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Gravity energy generator could revolutionise renewables | Reuters.com

Dutch inventor Janjaap Ruijssenaars has built a gravity energy generator that harnesses the force of gravity to produce a new kind of renewable energy. Matthew Stock reports.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Dutch inventor Janjaap Ruijssenaars has built a gravity energy generator that harnesses the …

Renewable Energy

Top residential solar panels from the 10 largest suppliers

There were approximately 98GW of solar power installed globally in 2017, versus 70GW in 2016. That represents 40% volume growth in a single year! Woo, yeah!<p>The top 10 module suppliers delivered about 57GW of those volumes – 58% of the total. Even though these groups mostly tilt toward utility-scale …

This solar hydropanel can pull 10 liters of drinking water per day out of the air

<b>SOURCE is a solar-powered and self-contained device capable of harvesting up to 10 liters of clean drinking water per day from the air.</b><p>By harvesting …

Elon Musk: The Architect of Tomorrow

It’s mid-afternoon on a Friday at SpaceX headquarters in Hawthorne, California, and three of Elon Musk’s children are gathered around him – one of …

Taming the Power-Hungry Blockchain Beast with Decentralized, Clean Energy

Throughout history, every great breakthrough often came with negative consequences and side effects.<p>Think about Marie Curie. Her research on …

Bitcoin Mining

Edisun Microgrids, Inc.

Boost Solar Project Economics by 20%<p>PV Booster is a dual-axis tracker for commercial rooftops and solar carports that reduces the cost of solar …

A NSFW hello to Monday :: MyEroticArtProject II

<b>Group play, pegging, same-sex lovin’ is what we have on order today…</b>One of my favourite times of day is checking my email first thing in the morning. …

Our biology wants us untethered. So why does society place so much emphasis on monogamy?

Monogamy is a mystery. A Martian zoologist, visiting Earth and noting our basic biology — not to mention our frequent philandering — would conclude that monogamy is not "natural" to the human species. So why is it so widely promulgated, especially in the modern Western world?<p>Of course, just because …

University of Washington

Ketosis and Athletic Performance: More Than Fat Loss

The above video is a presentation by Peter Attia, M.D.His talk is somewhat technical, but I always write blog posts hoping 20,000 people will *love* …

How does the Higgs boson work? - video

Fictional scientist Jeremy Bumble gets to grips with the concepts of matter, mass and the mighty 'God particle', also known as the Higgs boson. Along the way he ropes in some partying friends and UCL physics professor Jonathan Butterworth to makes sense of it all<p>• Special thanks to Richard Hunter, …

Why 'Who Is This?' Is The Most Insulting Text Ever [Gen whY]

Shark Attacks Mick Fanning at the J-Bay Open 2015

Everything you think you know about addiction is wrong

What really causes addiction -- to everything from cocaine to smart-phones? And how can we overcome it? Johann Hari has seen our current methods fail …

Empathy, Is It All It's Cracked Up to Be?

Animal Music - 'Mr. Brightside' | Video Premiere | The 405

Head out to any club playing 'indie' or 'alternative' music (however much of a blanket term those genres seem to be as of late) and it's almost a …

Music

Watch the Ten Best VICE Documentaries About Sex

We've put together a handy list of our favorite sex-related videos for your viewing pleasure.<p><i>The Japanese Love Industry</i><p>Fuckin'. It's fun, it's good for you, it populates the planet. In the past half century, it has evolved from something whispered about behind bedroom doors to a pillar of popular …

'The Martian' trailer: Matt Damon gets stranded on Mars

What do you do when you're stranded on an alien planet all by yourself? Engage your engineering skills -- or die. That's the basic plot of <i>The Martian</i>, the latest film by Ridley Scott (<i>Alien, Blade Runner</i>), based on Andy Weir's hugely successful self-published novel. The film stars Matt Damon (who, …

The biggest misconceptions about bitcoin (video)

<i>By Geoff Weiss, Entrepreneur Staff</i><p>Many mistakenly believe it's a company. Others say it is bound to be destroyed by regulators. In some circles, it has been described as nothing more than a conduit to buy and sell drugs.<p>As a relatively nascent technology, misconceptions about Bitcoin abound. That's …

Demis Hassabis, CEO, DeepMind Technologies - The Theory of Everything

Gareth Cliff’s President Zuma rant

Following the report that President Jacob Zuma is not required to pay back any of the R246 million spent on upgrades to his Nkandla home, Gareth airs …

Look Closely To See The Critical Moment As VW Tracks A Girl’s Life From Infant To Adult

A baby’s first steps and first words, learning to ride a bike, birthday parties and holiday fun are the type of thing most people recall.<p>This new …

Watch U2 Play Super Rarity ‘In God’s Country’ With Fan On Guitar

U2 are just five shows into their <i>Innocence + Experience Tour</i>, and they’re already taking fan requests and breaking out super rarities. At Friday …

UNplug solar controller aims to help you take your fridge off the grid

<b>Where's the middle ground between having a small solar charger for your gadgets, and having a rooftop solar array capable of powering your entire</b> …

Why science is NOT 'Just a Theory'

Shape of Earth in Quran

Richard Dawkins on Illogical Thinking | StarTalk