Now for Something Completely Different: the Waissi Engine

What you see here are the inner workings of the Waissi Engine. It’s named for its inventor, Gary Waissi, an engineering professor at Arizona State University who thinks that things like “connecting rods” are silly wastes of reciprocating mass and (therefore) thermal energy moochers.

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John Galt was a Hack! U Minn's Metal Turns Heat into Electricity

John Galt is the engineering/physics/philosophic genius of Ayn Rand’s me-generation-enabling novel, Atlas Shrugged, who was able to usher in a

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