U.C. Berkeley X-PREX, CIET & PB-FHR. TEAC7. TR2015 Progress.
Skip to the end if you don't care about anything but the documentary itself.
I've got 2 UCB tours captured, of labs revolving around PB-FHR research. It isn't... Read more
Alex Cannara wants to set up Thorium & MSR booth at American Geophysical Union (AGU) Conference
Alex Cannara is running a campaign to host a "Thorium Energy Exhibit" at an upcoming American Geophysical Union (AGU) conference.
...you can see I'm helping him out there with... Read more
TEAC6: Kutsch on Solar/Wind & Kennedy on National Defense
The first 2 videos here took a while to edit, you'll see they're a bit more "produced" than typical interviews. Hopefully they can serve as useful educational tools, and certainly... Read more
TEAC6 & ITER Issue
I've been posting TEAC6 coverage to a dedicated TEAC6 playlist. There's one non-MSR video I think is particularly interesting. And it kinda came out of the blue as just another... Read more
Caldicott | REMIX
About to catch a plane. Real quick, here's a PUBLIC Th11...
...the video does end with a closing of the narrative structure. So the guts of a complete doc... Read more
Th 10: Nuclear Disasters & Coolants | TEAC6
Starting off a YouTube video with an explosion is always a good idea. Kittens are also good. But don't explode kittens...
...this look at past disasters (pretty close to... Read more
p08 Greens, Official CERN Videos, Thorium Fight
"Greens vs Thorium" - Part 8 of "Th" thorium documentary...
Thanks to Pandora's Promise there's a slew of fresh discussion about nuclear taking place. The CNN Crossfire debates between... Read more
Pandora's Promise, Flibe Energy, Jean-Pierre Revol, Kirk Sorensen
Pandora's Promise is airing Nov 7th (tonight!) on CNN (9pm EST)!It is a great documentary. Is not thorium specific (it cites fast-breeder reactors as the way forward). Regardless of... Read more
Th p07, Jim Kennedy, John Kutsch, Cavan Stone
p07 looks first at fission products, then nuclear waste. I'm not embedding this chapter, rather head to http://thoriumremix.com/th/#p07 where I'm using a robust embed code (not supported by Kickstarter).
>>>... Read more
Iterating chapters (& p05 & p06), iOS app, TEAC5, U vs Th in USA
Rather than do any more embedding of "Th" chapters here on Kickstarter (of which I've made many small iterations to since last update), I'm hoping people following "Th" will check... Read more
Th p04 John Kutsch on Stalled Thorium Research v385
YouTube Playlists Even More Messed Up
YouTube changed their API. Bunch of different ways to embed Playlist chapters stopped working on mobile devices, including YouTube's default share mechanisms. Hoping... Read more
Some TEAC5 Interviews | Thorium iOS App | p03 Iteration
Thanks for helping fund The Good Reactor! Best of luck to Frankie Fenton & Des Kelleher.
Thorium iOS App
I created an iPhone / iPad app with future viral-video challenges... Read more
Th p03 Rethink & The Good Reactor Campaign
Here is p03, it is PUBLIC and shareable. Ideally, via a link like this... http://www.youtube.com/embed/videoseries?list=SPKfir74hxWhPsAXSrCy--ORaxxbXdWnXK&index=2
Got a lot to say, but quickly let me mention The Good Reactor campaign.... Read more
Thorium Advocate ORNL Nuclear Tour
This is a long time coming...
...our tour of Oak Ridge National Labs by Flibe Energy's Kirk Sorensen, Kirk Dorius and The Baroness Bryony Worthington.
We saw a salt... Read more
Robert Hargraves at LAX, in a plane, & in Shanghai - THORIUM Energy Cheaper than Coal
One factor making a round trip to China worthwhile was me traveling with Robert Hargraves from LAX to Shanghai. That was an excellent opportunity for video interview because (as I... Read more
Mian Heng Jiang & Xu Hongjie on YouTube
Up until now Mian Heng Jiang (why China goes nuclear?) & Xu Hongjie (scope of China's thorium efforts) have only been posted to Kickstarter (due to China's firewall), and I... Read more
[old ks campaign] Batch 1 from ThEC12
Those previous Jiang Mianheng & Xu Hongjie posts to Kickstarter were not final edits... I was missing coverage so much of their talk you couldn't see the slides. I just... Read more
Xu Hongjie on China CAS's TMSR program
Behind China firewall. Can NOT post to YouTube or Vimeo. CAN post to Kickstarter.Here's Xu Hongjie on China CAS's TMSR program. You might want to skip to 8m mark,... Read more
[old ks campaign] Heading to Shanghai. Stop destruction of U-233.
