posted on Aug, 21 2019 @ 04:09 PM
originally posted by: pianopraze
I'm sick of the stupid talking heads who walk around with said heads stuck up their own and other liberal bums.
They are sitting around in an echo chamber smelling each others farts and complimenting the aroma.
Why did Rome succeed? In large part because of ROADS.
Transportation systems allowed their dominance.
True, an ox cart can travel at 2 mph but a horse drawn cart can go 7 mph.
Trump is brilliant. As far as the battery material I feel like graphite is something we could easily make if we couldn't get it cheaper from china, it
sounds like a dirty industrial process we might be better off having the chinese do:
"The process of turning carbon into graphite is known as graphitization. Graphite is produced naturally, but it is usually commercially produced by
treating petroleum coke. Coke is a byproduct of the destructive distillation of coal. "
We have plenty of coal
The problem with batteries was the lithium, there were only a few big known deposits for a while, in hostile areas like Afghanistan, it was really
important to get at them, really important. Then we discovered massive domestic deposits of Li in Wyoming so now I guess it is not as much of a