Articles by Rhett A. Butler

$100 laptop arrives in Brazil

$100 laptop arrives in Brazil $100 laptop arrives in Brazil Rhett Butler, mongabay.com November 27, 2006 The $100 laptop has arrived in Brazil. According to the Associated Press, Brazilian President…

Shark biomimicry produces renewable energy system

Shark biomimicry produces renewable energy system Shark biomimicry produces renewable energy system Rhett Butler, mongabay.com November 1, 2006 Tidal energy conversion system produces no pollutant and minimal environmental impact An…

Hurricane could hit San Diego

Hurricane could hit San Diego Hurricane could hit San Diego Rhett Butler, mongabay.com September 8, 2005 Picture of San Diego county and the California Coast. Courtesy of NASA San Diego…

Visiting Croatia; tourists replace soldiers

Visiting Croatia, tourists replace soldiers Visiting Croatia, tourists replace soldiers Rhett Butler, mongabay.com September 8, 2005 Dubrovnik, just north of the historic Grad Fourteen years ago Croatia was a war…