Anonymous Coward writes "Popular Mechanics is holding its 2007 Breakthrough Awards conference today, which includes live blogging from its panels on science, sustainability and energy. The breakthrough awards feature 10 cutting-edge projects and eight bold ideas. Among the winners are Amory Lovins of the Rocky Mountain Institute for his work on sustainability and efficiency, Jeff Han for the hands-on computer, Hod Lipson and the Make-Anything Machine and Shawn Frayne for the non-turbine wind alternative."
"The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody
appreciates how difficult it was."
-- Walt West