"Existential threats become more ubiquitous as the Doomsday Clock ticks closer to midnight. We are 100 seconds from annihilation. Not all hope is lost though. There are many energy technologies including hydrogen, nuclear, hydropower, wind, solar, and off-planet resources that offer solutions to some of these crises. This piece depicts these tools in a nostalgic way, hoping that future generations will see them as the stepping stones that led to a brighter future."