Hydrogen-powered cars have been “Coming” either in combustion or fuel-cell variety for something like forty years now. I mean, if they can get it to work in a cost-effective and environmentally friendly way eventually, great. But I’m not holding my breath, either. » 4/23/15 10:15am Thursday 10:15am

If we can loan a trillion dollars to the banks at the drop of a hat, we should be able to come up with two or three hundred billion. We just need enough Senators to buy in. Unfortunately, they’re too busy sucking the corporate teat and peeking into people’s emails to allow any significant public works projects to get… » 4/21/15 8:55pm Tuesday 8:55pm

Here’s the problem: The real change that needs to be made is to allocate more space per passenger. Moving it around and twisting and turning it doesn’t really do that much to alleviate the underlying issue. Until such time as airlines decide that the seats need to be bigger, there isn’t going to be much that can be… » 4/21/15 1:59pm Tuesday 1:59pm