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The Mythology of the Thorium Car, Thorium Plasma Batteries, and More!

From time to time there appear in the public domain stories and advertisements about revolutionary consumer products and their technical underpinnings.  These communications make outlandish, but very exciting, claims.  Many of these involve promises of huge dollar savings to the consumer.  These opportunistic authors use the interesting technique of attaching their literally incredible claims to credible science.  The incredible is pulled along by the coattails of the credible.  If such stories and theories are not addressed by rational scientific analysis, the incredible can taint what has been a very credible message about a very credible ...

Kirk Sorensen Addresses Ohio State Forum

Kirk Sorensen speaks to the Ohio State University's 2nd Annual Nuclear Power Forum (Opportunities in Nuclear). Kirk makes the case for the development of a LFTR (Liquid Fluoride Thorium Reactor) ARC (Advanced Reactor Concept) reactor Molten Salt Reactor Liquid Metal Reactor Liquid Core Reactor Very High Temperature Reactor Inherently Safe Energy Source Minimal Waste Production Medical Isotope Generator are characteristics of Kirk's vision of a LFTR Reactor

Center for Industrial Progress Interview of Kirk Sorensen

On this episode of Power Hour, Alex Epstein talks with Kirk Sorensen, Chief Technologist at Energy From Thorium, on the subject of nuclear power from Thorium. Kirk is a leading advocate of Thorium, an incredibly potent source of energy. You can learn more about his work at www.energyfromthorium.com. - See more at: http://industrialprogress.com/2013/07/18/power-hour-kirk-sorensen-on-thorium/#sthash.xgC9TlbI.dpuf