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History repeating: Solar energy 'unstoppable'. Read more:

Another example: I was helping a Chinese scholar with the history of solar energy and he said there was one thing he could help me with. Just recently they had dug up multiple solar concentrators that dated back 3,000 years. There was written evidence, which appeared in the old book, but never before had they had the actual device on hand. But once again, all the archaeological papers on the subject are in Chinese and had never been translated, so I got them translated. It turned out they discovered a factory that had 30,000 molds for what they call “yang-sui,” or solar igniters, which Confucius wrote about. It was the duty of the eldest son to put on a “yang-sui” every morning to get the dinner fire going when the sun was out. They were made of highly polished bronze. What the Chinese archeologist found was a wok-like device but with handles on the back, so he polished it...

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