Why Should We Launch Solar Panels Into Space?

Why Should We Launch Solar Panels Into Space?

This episode of DNews is brought to you by Full Sail University. This week the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency announced it wants to get solar power from space. I’m having flashbacks to disasters from SimCity2000. Hello! I’m Trace. Thank you for watching DNews. Back in the 1960s, American aerospace engineer Peter Glaser proposed launching solar…

Can Your Entire House Run On Batteries?

Can Your Entire House Run On Batteries?

Wouldn’t it be weird if one day in the future you were buying a home and the listing said, “batteries not included?” Yeah well, that could totally happen. Hey there people, Julian here for DNews. Electricity is pretty great. It powers my toaster, my fridge, my hairdryer, my clothes dryer, my air conditioner, my humidifier,…

Does Recycling Actually Help?

Does Recycling Actually Help?

This episode of DNews is brought to you by the Toyota Prius. Let’s lead the way. So you’re walking down the street with an empty water bottle in your hand and toss it in a trashcan thinking “it’s one bottle. It’s not the end of the world if I don’t recycle it.” Well, that one…