The future of energy looks bright
Renewable Energy

The future of energy looks bright

Energia is one of the leaders in renewable energy production on the island of Ireland, accounting for 25 per cent of the country’s total energy supply. It also accounts for 21 per cent of renewable electricity generation in Ireland. Now operating for over twenty years in the Republic of Ireland market, the company can trace…

Interstellar Comet Borisov Just Lost a Chunk
Nature & Science

Interstellar Comet Borisov Just Lost a Chunk

A Hubble Space Telescope image showing a fragment coming off of the comet 2I/BorisovImage: David JewittRecent images of the second interstellar comet known to have visited the solar system appear to reveal a fragment or fragments falling off of its core.Comet 2I/Borisov arrived with much fanfare late last summer when scientists realized that had a…

Climate Disasters Make Vulnerable Countries More Susceptible to War
Environmental News

Climate Disasters Make Vulnerable Countries More Susceptible to War

Photo: GettyAs out planet heats up, one of the most important we can understand is the relationship between climate change and war. Scientists, advocates and policymakers have argued that in Syria, Yemen, Sudan, and Libya, drought exacerbated existing regional conflicts. How much more likely war will become amid environmental degradation is the subject of ongoing…

Charging Pad Flips For Solar Power
Green Energy

Charging Pad Flips For Solar Power

Charging pads are now a common, popular way to charge small devices. They have the benefit of reducing wear on connectors and being easier to use. [bcschmi6] decided to build a solar powered charging pad, which should come in handy when out and about. The build uses a 3 W square solar panel, hooked up…

Nasa is running a knock-out photography competition featuring pictures of Earth taken from space
Nature & Science

Nasa is running a knock-out photography competition featuring pictures of Earth taken from space

The competition is fierce in this public-vote photography contest – because all the entries are out of this world.Nasa’s Earth Observatory has opened up an archive of pictures of Earth taken from space and is asking the public to vote for the winner in a knock-out-style competition.The contest is called Tournament Earth and has been…

SpaceX Starship destroyed during cryo test but the next ship is already on the way
Nature & Science

SpaceX Starship destroyed during cryo test but the next ship is already on the way

SpaceX’s third full-scale Starship prototype has followed a little too closely in the footsteps of its predecessors, suffering a catastrophic failure during its first cryogenic test. On April 2nd, SpaceX successfully put Starship SN3 through an ambient temperature pressure, allowing the ship to take its first breaths and ensuring that no leaks were present in…

The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Wallpaper* meet environmentalist Kresse Wesling
Environmental News

The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Wallpaper* meet environmentalist Kresse Wesling

Wallpaper* & The Macallan Conversations For the third part of its new Conversations series, The Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Wallpaper* meet Kresse Wesling, an environmentalist and entrepreneur whose life and career changed forever after a visit to a London fire station. As soon as she saw them, piled up in towering, brick-red swirls,…