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How an LED Works via Today I Found Out

<i>Learning is an amazing thing. I try to learn something new everyday on the “Today I Found Out” web site and YouTube Channel are a great way to do</i> …


This physicist has a groundbreaking idea about why life exists

Why does life exist?<p>Popular hypotheses credit a primordial soup, a bolt of lightning, and a colossal stroke of luck.<p>But if a provocative new theory is correct, luck may have little to do with it. Instead, according to the physicist proposing the idea, the origin and subsequent evolution of life …


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Aquaponics: How to Do Everything - from Backyard Setup to Profitable Business

David Dudley, PE has invested years in aquaponics research, has owned and operated a commercial nursery for the past decade, is a professional …

Backyard aquaponics: DIY system to farm fish with vegetables

TEDxWarwick - Charlie Price - Aquaponics - Getting More out of Less

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Facebook is making a solar-powered drone to deliver the internet with lasers

It might be hard to believe, but there are still 4 billion people around the world who don't have access to internet, according to Facebook.<p>This is how Aquila is being built and how it will bring internet to the remotest of regions.


India could be the world's most important solar market

But the biggest prize in the solar industry could be India. The country has an underserved population that solar energy could help to power, and its population of over 1 billion provides an opportunity for growth that could last for decades.<p>India actually has two distinct potential solar markets, …

Renewable Energy

ACT government subsidises rollout of battery storage for 5000 households with rooftop solar

The government will subsidise the rollout of battery storage to 5000 Canberra homes over five years in its latest push towards a target of 90 per …

This couple wants to turn America's roads into gigantic solar panels

What if roads and parking lots were solar, fueling enough energy from the sun to power nearby communities and electric vehicles? Inventors Scott and Julie Brusaw have the answer.<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook<p><b>For more Tech videos:</b>Subscribe to our Tech Channel on YouTube


High-Soaring Balloons Could Be The Future Of Solar Energy

When it comes to solar energy, we've long known that solar panels must be placed in areas with as much access to sunlight as possible for optimal power output. But even then, clouds or bad weather can interrupt energy production.<p>Now, it turns out, the scientists at the Japanese-French Laboratory …

Clean Energy

Solar Energy Balloons Can Be The Answer for Bad Weather Days

We all know that solar panels need sunlight as possible for optimal power output. Unfortunately, there will be bad weather or cloudy days are ahead. …

Secret of efficient photosynthesis: Purple bacteria's light-harvesting prowess lies in highly symmetrical molecules

Purple bacteria are among Earth's oldest organisms, and among its most efficient in turning sunlight into usable chemical energy. Now, a key to their …

Urban Farming - Hobby Farms

UF<p>Urban Farming<p>March 23, 2018<p>Do you want to start a garden but feel a bit overwhelmed? Here’s an easy list of tools to make your first year of …

Urban Agriculture

The Aquaponics Answers Book - How To Raise Tilapia & Grow Tasty Vegetables Kindle Edition

Aquaponics is one of the best ways to grow fish and vegetables at the same time without using a ton of space. Of course you can get really creative …

Earthan Group

By | Published: June 13, 2017<p>If you are running a warehouse and want to expand more space so that you could do more storage then you should prefer to …

Types of Fish and Plants to use in Aquaponics

We are happy to offer advice on the suitability of various plants for your system and on which fish would be best suited to your particular …


Simple Aquaponics System for Growing Your Own Food & Fish At Home

This aquaponics system is different than most. It’s a scaled down version of the system Will Allen over at Growing Power Inc uses to grow 1 Million …

Conquer Cold With DIY Hand Warmers

Keeping warm with chemistry<p>Cold weather makes for cold hands—unless, of course, you have a hand warmer. Don’t waste money on those cheap disposable ones. Instead, use kitchen chemistry to make your own reusable versions.<p>When vinegar and baking soda react, they form a compound called sodium acetate. …


Video: Making Music On A Tiny Tesla Coil

At Maker Faire 2014, the music was...electrifying<p>Tesla coils are popular for demonstrating wireless electrical transmission, nifty experiments...and ability to shoot bolts of lightning. Plus, you can modulate the coil's output to produce different tones and even play songs. Musical groups have …

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How One Man Hacked His Way Out Of Homelessness

A DIY workshop helped Marc Roth find a job. Now he's helping others overcome poverty.<p>In November 2011, Marc Roth spent the last of his savings on new work clothes. Two months after moving to San Francisco in search of a sales-engineering job, he had finally secured employment, and a six-figure …

Email advice: How to take back control of your inbox<p><b>Are you losing control of the number of unread emails in your inboxes?</b><p>Do you feel like the working day and perhaps even the weekend could be …