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This incredible fact should get you psyched about solar power

In a single hour, the amount of power from the sun that strikes the Earth is more than the entire world consumes in an year.<p>To put that in numbers, from the US Department of Energy:<p><b>Each hour 430 quintillion Joules of energy from the sun hits the Earth</b>. That's 430 with 18 zeroes after it!<p>In …

The solar-panel market is ready to heat up

The solar market hasn’t been doing so hot. But the market for solar panels could start heating up soon.<p>Falling prices for industrial commodities used …

Natural Gas

Google’s new project could convince you to buy solar panels

Google wants to make it easy for people to consider using solar power for their homes. Today it launched a tool called Project Sunroof, which uses Google Maps data to calculate your roof’s solar energy potential.<p>It’s a simple but clever system: using high resolution satellite imagery, Google …

Solar Power

Ultra modern PV+ House boasts scissored solar panels for a super energy boost

Paul Lukez Architecture has big dreams for the PV+ House, a prototypical "zero energy" or "energy plus" home. Based on the design of a classic New …

The future of a $10 billion startup rests in the hands of a star executive Tim Cook personally tried to poach

Relatively unknown outside tech circles, Woodside's hire was somewhat of a surprise. Woodside cut his teeth at Google as its top advertising sales guy, but Dropbox doesn't sell any ads. He doesn't have any engineering or enterprise technology experience, either.<p>Yet Woodside was still considered a …

Why almost everything you've been told about unhealthy foods is wrong

Nutrition,Food & drink,Nutrition,Health & wellbeing,Life and style,Health,Food & drink industry,Business,Food safety,World news,Diets and dieting,Science,Obesity,Society<p>Eggs and red meat have both been on the nutritional hit list – but after a major study last week dismissed a link between fats and …

A Scientific Miracle: Theories of Mary's Virgin Birth

<i>Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. - Matthew 1:18</i><p>Merry Christmas, scientists! It's that time of year again when all rational human beings shake our …

11 Interview Questions You Wouldn't Think to Ask--But Should

Does an out of the box question help you make better hires? These companies think so.<p>Everyone wants to make better hiring decisions. Most people focus on how well candidates perform in the interview: In theory, if you ask the right questions, you'll get answers that will give you insight into what …

Employment

Mercedes and Pirelli vs the FIA in F1 (aka Glasgow goes to Paris)

Pirelli's future involvement in F1 could hang on the tribunal's outcome<p>The focus of Formula 1 today will be on Paris, where the recent kerfuffle over …