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Moss FM: World's First Plant-Powered Radio Uses "Biological Solar Panels"

Moss FM is the world’s first plant-powered radio! The neatly arranged pots of moss form a Photo Microbial Fuel Cell that captures electrons generated …

How to build a basic portable solar power system -camping,boating,off grid living-

Stanford researchers pioneer world's first affordable urea battery

Stanford University researchers have designed a new battery that could revolutionize renewable energy storage. Using urea, an affordable, natural and …

Clean Energy

This Eye-Catching Carport Is A Hybrid Wind + Solar EV Charger & Power Station

<b>Published on</b> November 1st, 2016 | <i>by Derek Markham</i><p>0<p>November 1st, 2016 by <b>Derek Markham</b><p>Combining clean energy, covered parking, and an eye-catching …

New Transistor Could Let Devices Run on Practically No Battery

Tapping into an ignored source of energy.<p>A new transistor design out of the University of Cambridge could allow electronic devices to function for months or even years without a battery charge—or even a battery. This comes out of a study in the journal <i>Science.</i><p>To explain their work, Cambridge …

BOMBSHELL: Creator of D-Wave Quantum Computer: Artificial Intelligence is the "altar of an alien god"

Right now is the beginning of the Artificial Intelligence era, this is the era of quantum computing; this is the period that mankind “stands at the …

Astronomers Just Found a Second ‘Dyson Sphere’ (‘Alien’) Star

Amongst the far reaches of space, there resides a mysterious alien star whose odd variations in brightness and tendency to dim inexplicably have left …

23 incredible tiny homes from around the world

Real estate is constantly getting more expensive, and we're facing overpopulation and environmental damage. Tiny homes can help solve these issues, but many also prefer them to traditional housing because they're the perfect hybrid of comfort and convenience, since they are often mobile.<p>On roofs, …

Perseid meteor shower 2016: peak times, how to live-stream, and where to view this spectacular meteor shower

Every year in August, the Swift-Tuttle comet puts on a brilliant show. When the Earth plows into its wake, tiny bits of debris left behind from the comet slam into our atmosphere at 132,000 miles per hour, reach temperatures of 3,000 to 10,000 degrees, and streak across the sky in what we call the …

Perseids

New Ultrathin Solar Cells Are Light Enough to Sit on a Soap Bubble

Scientists have created the thinnest, lightest solar power cells yet — so lightweight that they can be draped on top of a soap bubble without popping …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Gets Into A Rap Battle With B.o.B Over Flat Earth Theory

So, a Twitter spat between astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and rapper B.o.B over the flat Earth theory has turned into a full-blown rap battle (and it's way better than Drake vs. Meek Mill).<p>B.o.B, whom you might know from his hits "Airplanes," "Nothin' On You" and "Strange Clouds," kicked things …

Meet The Carbon Dioxide Battery

Carbon dioxide goes in. Heat comes out.<p>That is the basic idea behind the Earth Battery, a novel, grid-scale energy storage concept from Thomas Buscheck and a team of researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Carbon dioxide captured from factories or power plants would be pressurized …

Carbon Dioxide

The World's Largest Floating Solar Power Plant Is Now Under Construction

The yearly energy output should equal about 19,000 barrels of oil.<p>Japanese electronics manufacturer Kyocera Corporation announced today that construction has begun on the largest floating solar power plant in the world in terms of energy output, according to a press release from Kyocera. The 13.7 …

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Allow this gorgeous film to remind you you're dreaming right now

End your week right with a moment of clarity. Aaron Paradox dreamt this hypnotic animation accompanied by voices of Bear Vasquez and Alan Watts and …

Newport Folk's Pink Floyd Moment

The most puzzling musician on the lineup at the 2015 Newport Folk Festival was easily Pink Floyd's Roger Waters. For me, Pink Floyd represents the antithesis of folk music, with the band's psychedelic pulsating landscapes and big rock drums and guitars. Out there and psychedelic, yeah — down home …

Folk Festival

Anabolic Cooking

HERE’S WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING ABOUT ANABOLIC COOKING<p>I am now saving money, time and getting great gains<p>My diet was becoming boring and tasteless, …

Fitness

New Study Confirms Climate Engineering Is Contributing To The Planetary Meltdown

The entire premise of "solar radiation management" (SRM, a form of geoengineering) is to create artificial cloud cover by spraying reflective …

Ashley Conrad's Clutch Life: Day 4

Previous | Main | Next<p>Because today's workout is short and less intense, you may be tempted to skip it. Skipping workouts is not part of the Clutch …

Exercise

6 Negative Effects On Your Body When You Stop Working Out For 2 Weeks

With winter finally coming to an end, we have reached a stage where our desire to workout has also diminished. There is no doubt that you’d rather go …

China Solar Power Surges: Leaves Entire World Behind

China issued an update on its solar progress this week and made every other solar-seeking country around the world feel kind of pathetic.The National …

Most powerful space telescope ever to launch in 2018

The James Webb Space Telescope will be 100 times more potent than Hubble, and will launch in 2018 on a mission to give astronomers an unprecedented …

Thick atmosphere of Saturn's moon Titan fluctuates with Sun's cycle

Saturn's moon Titan is the only moon in the solar system that has an atmosphere as thick as Earth's, consisting of more than 98 percent nitrogen, …

Building a New Home? Better Make It Solar Ready

Some communities celebrate Earth Day with a park cleanup, a reading of The Lorax, or a Frog Watch.<p>This year, Palo Alto, Calif., celebrated by passing …

Solar Panels

10 Foods To Fuel Your Workouts

1. Oatmeal<p>A smart pre-workout food choice is oatmeal. It contains not only soluble fiber and protein, but many vitamins and minerals as well. The …

For The First Time, Researchers Edit The Genes Of Human Embryos

Rumors that this research was underway turn out to be true<p>Rumors have been buzzing for months that a team of Chinese researchers was intending to edit the genes of a human embryo. According to a study published this week in <i>Protein & Cell</i>, the rumors are true. And though the researchers took pains, …

Are Two Giant Black Holes About to Collide?

A flickering quasar may be signaling that the most colossal of cosmic smashups could be just a few years away.<p>A collision between two giant black holes is the most titanic smashup astronomers can imagine. Nobody’s ever seen it happen—but if a new report in <i>Astrophysical Journal Letters</i> is correct, …