Scientific Publications and Articles

The following Scientific Publications and Articles are suggested for those more technically oriented. They are also offered for those who are interested in reading in greater detail a sampling of some of the thinking and investigations our work is related to.

Patents

The following are examples of thinking and innovations that could contribute to development of improvements in power generation and storage. Interested in researching more patents? Check out Free Patents Online. Or, you can use Google Patents (used below to link to patents).

Books & Movies

General

  • Asimov, Isaac, Understanding Physics, 1966, Barnes & Noble edition in 1993, 3 volumes in one: 1) Motion, Sound and Heat; 2) Light, Magnetism and Electricity; 3) The Electron, Proton, and Neutron, ISBN 0-88029-251-2
  • Gleick, James, Chaos, Making a New Science, 1987, Viking Penguin, Inc., New York, Q172.5.C45G54
  • Greene, Brian, The Fabric of the Cosmos, 2004, Alfred A. Knopf / Random House, Inc., New York, ISBN 0-375-41288-3, QB982.G74 2004
  • Jefimenko, Oleg D., Electrostatic Motors, 1973, Electret Scientific Company, Star City, VA
  • Longuski, Jim, The Seven Secrets of How to Think Like a Rocket Scientist, 2007, Springer Science+Boston Media, LLC, ISBN-10: 0-387-30876-8, ISBN-13: 978-0-387-30876-0
  • Nahin, Paul J., Oliver Heaviside: Sage in Solitude, 1988, IEEE Press, 0-87942-238-6
  • Prigogine, Ilya; Stengers, Isabelle, Order Out of Chaos, 1984, Bantam Books, Inc., ISBN 0-553-34082-4

Specific and More Rigorous

  • Moore, John M.; Davis, Christopher C.; Coplan, Michael A., Building Scientific Apparatus: A Practical Guide to Design and Construction, 1983, Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., ISBN 0-201-05532-5
  • Raizer, Yuri P., Gas Discharge Physics,1991, Springer-Verlag, ISBN 3-540-19462-2
  • Valone, Thomas, PhD, PE, Practical Conversion of Zero-Point Energy, 2005, Integrity Research Institute, Washington, D.C., ISBN 0-964-1070-8-2

Societal Context

  • Carson, Rachel L.: Silent Spring, Boston Houghton Mifflin Company, 2002, ISBN
  • Hawken, Paul; Lovins, Amory; Lovins, L. Hunter, Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution, 1999, Little, Brown and Company, Boston/New York/London; ISBN0-316-35316-7
  • Hawken, Paul: Blessed Unrest, 2007, Penguin Books; ISBN 978-0-14-311365-2
  • Kahn, Si; Minnich, Elizabeth, The Fox in the Henhouse, 2005, Berrett-Koehler Publisher, Inc., San Francisco, ISBN-10: 1-57675-337-9, ISBN-13: 978-1-57675-337-8
  • Klare, Michael T., Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: The New Geopolitics of Energy, 2008, Henry Holt and Company, LLC, ISBN-10: 0-8050-8921-7, ISBN-13: 978-0-8050-8921-9
  • Perkins, John, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, 2004, Penguin Group, ISBN 0-452-28708-1, ISBN 1-57675-301-8
  • Pernick, Ron and Wilder, Clint, The Clean Tech Revolution: The Next Big Growth and Investment Opportunity, 2007, Harper Collins Publishers, New York, ISBN978-0-06-089623-2
  • Twist, Lynne, The Soul of Money: Reclaiming the Wealth of Our Inner Resources, 2003, W.W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, ISBN 0-393-32950-X

Movies

  • A Crude Awakening – The Oil Crash, Ray McCormack, Basil Gelpke, Reto Caduff, 2007
  • An Inconvenient Truth: Al Gore, 2006
  • Planet Earth: Discovery Channel, 2007
  • Home: Yann Arthus-Bertrand, 2009
  • Who Killed the Electric Car: Chris Paine, 2006