Apollo 11’s journey to the moon, annotated

You’re looking at one of the most incredible moments in human history. That’s Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, walking on the moon. Okay, maybe you’ve seen this clip before, but think about that for a second: They’re on the moon. A celestial object nearly 240,000 miles into outer space. That distance is like flying all […]

Sempra Energy: Building the Future of Energy Since 1998

[Music] The driving force behind the formation of Sempra was the deregulation of the electric business. Competition was on the horizon. We decided to get together and have a merger of equals. The merger of Equals. Two California utilities. That was the beginning of Sempra. Think of the opportunities of putting together two companies. We […]

Science stories – Sustainability

For me, the biggest problem facing the planet is energy. How are we going to find enough energy without warming up the planet so much that we destroy our environment? I was a research student here in the 1970s and looking around the quad is much the same now as it was then. No big […]