Wind and solar farms could bring regular rains to the Sahara desert
September 6, 2018, 8:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
One of the largest deserts in the world could be transformed into a more hospitable place.
Elon Musk unveils Tesla's new fully electric semi truck (oh, and a new Roadster)
November 17, 2017, 12:11 p.m. by Ben Bolton
The semi can travel 500 miles between charges.
Offshore wind farms could power all of human civilization
October 10, 2017, 5:03 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
New study calculates the amount of wind energy available over the oceans, and it's immense.
China launches world's largest floating solar farm
June 11, 2017, 5:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
You might be familiar with floating wind turbines, but what about floating solar panels?
The case for transforming Californian gridlock into a green energy source
April 24, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Golden State's congested freeways could be a boon for large-scale piezoelectric power generation.
Radioactive diamonds are turned into batteries that last for thousands of years
November 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
They might sound a little pricey, but these might be the longest lasting batteries ever created.
Will Tesla solar roofing be cheaper than normal roofing?
November 23, 2016, 2:26 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It will indeed, claims newly minted PV shingle magnate Elon Musk.
Las Vegas gets quartet of pedestrian-powered streetlights
November 14, 2016, 2:57 p.m. by Matt Hickman
America's City of Lights takes one giant, innovative footstep forward.
First wave energy station in U.S. generates power in Hawaii
September 19, 2016, 6:44 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Wave power has the potential to supply 25 percent of the nation's energy.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Wildlife Photographer of the Year winners will take your breath away
The amazing health benefits of turmeric
8 of the cutest toxic caterpillars
Why you should mulch leaves, not rake them
When will fall leaves be at their peak near me?
7 amazing soups for soup weather
5 ways to beat fall allergies
Why does autumn have two names?
5 classic fall recipes
Thanks to seed savers, Glass Gem corn exists
10 best places outside the U.S. for fall color