaywhiz



Buffalo Chips, revisited

For centuries, we have relied on stored solar energy. I don’t care if it is crude oil, coal or buffalo chips – they are: sunlight + photosynthesis + heat + time + pressure = power…



The Sustainability Sector

OK, I’m back. I got a job. It’s great. In fifty working days, sales are up about 200%. Gratifying. I came across an article “Could Solar Panels Become the Next Ubiquitous Technology”  that demanded comment….



Min 2 – Is Peace a Radical Idea?

Within the context of The Overton Window, how many people would think “Peace” is a radical idea? If you believe the Bible, there is ample evidence that being a peacemaker is a very desirable characteristic,…


One Minute

If you like, you can look up “The Overton Window” in Wikipedia. The net is this … “Extreme ideas on either side of the political spectrum will appeal to a small minority of people. If…


Winston’s Minutes

After becoming acquainted with the Churchill family, particularly Peregrine, my interest in Winston Spenser Churchill’s life and impact increased. I always liked him. I recall one story that piqued my respect for him … Winston…



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