Pardon Our Dust

This site isn’t done.

But, please feel free to take a look around.  The wikipedia lover in me just can’t keep it under wraps.  I am still trying to get the hang of publishing on wordpress, and if you have any tips, suggestions or feedback please leave a comment below.

Photo credit: Johanne Brunet

Clean Renewable Energy You’ve Never Heard Of

Heat capture is a technology that uses waste heat to generate power. Its a little used and in many places little known technology, but it could have wide reaching effects on carbon emissions, climate change, and industry in United States.

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Our interview subject today, Ken Pavlich, is a friend of the site. When he last spoke to North and Clark he was talking about the goldmine he managed.

photo by: Crystalline Radical

Music and Poetry

Ian Randall talks about why poems should be read aloud and the music of words.

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Ian Randall’s August 24, 2004

Ian Randall’s full interview will be up tomorrow.

Indego Africa and Social Enterprise

Indego Africa provides jobs and fair trade wages for Rwandan women. They are not just a non-profit organization, but also a social enterprise, meaning that they make a lot of the money that supports their organization not from donations, but through the work they do. Joshua Lebowitz heads Indego Africa’s board here in Chicago his interview follows below.

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f this interview has peaked your interest please join Josh and I at Angel’s and Kings Thursday, August 27 for Who Gives a Shot. All the night’s proceeds will be donated Indego Africa.

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Chaos: How One Chicago Cop Survived the Riots of 1968

1968 saw the assassination of Bobby Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. In Chicago 1968 was the year of The Democratic Convention. Officer Wayne Wiberg was there and he gives us the rare perspective of a policeman in the middle of a “police riot.”

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Photo by: Oscar Arriola

Running A Goldmine

Ken Pavlich, former general manager at a Nevada Gold mine, walks us through the process of getting Gold out of the ground and into the market.  Ken oversaw the entire process from scouting out and founding new mine sites to the final refinement.  Today he sits down with North and Clark to talk about what it’s like to pull gold out of the ground in the middle of the desert.

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Photos by: Lachlan Hardy and Milena Mihaylova