06/14/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Green Geek-Out: Why Wind Power Is Actually Solar Power (VIDEO)

Sometimes it's nice to separate yourself from all of the green hype and just think about the way the planet works. Bonus points for gaining knowledge that enables you to be argumentative in a weird way that sounds wrong!

So, please enjoy this brief video about why wind energy -- and all energy -- is really just solar energy!