Solar Roadways

Solar Roadways Could Power Tomorrow

by: Blaine Skrainka

These glass-covered solar panels are strong enough to handle the weight of trucks up to 250,000 pounds.

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The Contrarian Complex

by: Blaine Skrainka

This week the IPCC released an apocalyptish report on how the climate is affecting the Earth's ecosystems, the economy and peoples' livelihoods. We examine the concerted right-wing effort to hide the facts.

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Slicks Ashore

by: The WILD

Thai officials continue cleanup efforts as 50 tons of oil washes ashore on the popular tourist beaches of Samet Island. The spill came as a result of a leaky pipeline operated by PIT Global Chemical, […]

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Solar Plane

Solar Impulse

by: The WILD

Matt York/Associated Press A solar powered aircraft takes off from Harbor International Airport in Phoenix on Wednesday evening.   Read more about the pioneering flight here

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Atmospheric Juxstaposition, Beijing

by: Blaine Skrainka

Feng Li/Getty Images When picturing the smog filled air of Beijing, it’s so not difficult to imagine the deadening of one’s senses. The haze appears to create an atmosphere of cinematic dystopia. In the above […]

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