Energy consumption has become the latest flashpoint for cryptocurrency. Critics decry it as an energy hog while proponents hail it for being less intensive than the current global economy. One such critic, DigiEconomist founder Alex de Vries, said he’s “never seen anything that is as inefficient as bitcoin.” On the other side of the debate, […]
Five cities on Mars, home to one million people? That’s the vision of architecture studio ABIBOO, which has drawn up designs based on the latest scientific research — and created an impressive three-and-a-half minute video to showcase it. “According to the architecture company’s analysis, the construction can start by 2054,” reports EuroNews, “and it could […]
Boise ID (SPX) Mar 15, 2021 Clenera, LLC is pleased to announce that as of March 8, 2021, the 127.5 MWdc Wapello Solar photovoltaic project in Louisa County, Iowa has been delivering energy to the grid. Located near Wapello, the project was developed by Clenera, a company that acquires, develops, builds, and manages utility-scale solar […]
Covering waterways would, in a sense, make solar panels water-cooled, boosting their efficiency.
sciencehabit shares a report from Science Magazine: Saturn’s frigid moon Titan has long intrigued scientists searching for life in the Solar System. Its surface is coated in organic hydrocarbons, and its icy crust is thought to cover a watery ocean. An asteroid or comet slamming into the moon could theoretically mix these two ingredients, according […]
GoPro Solar Charger – http://goo.gl/8TKxyJ This is a DIY GoPro solar charging solution to keep your GoPro batteries charged, while in the field! Please share this video with others and be sure to subscribe to IrixGuy’s Adventure Channel (http://youtube.com/IrixGuy) and enjoy my other GoPro videos too! Filmed with Canon XA10 camera with Rode VideoMic. Intro […]
Moscow, Russia (SPX) Mar 11, 2021 The scientists of the National University of Science and Technology “MISIS” (NUST MISIS) being a part of an international team of researches managed to increase the capacity and extend the service life of lithium-ion batteries. According to the researchers, they have synthesized a new nanomaterial that can replace low-efficiency […]