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Submission + - Bill Gates on Insanity and Energy R&D (sciencemag.org) 1

sciencehabit writes: The U.S. government is "crazy" when it comes to funding for energy research and development, according to high-tech titan Bill Gates. "It's crazy how little we are funding this energy stuff," Gates today told an audience at a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) conference near Washington, D.C. "Funding for energy [research] in the U.S. is underfunded by a factor of two."
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Bill Gates on Insanity and Energy R&D

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  • Because if I listen to the Presidential debates, alternative energy is "not yet viable" and a waste of money. We should be cutting that crap and putting much more into conventional energy exploration and development.

    When the levee breaks, ALL (US) Americans are going to be the ones who screwed the pooch, and receive the blame.

We can found no scientific discipline, nor a healthy profession on the technical mistakes of the Department of Defense and IBM. -- Edsger Dijkstra

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