Brian Campbell

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We Need To Support All Types Of Solar: Utility-Scale, Rooftop, Community, And More

Solar energy is booming – and you needn’t look further for proof of its success than Brian H. Potts’ recent op-ed in the Wall Street Journal. When a utility lawyer like Potts is arguing for what <i>type</i> of solar energy our country should be investing in –utility-owned, large-scale solar versus …

Solar Power

Here's why we don't have nuclear fusion yet

If fusion power were harnessed directly on Earth, it could produce inexhaustible clean power, using seawater as the main fuel, with no greenhouse gas emissions, no proliferation risk, and no risk of catastrophic accidents.<p>Radioactive waste is very low level and indirect, arising from neutron …

Physics

Absolutely Stunning 3-D View of a Cosmic Cloud

To call Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsävainio a magician is definitely not an exaggeration! Take a look at his latest handiwork, this amazing 3-D …

Inside America's Next Spyplane

Born in the spy-vs.-spy cauldron of the Cold War, the iconic SR-71 “Blackbird” remains the fastest air-breathing military aircraft the world has …

Prefab Passive Solar Green Homes

Green Housing / Modern Home Designs: Modern Home Design brought to you by Green Modern Kits. <br>Modern house kits - Passive Solar Houses - Structural …

40 Key Computer Science Concepts Explained In Layman’s Terms

Software developer Carl Cheo, founder of technology blog Carlcheo.com, knows what he’s talking about when it comes to computers! So, to help those of …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Google Analytics

Ten-motor electric plane takes off

In seeking a compromise between helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft, engineers in recent years have opted for tilt rotors, but NASA has dusted off …

Aviation

5 Best Apps to do Programming on Android Platform

Are you a great programming lover? If yes, then you will surely love the apps that I have shared in this article. Because they will let you do …

Our Robot Forces Are Coming: A Drone Just Refueled Mid-Air

The pilots of passenger planes aren't leaving the cockpit for the foreseeable future, but in other applications, aircraft that fly themselves are on …

Aviation

IBM Shows Off a Quantum Computing Chip - MIT Technology Review

A superconducting chip developed at IBM demonstrates an important step needed for the creation of computer processors that crunch numbers by …

Quantum Computing

10 ETFs to Buy (or Short) When the Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Whether interest rates will go up this year (and when) is Wall Street's latest focal point. Anything that keeps rates lower …

Investing

Seattle teens make solar powered tiny homes for area homeless

1/7<p>sawhorse revolution impossible city<p>Do-gooder teenagers have built an incredible tiny home community for homeless adults in Seattle. The project, …

Green Energy

Business Analytics Courses Surge As Leaders Crunch Big Data

Data analytics tools are not a hard sell to business leaders but it is still striking how many MBA candidates are hell-bent on crunching big …

How To Implement These 5 Powerful Probability Distributions In Python - HPC ASIA

1 Share<p>Share Email Comments<p>R is considered as the de facto programming language for statistical analysis right? But In this post, I will show you how …

SABRE engine concept passes US Air Force feasibilty test

The feasibility study conducted as part of a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the AFRL’s Aerospace Systems Directorate …

Aviation

NVIDIA SHIELD: What You May Not Understand About The New 4K Streamer

In the consumer space, NVIDIA has dedicated much of the last four years building up their gaming footprint by investing to improve the overall gaming experience, wherever the gamer wants to game. NVIDIA is currently delivering leadership products and technologies in gaming tablets, handheld gaming, …

Televisions

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

Universe

I Heart My National Park: Olympic

Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled condition and outstanding …

National Geographic Travel

3 Boring Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Many of the best stocks to own are the ones other investors consider boring. At the top of this list are real estate investment trusts, or REITs, which are about as boring as it gets but can nevertheless make investors rich over the long run. Here are three of the best in the business and a little …

'Invisible Universe Revealed': Hubble Telescope Doc Debuts on PBS Today

A new documentary tells the amazing story of the Hubble Space Telescope, which marks 25 years in orbit this Friday (April 24).<p>Hubble blasted off …

The 14 Best Data Visualization Tools

<i>Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup.</i><p>Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest. Not only you can make sense of it faster, but you can also observe …

Look inside a Google project so odd, it's literally called 'Project Loon'

Google is trying to solve a really hard problem: How do you bring internet access to millions of people in locations too remote to get cable or even a cell tower?<p>Answer: Connect them to the internet via giant balloons that drift across the sky.<p>They call the idea Project Loon. Google has been …

Project Loon

This striking chart shows why solar power will take over the world

Over the past few years, many graphs have been worth thousands of words on the rise of solar power. It's almost impossible to overstate how important …

Renewable Energy

Why living in small spaces is making people happier

While it’s easy to get caught up in the cycle of wanting that bigger place, with the spare bedroom, bigger yard, study or airy dining area, an …

Solar power will soon be as cheap as coal

<i>This post originally appeared at Ensia.</i><p>Inside a sprawling single-story office building in Bedford, Massachusetts, in a secret room known as the Growth Hall, the future of solar power is cooking at more than 2,500 °F. Behind closed doors and downturned blinds, custom-built ovens with ambitious names …

Renewable Energy