Can Underwater Turbines Solve Our Energy Problems?

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant. A problem solving website that teaches you to think like an Engineer. Next time you’re near the ocean, listen closely to the waves. That sound you hear? That’s wasted energy. The energy from waves, tides and currents, known collectively as ocean energy, is a […]

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Renewable Energy Can Be Competitive with Fossil Fuels by 2025, Says New Report

JESSICA DESVARIEUX: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. So you may have seen the report from an esteemed group of UK scientists and economists who have come up with a plan to transition the entire world over to renewable energy by 2025. It sounds like quite an ambitious plan, and […]

America’s Insane Plan for Nuclear Powered Planes

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by CuriosityStream, watch over 2,400 documentaries for free for 31 days at curiositystream.com/realengineering. Some crazy things happened during the Cold War. Dogs were put into orbit, bears were fired out of supersonic jets, and humans landed on the moon. Needless to say, humans were going through […]

Lingering Problems At Fukushima Raise Questions About Nuclear Power Safety At Home

JESSICA DESVARIEUX: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. It’s been nearly three years since a massive earthquake hit Japan on March 11, triggering a tsunami, which led to one of the worst nuclear disasters of all time. On Monday, the Japanese government also announced that it will allow some residents […]

Can We Terraform the Sahara to Stop Climate Change?

We have been hearing it for years. Climate change is happening. What I am about to present to you is fact. These are reliable measurements with multiple peer reviewed papers confirming the information. Atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are the highest they have been in over 400 thousand years, confirmed by our analysis of hundreds of […]

Energy-Efficient Home and Solar Panels Pay for Vacation – The Whalen Family: KB Home Portraits

When we were looking to buy a new home, it was really important for us to have the home be energy efficient. And the reason why we picked this home is because it has the solar powers which cuts down on our electricity bill like crazy. With all my kids, and working from home, our […]

Radioactive Rainwater Overwhelms Fukishima Nuclear Plant

JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. In Japan, the operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant acknowledged that highly radioactive rainwater runoff has contaminated the surrounding areas. Now joining us to discuss this is Arjun Makhijani, who is a nuclear engineer with 37 years of experience […]

Hydrogen – the Fuel of the Future?

I think we can all agree: … …the sooner we decrease our reliance on fossil fuels,… …and develop new energy sources, the better. Whether you believe in climate change or not,… …the benefits extend beyond just the reduction in greenhouse gas emissions,… …and the supply of oil and gas will inevitably dry. Tesla pioneered our […]

These Lost Apollo Tapes Reveal How Astronauts Changed the Moon

Almost 50 years after the last mission to the moon, there are still questions the expeditions didn’t answer. Now though thanks to some archival sleuthing, one of those mysteries has been solved and it turns out the solution is… kinda dumb. It all started when the Apollo 15 mission in 1971 and the Apollo 17 […]