Mark Stacey

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Stained Glass Windows That Double As Solar Panels

Transparent, colorful cells could decorate, and power, churches one day.<p>Solar panels usually get placed somewhere in the sun, but out of sight. Rooftops, deserts, mausoleums. But what if they were so beautiful we wanted to put them everywhere?<p>That could happen! Maybe. We've at least got the …

Solar Panels

Arcturus, a northern springtime star

Orange Arcturus is the constellation Bootes the Herdsman’s brightest star. Look for it in the east around nightfall.<p>Tonight, look for the gloriously …

'Particle Fever' takes you inside the epic search for the Higgs Boson

On July 4th, 2012, the particle physics laboratory CERN announced the news. After more than 20 years of research and preparation, they'd finally found the Higgs boson, or a particle that looked an awful lot like it. It was touted as the last piece in the jigsaw puzzle of modern particle physics, …

The First Mass-Produced Hydrogen Car

Bye-bye, gasoline!<p>When it comes to alternate energy sources, most automakers think simply—battery power or bust. That’s what makes the Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell an outlier. The SUV will be the first mass-produced hydrogen car in the U.S. when it debuts this spring.<p>Because hydrogen fuel …

Diets high in meat, eggs and dairy could be as harmful to health as smoking

A diet rich in meat, eggs, milk and cheese could be as harmful to health as smoking, according to a controversial study into the impact of protein consumption on longevity.<p>High levels of dietary animal protein in people under 65 years of age was linked to a fourfold increase in their risk of death …

‘Young’ 5-year-olds more likely to repeat kindergarten

The youngest kindergartners in a class are about five times more likely to be held back when compared to the oldest students, a new study shows.<p>For …

Disney Infinity Wii Differences Explained

Executive Producer for Disney Infinity discusses the decisions behind the Wii version of the game — multi-player, online and Toy Box support.<p>Firstly I asked whether more needed to be done to communicate to parents exactly what each physical character unlocks in the game. Some grant access to big …