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Here's Elon Musk's Plan to Power the U.S. on Solar Energy

"The sun is a giant fusion reactor in the sky."<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be sent to your inbox by us.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk — whose …

Mohu's latest indoor antenna has a 65-mile range

Mohu has something new for all of the cord-cutters out there. The company has upgraded its indoor Leaf antenna and the new version delivers a 65-mile reception range. That's up from the 50-mile range of the previous model. Mohu says that its SignaLift technology puts the Leaf Glide more on par with …

NASA Fast Tracks Mission To Asteroid Worth 'Quadrillions'

If brought back to Earth it would collapse the world economy.<p>NASA has officially fast tracked its mission to Psyche, an asteroid so rich in resources …

The Observer view on Scotland’s windfarm dilemma

The government must find a way to proceed with green energy projects while maintaining responsibility for its environment<p>For anyone who has concerns about our environment and about humanity’s future in a rapidly heating world, the proposed construction of massive offshore windfarms in Scotland’s …

Jeff Bezos' rocket company just made a significant step toward lowering the cost of access to space

Blue Origin is developing a reusable orbital rocket called New Glenn that is expected to debut before the end of the decade.<p>The satellite launch industry is difficult to break into, given the high costs, big stakes, and well-established competition, so the contract is a huge win for Blue Origin — a …

Space Travel

Amazon begins large-scale rooftop solar installation across its warehouses

Amazon is looking to improve its renewable energy track record, with a new project that will see it install large solar energy gathering arrays on the rooftops of many of its global fulfillment and sorting facilities. The plan is to start with 15 system installations in the U.S. by the end of this …

The dazzling firefall of Yosemite has returned

The rare and stunningly beautiful phenomenon only occurs during a two-week window in February.<p>While winter in Yosemite National Park offers a …

Uuni Pro Outdoor Oven

Powerful, versatile, and portable, the Uuni Pro Outdoor Oven is a great addition to any backyard cooking station. It's made primarily from 304 …

Republicans move to sell off 3.3m acres of national land, sparking rallies

Land totaling the size of Connecticut has been targeted in a new bill in the Republican House, uniting hunters and conservationists in opposition<p>Update: Republicans back off public land bill after outcry<p>Now that Republicans have quietly drawn a path to give away much of Americans’ public land, US …

How to not let an injury (or your weight) stop you from working out

“Life goes on and on, even in pain.” When Mumbai-based trainer Tehsin Ratna talks to you about working out while in agony, you listen. With a career …

China’s war on coal continues — the country just canceled 104 new coal plants

Because China is such a behemoth, its energy decisions absolutely dwarf anything any other country is doing right now. Case in point: Over the weekend, the Chinese government ordered 13 provinces to cancel 104 coal-fired projects in development, amounting to a whopping 120 gigawatts of capacity in …

The World's First Solar Road Is Open in France

It's still unknown whether the investment will pay off.<p>The first solar road has opened in Normandy, France. The kilometer-long stretch of road is expected to generate enough electricity to power a nearby village of over 3000 people.<p>Solar roads are a controversial and mostly untested new technology. …

Renewable Energy

The best supplements for sex

If you have a low sex drive, can't get off, or you have fertility issues, you're not alone. In fact, you're far from alone! About 40 to 70 percent of …

Wellness

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies claims more than $100 million in total investment

Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT), the counterpart startup to Hyperloop One, which is also building a prototype of Elon Musk’s hyperloop system, says it has raised a little over $108 million dollars to build the tech aiming to zip us from San Francisco to Los Angeles in under half an hour.<p>…

Half of Americans Don’t Have a Will. Here’s How to Fix That for Your Family

Be sure your family is protected.<p><i>This is part of a series of stories offering help with “Hot Topics“ — tricky family conversations that have real</i> …

The Dino-Chickens Are Coming

"I'm not talking half a century here; I'm talking decades. It's going to happen."<p>A few years ago Bhart-Anjan Bhullar, then a Ph.D. student in Arhat …

National park tips: Your secret weapon when booking a spot in Yosemite

At Yosemite National Park, if you can't get the lodging or camping spot you want in the valley, look into the Redwoods in Yosemite, a collection of rentable privately owned vacation cabins near the Big Trees Lodge (the former Wawona Hotel), about 45 minutes from the valley.<p>There are about 130 …

California

A New Solar Cell Converts The Sun’s Heat Into Usable Energy

This could double the amount of power that solar panels produce<p>The sun gives us so much, providing both lighting and heating for our planet. We try to take advantage of this constant stream of power by using solar panels to convert light into electrical energy. It's a bright idea. But, could we be …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful

Need a boost of inspiration? These quotes will give you the spark you need--and motivate you to reach even greater heights.<p>Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's …

Motivation