scouts-l Mail Archive for July of 2000: Re: Battery charging shoes?
Mark Arend (mwarend@INTERNETWIS.COM
Fri Jul 07 2000 - 20:11:56 CDT
At 12:08 PM 7/7/00 EDT, Chris Summers wrote:
>I listened to the BBC this morning and apparently some British researcher
>discovered that with every step we make a static electric charge as our feet
>meet the ground so he's rigged up a battery charger and found he could charge
>his cell phone battery on a recent 100 mile trek through the desert.
Great! Now I need to get one of those wind-up computers I read about last
year and I can keep in touch with all of you even in the middle of the
Mark W. Arend, Scoutmaster Outside of a dog a book is
Troop 736 Man's best friend. Inside
Beaver Dam, Wisc. of a dog it's too dark