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Skeptical challenge to Rossi’s E-cat

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Oz skeptic offers prize if Rossi’s E-cat works • The Register. Australian entrepreneur, philanthropist, skeptic, aviator and eccentric Dick Smith has offered $AU200,000 for proof that the Andrea Rossi “energy catalyzer” actually works. The E-cat is purportedly a cold fusion device which – stop laughing, you down the back – attaches hydrogen atoms to nickel…

Pop Sci features Rossi and his cold fusion ‘pie in the sky’

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Here is a feature from Popular Science about Rossi’s free energy claims. Can Andrea Rossi’s Infinite-Energy Black Box Power The World–Or Just Scam It? | Popular Science. On January 14, 2011, a 61-year-old Italian inventor named Andrea Rossi staged a spectacular demonstration. In a warehouse in Bologna, he switched on a strange contraption that looked…

Foul called on the E-Cat ‘Cold Fusion’ machine: Observant skeptics spot the flaw

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E-Cat ‘Cold Fusion’ Machine: Claims of Fraud Heating Up – Yahoo! News. In December, Rossi approached Dick Smith, an Australian entrepreneur, and asked him to invest $200,000 in the development of the E-Cat. Intrigued but skeptical, Smith asked Ian Bryce, an aeronautics engineer and member of the group Australian Skeptics (a group of which Smith is a patron)…

Skepticism about E-CAT device from an engineer

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Mystery blue box sank ‘cold fusion’ for Dick Smith The engineer charged by entrepreneur Dick Smith with examining the plausibility of “cold fusion” technology being spruiked by a NSW retiree has detailed a string of reasons why he believes the mooted invention is flawed. Aerospace engineer Ian Bryce said sloppy procedures, shoddy set up and…

Inventor of E-cat reactor pitches to officials in Massachusetts

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Hope, skepticism for cold fusion – Business – The Boston Globe. The Italian scientist who says he has developed the world’s first cold fusion reactor – a claim that has been hotly contested in scientific circles – visited the State House last week to explore the prospects for developing and manufacturing the device in Massachusetts.…

‘E-Cat’ energy device claims to work using cold fusion (updated)

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Cold fusion rears its head as ‘E-Cat’ research promises to change the world (Wired UK). Rossi, an Italian inventor, claims to have come up with the Holy Grail of power generation, an “Energy Catalyser” or E-Cat, which produces limitless energy. He has already carried out laboratory demonstrations in front of scientists and the Italian media,…