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Michael Cooke founded SunWind Solar Industries Inc. in 1998 to provide solar energy information and to be a source of “hands-on” solar energy kits for children. SunWind kits encourage children to explore simple mechanics while building solar-electric machines of their own design.

BuckMinster Fuller – time to move on from Newton’s understanding…

By | August 15th, 2012|Categories: SunWind Blog|

One of the great unsung books of our times, Cosmography, by Buckminster Fuller, is the last book Bucky worked on. The manuscript was neatly stacked in the middle of his desk when he died, and was worked on for a further 8 years by his adjuvant, Kiyoshi Kuromiya, before finally [...]

Chariot Of The Sun, a new solar energy kit for children

By | March 17th, 2012|Categories: SunWind Blog|

Spin sunlight into motion. In partnership with Arnold McCutcheon (who invented it), and Paul Marcano (who named it), SunWind Solar presents Chariot of the Sun, a new solar vehicle kit for children - single-axled, using CD's or DVD's for wheels, driven by the Sun. The swinging frame is weighted by [...]


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