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The day after I arrived in Boston, we began to pursue what is today called free energy, or new energy, which is abundant and harmlessly produced energy generated with almost no operating cost.
Today's so-called free energy is usually generated by harnessing the zero-point field, but not always, and our original effort was not trying to harness it.
The owner of the Seattle business left the state to rebuild his effort.
I followed him to Boston and soon became his partner.
I have published this essay in other formats: format (10.7 megabytes) and format without visible links (the closest experience to reading a book), to honor different methods of digesting this essay, but this html version comprises the online textbook that I intended this essay to be. NASA recruited my father to work in Mission Control during the Space Race, and I was trained from childhood to be a scientist.