solar power

Anti-Solar Cells Could Generate Electricity at Night

A new study proposes how thermoradiative technology could be used to make "anti-solar" cells that would work at night. Credit:…

8 months ago

German ‘Largest Artificial Sun’ To Generate Climate Friendly Fuel

Synlight, the world's largest artificial Sun, will help German researchers extract hydrogen fuel from water using solar energy.

3 years ago

What is Alternative Energy?

Alternative energy comes in many forms, all of which are being investigated as long-term replacements for fossil fuels, coal, and…

4 years ago

When Will We Be a Type III Civilization?

Based on our current growth in energy usage, how long will it take before we use up all the energy…

4 years ago

Welcome to Jupiter – NASA’s Juno Achieves Orbit around ‘King of the Planets’

Welcome to Jupiter! NASA’s Juno spacecraft is orbiting Jupiter at this moment! “NASA did it again!” pronounced an elated Scott…

4 years ago

How Does The Sun Produce Energy?

Have you ever wondered how the Sun produces energy to keep us warm here on Earth?

5 years ago

What are the Different Types of Renewable Energy?

Renewable energy is becoming an increasingly important issue in today’s world. In addition to the rising cost of fossil fuels…

5 years ago

Solar Powered Plane Soars Over the Golden Gate Bridge

The world’s first solar-powered plane is stretching its wings over the US. Today it took off from Moffett Field in…

7 years ago

Solar Powered Plane to Fly Across the US

On May 1, the world’s first solar-powered plane will take off from Moffett Field in Mountain View, California -- the…

7 years ago