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Old 02-28-2019, 07:37 PM   #5209 (permalink)
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The house climate change hearing has ended.
Because no democrats bothered to show up.

Senator Feinstein isn't in the house, but she's telling 12-year-olds that didn't vote for her they can pound sand.

Originally Posted by redpoint5
There's that sort of resource savings that will take place in most industries.

Automation will bring along easier/quicker resource depletion though. As the cost to produce something approaches zero, the consumption increases.

We'll solve the energy problem one day, probably right about the same time we see massive increases in robotic/autonomous work.
Three-story vertical farms with Alfalfa sprouts and other greens robotically packaged and dispensed at street level. Bring the production to the point of use.

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