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.
The big screen goes green
Move the sun, save the earth: the plan to relocate our solar system
In a circular economy, leaders look to eliminate waste
The fleet of underwater drones probing Earth’s interior
The robot racing to study Antarctica’s massive ice melt
Tree-planting drones restore charred forests
Nature is good for you. What about VR nature?
The fight to end illegal logging
Floating farm takes sustainable agriculture to the next level
NASA wants YOU to help track landslides