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Robert Arthur Stayton

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Robert Stayton is a writer who lives in Santa Cruz County, California. He has a masters degree in physics, and has taught college courses in physics, energy, and solar energy. He also has a Graduate Certificate in Science Communication from the University of California, Santa Cruz.

In 1997, Robert and his wife built a passive solar home in Santa Cruz County and outfitted it with an off-grid solar photovoltaic system. He has been living with solar energy since then, always looking for new ways to apply solar in his daily life. He drives a solar-charged Plug-in Prius, heats his water with a solar water heating system, and bakes his bread in his solar oven. He has served as host to hundreds of people who have toured his home to see
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For All the People by John Curl
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A very revealing history of cooperatives in America. In our history there have been wave after wave of cooperatives started by people who are sick of corporate control and wanting something better for themselves by helping themselves through working ...more
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The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
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Great story told in an engaging manner that kept my interest all the way to the end.
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics by Richard P. Feynman
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics are a real treasure for physics students, or anyone interested in physics. He blends humor with wonderfully clear and original explanations of physical phenomena. He helps implant the concepts in your mind, so you don' ...more
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