“What we’re going to have to do at a global scale is create a new system, so we need energy miracles. We have to drive full speed and get a miracle in a pretty tight timeline.”
-Bill Gates speaking about energy technology at the 2010 TED Conference. Gates said that climate change is the most dangerous issue facing our society, and added that finding a cheap and clean energy source is more important than creating new vaccines and improving farming techniques. Whoa!