Why Fighter Jets Can Be Too Unstable

Why Fighter Jets Can Be Too Unstable

This episode of Real Engineering is brought my new Moleskin style Graph Paper Notebook on sale now at the link below. Flying in a plane through turbulence can be a bit nerve wracking experience for some. Hearing that announcement bell ring followed by the pilot calmly saying that you are approaching “rough air”. You fasten…

California’s Renewable Energy Problem

California’s Renewable Energy Problem

This episode of real engineering is brought to you by brilliant a problem solving website that teaches you to think like an engineer Money climate stabilization plans depend upon the power sector moving towards net zero carbon dioxide output by 2050 To achieve this fossil fuel power plants are beginning to close around the world…

Solar Power Projects & American Indian History

Solar Power Projects & American Indian History

>>>Coming up next on “Arizona Horizon,” we’ll hear about a new solar Project approved for federal land in western Arizona.>>>And an ASU history Professor says it’s time to rethink the way American Indian history is considered. Those stories next on “Arizona Horizon.”>>”Arizona Horizon” is made possible by contributions from the friends of eight. Members of…

The Future of Airplanes

The Future of Airplanes

These are the technological developments that will allow us to move ourselves and our cargo cheaper, greener, and faster, through the air, going forward. This is the future of flight. With the first all-electric twin-engine, self-powered aircraft successfully crossing the English Channel this month, and the ongoing effort of the Solar Impulse team to become…

TRANSPARENT Solar Panels?!

TRANSPARENT Solar Panels?!

Hi, this is Kate from MinuteEarth. Solar panels pretty much only come in one color: dark. That’s because they use dark sheets of silicon crystals to absorb the sun’s rays, then turn them into electrical energy. And solar panels are becoming so cheap and so efficient that soon, whole cities could run on sunlight…except that…

The Truth about Hydrogen

The Truth about Hydrogen

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Skillshare, home to over twenty thousand classes that could teach you a new life skill. As the world grapples to eliminate fossil fuels from our energy diet, electric cars have seen an incredible boom over the past few years. Last year, over one million electric…