Sunday, December 2, 2012
Potential Catastrophic Solar Flares Report 2012 ~ 2013
Disaster Capitalism: Dr. Michio Kaku, discusses monster solar flares. Lately, the sun has been throwing "temper tantrums," with some very large solar flares, he said, and as we head into the maximum of the sunspot cycle, "the fear is that one of these solar flares could hit the Earth," like the event that occurred in 1859, which fried telegraph wires.
Host: George Noory
SMART GRID TECHNOLOGY - SMART HIGHWAYS
Global Freight Tracking System & Smart Vehicles - Smart Highways
NAFTA Superhighway History
"The IT Project That Ate America"
Intelligent Transportation System
Technology - Defense Contractors and Surveillance
"Smart Highways" for the U.S. Police State (core function of govt)
Privatization (Corporatization) of the Military
Dov Zakheim was one of the participants in the Rand Report, "2001 Transition Report" along with Paul Wolfowitz, Ashton Carter, Anthony Lake, Zalmay Khalilzad and others.
Following his stint at the DOD, he became Vice President of Booz Allen Hamilton
More on Dov Zakheim
Smart Grid Came to Rescue in Hurricane Sandy
11/13/2012 New York's new Energy Highway Blueprint appropriates $250 million for smart grid technologies. The 2009 Recovery Act included $11 billion to upgrade the grid, the first investments in a US smart grid. But those funds will soon be depleted and increasingly frequent storms make it obvious that further aggressive investments are necessary. $1.5 trillion over the next 20 years are needed to modernize the grid, according to Mark Brownstein of the Environmental Defense Fund.
Report: Half Canadian infrastructure weak
Sept. 12, 2012 Canada's infrastructure is aging and half of roads need major upgrades.
Dr. Michio Kaku: http://mkaku.org