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Hero Takes A Fall; Episode 37

For the record; I’ve gone down in flames a million times! By that, I mean I’ve done all kinds of stupid things, and I’m not talking about behavior, I’m talking about just plain ol’ dumb! 494 more words

Three Gorges Dam, China- This monster slows down the rotation of Earth

When mankind builds structures which affect the rotation of Earth, changes the positions of North and South poles, and uses the amount of steel enough to build 63 Eiffel Towers, we simply cannot refrain from talking about it can we? 850 more words

Civil Engineering

Japan to Build Solar Power Plant

…The power plant, which will supply electricity to about 80,000 households and is expected to begin operating in 2018, will be bigger than the 111,000 KW facility that Japan’s Softbank plans to bring online on the island of Hokkaido in 2015….[

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The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System

Solar Thermal Power Plant Opens on February 13th, says the Associated Press.

A solar thermal power plant opened on February 13th, 2014 in the Mojave Desert in California. 47 more words

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Solar Innovations in Arizona

Fight Over Rooftop Solar Forecasts a Bright Future for Cleaner Energy

“Americans have begun to battle over sunshine. In sun-scorched Arizona a regulatory skirmish has broken out over arrays of blue-black silicon panels on rooftops, threatening the local utilities that have ruled electricity generation for a century or more. 62 more words

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Our Future Matters: Nuclear Energy

At one point or another you have probably heard of nuclear fusion and how one day we’ll be able to power cities, or even nations, with this amazing technology. 337 more words