Energy

Mega solar farms could make it rain in deserts
A new study suggests that gigantic solar farms could be used to create “heat islands” that make rain locally.
Google AI is searching the world for methane leaks from space
Google will provide computing resources to MethaneSAT, a project to identify climate-harming methane leaks from space.
How electron beams could jumpstart the nuclear industry
Electron beam welding could accelerate manufacturing of small modular reactors, helping make nuclear power a part of our clean energy future.
This carbon-negative dream house ships in a box
Exploring the ocean floor with autonomous underwater vehicles
NASA app asks players to help map our oceans
Space plane experiment could lead to 24/7 solar power
Sending heat to space to reverse global warming
A new approach to green building could reverse climate change
The hidden history in the Notre Dame attic
New study into how tornadoes form could save lives
Changing flight altitudes could help minimize contrails
Can the maritime industry go green? Washington ferries show us how