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Episode 5 - Thane Heins

Thane Heins, college dropout, former chef at the Canadian Museum of Civilization, basement tinkerer has invented what he describes as a new kind of generator.  He's named it The Perepiteia which in Greek theatre means an action that has the opposite effect of what its doer intended.  The generator appears to defy the Law of Conservation of Energy, which would mean it is, in effect, wait for it....a perpetual motion machine.  Thane is convinced that if his genrator was adapted to work inside an electrical vehicle it could recharge the vehicle battery while the car was in motion.  His goal is to end foreign wars over oil.  In other words, put an end to Road Side Fill Ups and Road Side Bombings...
 
 

 

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