Audi will use solar panels to help power its future EVs

When you think of electric vehicles, you probably imagine Tesla's Supercharger, or gas station-like centers where you go to top off the voltage. There's another idea, though, that makes a lot of sense: sun energy. AltaDevices, a su.....»»

Source:  EngadgetCategory: Top3 hr. 47 min. ago Related News

Top B2B Events (Aug. 23 to Sept. 22, 2017)

On Aug. 21, North America had the opportunity to witness a total solar eclipse, the moment when the moon completely blocks the sun's light. It's a beautiful sight to behold. Although the eclipse was visible anywhere in North America, where you view.....»»

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The Coolala is a truly portable AC unit powered by the sun

Meet the Coolala, a new Kickstarter project that claims to be "the only solar-powered air conditioner that's truly portable, so you can stay cool anywhere, anytime." You can pre-order it for $442. The post The Coolala is a truly portable AC unit powe.....»»

Source:  DigitaltrendsCategory: Top12 hr. 8 min. ago Related News

The Obamas moved Malia into her Harvard dorm during the eclipse, those smart, sneaky parents

At this point, pretty much only the sun can outshine the Obamas, and they've figured out a brilliant way to use that to their advantage. The former POTUS and FLOTUS moved their eldest daughter Malia into her Harvard University dorm while the sun and.....»»

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I watched the eclipse with scientists hunting the sun’s secrets

Leah Crane joined solar researchers to watch yesterday’s eclipse, a rare chance to look at a scorching ring of space around the sun that we can almost never see.....»»

Source:  NewscientistCategory: Top14 hr. 39 min. ago Related News

Ferrari’s Portofino convertible offers a sun-baked 590 horsepower

The Ferrari Portofino convertible is the Italian automaker's new "entry-level" model, replacing the California T. The Porfotino boasts a lighter, stiffer aluminum chassis and an upgraded twin-turbo V8 engine. The post Ferrari’s Portofino conver.....»»

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That total eclipse thing totally messed with porn traffic

The sun wasn’t the only thing eclipsed by the moon yesterday. Porn traffic took a big hit during the awe-inspiring solar eclipse. Porn platform xHamster reports that visits to their site was down 12 percent across the country during the peak ho.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 22nd, 2017Related News

The ultimate photobomb: NASA spied the Space Station crossing the eclipsing sun

The ultimate photobomb: NASA spied the Space Station crossing the eclipsing sun.....»»

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I was one of the first humans to see a solar eclipse in virtual reality

No special filtered glasses required to stare at the Sun in a Gear VR headset. Enlarge / Look all you want... in VR, this kind of view of the Sun is completely safe to stare at. I've been told that being present for a total eclipse of the Sun.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News

Despite being a space reporter, this total solar eclipse completely freaked me out

It's really difficult to explain what I just saw.  I'm a space reporter. I know the science: The moon moved in front of the sun from Earth's perspective, blotting out our nearest star's light and plunging us into an eerie twilight here in Lenoir.....»»

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Trump’s sun staring eclipses good solar safety sense

 Donald Trump wore proper safety glasses to look at the solar eclipse that crossed the U.S. today – at least at first. Near the end of his viewing, the President seems to have forgotten why he was wearing those stupid glasses to begin wit.....»»

Source:  TechcrunchCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News

The 2017 solar eclipse is finally here

The first pass of the Great American Eclipse occurred over Oregon. As the moon passed over the sun, it cast a shadow over the state that lasted more than two minutes.  Read more...More about Mashable Video, Sun, Moon, Solar Eclipses, and Solar E.....»»

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Android 8.0 Oreo is official, starts rollout to devices

Google partners with Nabisco, ships code to AOSP, and posts system images. Enlarge (credit: Google) NEW YORK CITY—Happy Eclipse Day! As the Moon slowly crept its way across the Sun, Google took the opportunity to host an Eclipse-themed Andro.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News

The moon literally blocked the sun on Twitter

In case you don't know by now, America is currently experiencing a total solar eclipse, and the internet is full of jokes.  So it should come as no surprise that @NASAMoon and @NASASun, two of NASA's Twitter accounts, are also getting in on the.....»»

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Marvel"s Inhumans Character Poster Reveal: Maximus

Check out Game of Thrones' Iwan Rheon as the "Revolutionary" Maximus in this new character poster for Marvel's Inhumans. Welcome to Solar Eclipse Day! Timed with the blockage of the sun itself is this cool new Marvel's Inhumans character poster.....»»

Source:  IgnCategory: GameAug 21st, 2017Related News

This jacket uses solar power to give off a Kryptonite-like glow in the dark

This jacket is powered by the sun and can glow for up to 12 hours. The high-tech jacket stores light from the sun during the day and then releases it night. It also looks super cool.  Read more...More about Watercooler, Technology, Mashable Vide.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News

How To Watch the Total Solar Eclipse Across America

The American solar eclipse is here. It will be visible across the United States during the morning and early afternoon of Monday 21 August. If you've never seen a total eclipse of the sun, the chances are that you are going to turn to the internet f.....»»

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Eclipse nails are the beauty trend of choice for space geeks

Friends, it is happening. On Monday, the moon will pass between the sun for the first total solar eclipse visible from North America since 1979.  Perhaps you don't care. That's fine! More eclipse glasses for the rest of us.  SEE ALSO: How t.....»»

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10 glasses that will protect absolutely no one during the solar eclipse

ICYMI, space scientists really don't want us staring up at the sun for today's solar eclipse without wearing the right eye protection. Sure, you can make your own viewing devices at home, but that doesn't mean you can just wear any old thing and call.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News

A space nerd"s guide to the Great American Eclipse

On August 21, the skies above a large swath of the contiguous United States will darken to an eerie twilight as the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, casting a dark shadow on the face of our planet. And we're here for it -- in a big way.....»»

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