Solar power chargers in NYC parks
June 19, 2013, 9:25 a.m.
Video: After Superstorm Sandy left so many New Yorkers without power, New York City and phone provider AT&T partner to install 25 solar powered charging stations over the summer.
Solar Impulse to make stop in Cincinnati
June 14, 2013, 2:10 p.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The innovative plane continues its journey across the United States using only the sun for fuel.
Global Green partners with IKEA for first full-scale 'Solar Sandy' installation
June 14, 2013, 11:58 a.m. by Matt Hickman
This blogger's own once-waterlogged home of Red Hook, Brooklyn, will be the site of an IKEA-funded solar installation that will provide the Sandy-impacted community with back-up power during emergencies.
Sun propelled solar sail to launch in fall 2014
June 13, 2013, 6:10 p.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
NASA will send off the Sunjammer, which covers one-third of an acre when it's unfurled, to record space weather and study the sun.
Lamp murders mosquitoes while casting romantic, solar-powered glow
June 7, 2013, 6:29 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Ever find yourself wishing for a tasteful, quiet and completely nontoxic skeeter-killing device? Well, it looks like your wish has been granted with the solar-powered Mosquito Genie lamp.
MIT researchers develop world's most accurate solar potential software for rooftops
June 6, 2013, 3:41 p.m. by Shea Gunther
The Mapdwell project at MIT combines Google Maps, solar power data and some smart algorithms to calculate the costs and benefits of installing solar panels.
Green building students aim to go beyond the Gold (and Platinum)
June 4, 2013, 2:37 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A student team from Ontario's Endeavour Centre set out to be build a self-reliant, solar-powered spec home and wind up creating Canada's Greenest Home in the process.
Solar Impulse plane dodges bad weather on way to St. Louis
June 4, 2013, 11:46 a.m. by Denise Chow, LiveScience
The stopover in St. Louis was chosen to honor the city's long and storied aviation history.
Sebastopol is second Californian city requiring solar on new homes
May 13, 2013, 12:51 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Following in the Republican-led footsteps of Lancaster, the super-liberal town of Sebastopol becomes the second city in California requiring all newly built homes to be photovoltaic-ready.
It's raining plastic in the Rockies
For the first time, scientists capture a shockwave bursting from the sun
10 remarkable caterpillars and what they become
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
The Inuit have a simple way of teaching their children how to control anger
Scientists baffled by sudden brightness of our galaxy's supermassive black hole