Are We Actually Running Out Of Oil?

Ah the oil and gas industry, what would we do without it? Humans have been using oil since something like 4000 BC, so you can imagine that the sudden abandonment of fossil fuels is virtually impossible. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA) the global oil demand reached over 97 million barrels per day in … Continue reading Are We Actually Running Out Of Oil?

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Day 4: So About that Giant-Ass Iceberg…

In case you haven’t been paying attention to anything but Kid Rock potentially running for Senate — seriously what the actual fuck — a giant-ass chunk of ice detached from the Antarctic Peninsula yesterday. And when I say “giant-ass” I mean like PEI-sized (approximately 6000 km squared) giant that weighs a trillion tons. It’s certainly troubling to say the least. … Continue reading Day 4: So About that Giant-Ass Iceberg…

Beyond Lithium: The Future of Batteries

Imagine your life in a world where the lithium ion battery was never invented. For starters, you probably wouldn’t even be reading this because you wouldn’t have a smartphone/tablet/laptop for which this platform was created. There is no doubt that the lithium ion battery has revolutionized the world of portable electronics, and is on its … Continue reading Beyond Lithium: The Future of Batteries