The new Kickstarter campaign was successful. I'm headed to Shanghai with all the gear I care to transport. Cameras, tripods, MP3 recorders... all the equipment paid for by this Kickstarter... Read more
[old ks campaign] MSRE Researchers Dinner+Interview
The interview footage (which I've already shared) was shot after our dinner. During dinner MSRE researchers were wearing microphones, and I had cameras surrounding the table. This video combines both... Read more
[old ks campaign] Flibe & MSRE Researchers
For a full listing of TR2012 assets posted to YouTube, please follow the new campaign. Here's some highlights...
ORNL's Dick Engel & Syd Ball
...we shot that after a... Read more
[old ks campaign] TEAC4 D2 Johnson & Chvála
Sorry for redundancy with those supporting the new Kickstarter campaign. It is only going to run another 50 days, and after that (given lack of # of backers although not... Read more
[old ks campaign] TEAC4 D2 Chroma-key
Apologies to folks who have already transitioned to the Shanghai footage campaign and are receiving redundant information in this update. I'd hoped everyone keen on the project would pitch in... Read more
Timelapse for Fun - TEAC4 Day 2
Instead of educational material, I present...
It gives a pretty good idea (for anyone who couldn't make it to TEAC4) how much stuff went down, and the variety of... Read more
Help! Upcoming Events need Videographers
August 6th in Berkeley California - Kun Chen of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Department of Nuclear Engineering at University of California, Berkeley.
Monday Colloquium | August 6 | 4-5 p.m.... Read more
End of TEAC4 Day One
The last day-one technical lecture was David LeBlanc (Canadian!) on Molten Salt Reactor Designs, particularly those which do NOT depend on thorium as a fuel. David feels the liquid-fuel message... Read more
Heavy Rare Earths - Self Reliance & Chemistry
Yes, I actually have 3 videos of Jim Kennedy. He gave his private talk to TEAC4, then he did a bit of chroma-key, and then he gave the following public... Read more
Jim Kennedy & More TEAC4
Jim's lunchtime remarks were private to TEAC4 audience, but he's OK with me pillaging them for the sake of TR2012. Here's a moment later in the day where he stepped... Read more
Music & Linear No-Threshold
Alex Cannara's TEAC4 talk veered from radiation to global warming and back to radiation. So what follows are excerpts from his talk focusing on radiation and the non-linear threshold hypothesis.... Read more
Kirk Sorsensen's "Global Alternative" talk
Kirk's TEAC4 talk is done...
...in it he observes it may not be the sale of electricity which helps move this technology forward, rather the bonus offerings unavailable via... Read more
Richard Martin @ TEAC4
Richard Martin is the first full-length talk from TEAC4 I've completed. Richard wrote SuperFuel, a totally absorbing follow-up to his 2009 Wired feature on thorium.
If you've got the... Read more
TEAC4 = Success
Just wanted to let all backers know TEAC4 was successful. The event was good. Video coverage was good (from what I've reviewed so far). Audio recording of the event... Read more
TEAC4 Questions and Volunteers
I'm compiling a list of questions for Kirk Sorensen, David LeBlanc and anyone I'll have access to beyond TEAC4 venue. We'll also have an interview intake process at TEAC4 operating... Read more
Videography Assistance in Chicago
The videographer who was going to help in Chicago has fallen ill. I was going to ask for additional volunteers anyway (as additional TEAC4 help was needed), but now that... Read more
First off, thanks to everyone who pitched in funds, who volunteered and contributed their time, who messaged or posted thoughts on how to improve on TR2011, and who basically trusted... Read more
"Una cerveza, por favor."
...is all the Spanish I've ever known. Which makes it all the more fortunate Benjamin Serrano was able complete translating TR2011 entirely into Spanish. The Spanish landing page can be... Read more
THE THORIUM PROBLEM
You may have already seen my 16 minute rapid-response mashup to Obama's China WTO announcement. That was created (in a rush) before I had all audio/video assets on hand. Here's... Read more
French captions complete - Thanks John!
...is where French Closed Captioned Thorium Remix 2011 can be seen. John Laurie did it all. I know how stupid tedious captioning is. I'm surprised John didn't die of... Read more
Eric Meyer to host an Energy Forum at University of Minnesota Duluth
Eric helped compose most of the music for TR2011. He's already created some new tracks for TR2012.
Seems pretty useful to me!
More importantly, Eric is hosting an... Read more
Petition, TEAC4, Plans, 200k Views & Reddit
THORIUM PETITION has been launched to bring Thorium Molten-Salt Reactor technology to the attention of President Obama. If you are a U.S. Citizen, please head to the Thorium Petition... Read more
Coordinating Crowdsource Efforts
I've created a Google Doc Spreadsheet that anyone can see/update. It is my first stab at coordinating a teamaround TR2012. So far it is only populated with volunteers, but... Read more