Category Archives: Solar

31 jan

Goal Zero Yeti 1250 Solar Panel Portable Power

**, Electronics, Home Projects, Solar

A couple of years back, I we had a terrible power outage that lasted for days, nearly a week. Food in the fridge went bad, it was so hot we got in the car to stay cool, there was a … Continue reading

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9 jul

Solar Powered Plane Flies Across Entire US

*, History, News, Solar

Renewable energy is becoming more and more prevalent, as proven by this completely solar powered plane’s flight across the United States. Pretty cool.

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12 may

Installing Solar Panels with Hak5

*, Electronics, Hardware, Home Projects, Solar

Hak5 took on a new project. Installing Solar Panels.

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8 apr

Solar Powered and Remote Controlled Lawn Mowers

*, DIY, Hardware, Robotics, Solar

Yeah, I don’t have land yet, but I will eventually. When I do, I hardly see myself as the “mowing the grass” type of guy. I think I will see myself as the guy in the garage, hooking up a … Continue reading

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25 oct

Ultra HD Television to Break the 1920×1080 Spec

***, 3D Graphics, Electronics, Entertainment, Hardware, Media, Solar, Space

Proposed specifications for an even better High Definition TV have been around forever. Advanced science and space companies even have had these displays custom built for them to make their monitoring and display units even better. Film and movies have … Continue reading

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24 oct

So what does this E=mc2 thing actually mean?

***, History, News, Solar, Space

You know it, your friends know it, heck even your parents and grandparents know it, but how many of you actually know what E=mc2 really means? If you do not know don’t feel bad about it. Because the reality is … Continue reading

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30 aug

Science Ruins Everything: io9 Future

*, Solar, Space

io9: We Come from the Future – is a new Revision3 internet show that explores science and technology in new ways we did not know before. Check it out here. I don’t know quite yet.. but I’m going to give … Continue reading

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22 aug

Newsy Report: Curiosity Mars Rover Makes First Test Drive

*, Hardware, News, Robotics, Solar, Space

Take a look!

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15 aug

Where is the Best Place to Relocate? Mars?

**, Entertainment, Solar, Space

What’s the Best Place To Relocate? I was reading Slashdot today and thought these responses were pretty funny. Take a look. Dude, I’m not saying Earth is all that, but post-industrial Mars is a wasteland. Until they get the manufacturing … Continue reading

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15 jul

Zombie Apocalypse – Be Prepared for 1 Month

***, Electronics, Hardware, Mobility, Solar

I try as much as I can to be a man of practicality. With the power outage in the DC area two weeks ago and the rate of occurrences that power outages last more than a night over the past … Continue reading

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