We Did It


RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – We did it. Humans somehow discovered fire, then eventually fossil fuels, combustion engines and oil wells. It is what makes the world go round, it keeps the lights on, the food on the table and the bed warm. But it's not always pretty.

Maybe that is relative, as a friend and I where discussing an image of a massive oil refinery system and had different impressions. The photo looked like some Dr. Suess factory with pipes and gears in every turn.

My impression was it looked like a scary vision of the future. His . . .

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