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Science  21 May 1999:
Vol. 284, Issue 5418, pp. 1254
DOI: 10.1126/science.284.5418.1254

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One patent insider is working to make the Patent Office more hospitable to fringe energy technologies, including cold fusion: Thomas Valone. In an e-mail message broadcast last year on Internet news groups dealing with fringe science, Valone called for "all able-bodied free energy technologists" to "infiltrate" the Patent Office.