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Tesla Solar Roof: Competitor Casts Doubt on Cost and Efficiency

Tesla Solar Roof: Competitor Casts Doubt on Cost and Efficiency

Elon Musk made some bold claims about the Tesla Solar Roof....

1 day ago, 3:51am CDT

Tesla Solar Roof: Release Date, Cost and Everything You Need to Know

Tesla Solar Roof: Release Date, Cost and Everything You Need to Know

Elon Musk surprised the world on Friday with the unveiling of the Solar Roof....

1 day ago, 2:49am CDT

Solar Storms Remove Electrons From Atmosphere of Earth

Solar Storms Remove Electrons From Atmosphere of Earth

Solar storms send clouds of particles to Earth...

Mar 4 2017, 3:04am CST

NASA Develops New System to Detect Solar Particles to Protect Astronauts

NASA Develops New System to Detect Solar Particles to Protect Astronauts

NASA scientists have demonstrated that a new space weather warning system could help astronomers detect harmful solar particl...

Mar 3 2017, 10:46am CST

First Solar Images from NOAA GOES-16 Satellite Released

First Solar Images from NOAA's GOES-16 Satellite Released

NOAA's new satellite successfully captures a large coronal hole on the surface of the sun...

Feb 28 2017, 10:02am CST

Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse Will Regale Skygazers in South America on Sunday

Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse Will Regale Skygazers in South America on Sunday

A spectacular solar eclipse will make ring of fire in Southern Africa and South America...

Feb 24 2017, 8:34am CST

Megamovie Project Wants You to Help Scientists Learn About the Solar Eclipse

Megamovie Project Wants You to Help Scientists Learn About the Solar Eclipse

Scientists want public to assist in Eclipse MegaMovie Project...

Feb 22 2017, 2:51am CST

Rare Meteorite Österplana 065 Challenges Solar System's History

Rare Meteorite Österplana 065 Challenges Solar System's History

After analyzing minerals from 43 rare meteorites that landed on Earth 470 million years ago, a team of scientists proposes to...

Jan 24 2017, 12:34am CST

Extreme Solar Storms Could Cost America Over $40 Billion Daily

Extreme Solar Storms Could Cost America Over $40 Billion Daily

It look like extreme solar storms can cause damages of upto $40 billion in the US on a daily basis. This is pure wastage and a...

Jan 21 2017, 4:09pm CST

Solar Storm Blackout can Cost $40 billion Daily

Solar Storm Blackout can Cost $40 billion Daily

Solar storm-induced electricity blackouts could cost more than $40 billion to the US economy daily, a new study has found.The...

Jan 19 2017, 8:35pm CST

Solar System's Biggest Gravity Wave Spotted on Venus

Solar System's Biggest Gravity Wave Spotted on Venus

A stationary gravity wave that may be the largest seen in the Solar System Venus, was spotted by a Japanese Akatsuki spacecraft...

Jan 17 2017, 5:55am CST

Planet Nine: The Hunt for Mysterious Planet in Solar System

Planet Nine: The Hunt for Mysterious Planet in Solar System

Planet Nine: Mysterious Planet of the Solar System...

Jan 9 2017, 8:00am CST

Solar Storms can Charge up the Soil at Lunar Poles

Solar Storms can Charge up the Soil at Lunar Poles

NASA reveals sparks on soils at moon’s poles caused by solar storms...

Jan 7 2017, 5:37am CST

NASA Moon Data Provides More Accurate 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Path

NASA Moon Data Provides More Accurate 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Path

NASA gets successful, making accurate path for 2017 total solar eclipse that will happen in late August...

Jan 6 2017, 7:16am CST

NASA to Send Two Missions to Study Mysterious Asteroids in the Early Solar System

NASA to Send Two Missions to Study Mysterious Asteroids in the Early Solar System

NASAs two space missions will reveal information about metallic asteroids of the early solar system...

Jan 5 2017, 7:13am CST

NASA Selects Lucy and Psyche Missions to Explore Solar System's Asteroids

NASA Selects Lucy and Psyche Missions to Explore Solar System's Asteroids

Aiming to find important clues to the earliest history of the solar system, NASA has announced two missions -- one to explore...

Jan 5 2017, 2:16am CST

Where NASA is Going Next to Reveal Mystery of Solar System

Where NASA is Going Next to Reveal Mystery of Solar System

NASA Reveals its Future Missions to the Solar System...

Jan 4 2017, 9:25am CST

NASA Solar Observatory to Add Leap Second to Master Clock

NASA Solar Observatory to Add Leap Second to Master Clock

To maintain accuracy, NASA said its missions, including the Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, which continuously watches the...

Dec 31 2016, 9:35am CST

Best of NASA Solar System Achievements in 2016

Best of NASA Solar System Achievements in 2016

NASA had a busy 2016 that included explorations, human missions, and several researches...

Dec 30 2016, 1:28pm CST

A Total Solar Eclipse is Coming in 2017

A Total Solar Eclipse is Coming in 2017

A total solar eclipse will transpire next year and it will be a big one to boot....

Dec 28 2016, 5:35am CST

Weather Systems Observed on a Giant Planet Outside Our Solar System

Weather Systems Observed on a Giant Planet Outside Our Solar System

The clouds of distant planet are likely made of a mineral that forms rubies and sapphires...

Dec 12 2016, 10:40pm CST

Tesla's Solar Roof to be Cheaper than Regular Roof Even without Energy Factor Says Musk

Tesla's Solar Roof to be Cheaper than Regular Roof Even without Energy Factor Says Musk

Elon Musk on the brink of taking over the global roofing industry....

Nov 18 2016, 5:55am CST

Back to the Future Like Solar Nanotech-Powered Clothes are Coming

Back to the Future Like Solar Nanotech-Powered Clothes are Coming

It looks like finally solar nanotechnology garments are here like they were seen in the movie “Back to the Future”....

Nov 15 2016, 9:42am CST

Planet Nine Tilt the Entire Solar System

Planet Nine Tilt the Entire Solar System

If the newly supposed Planet Nine exists in our solar system then it may have slanted the entire system. Mysterious Planet Nine...

Oct 21 2016, 2:00am CDT

New Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Discovered in our Solar System

New Dwarf Planet 2014 UZ224 Discovered in our Solar System

Astronomers find new dwarf planet called "2014 UZ224" in our solar system....

Oct 12 2016, 5:24am CDT

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Using a food additive, a team of researchers has created environment-friendly plastic solar cells that can be manufactured at r...

Oct 2 2016, 6:49am CDT

Elon Musk Set to Unveil New Tesla/SolarCity Solar Roof on October 28

Elon Musk Set to Unveil New Tesla/SolarCity Solar Roof on October 28

Tesla is soon going to introduce Solar Roof with integrated Powerwall 2.0 battery and Tesla charger in SF Bay Area....

Sep 23 2016, 10:53am CDT

MIT Develops New High-efficiency Solar Cell

MIT Develops New High-efficiency Solar Cell

In a collaborative project, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US and the Masdar Institut...

Sep 5 2016, 1:20am CDT

Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse Darken Skies Over Africa Today

Ring of Fire Solar Eclipse Darken Skies Over Africa Today

A ring of fire eclipse of the sun was due to take place today on the Slooh webcast. It was indeed a sight to behold....

Sep 1 2016, 8:24am CDT

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Editor's note: Who cares what happens after the sun dies?...

Aug 31 2016, 12:06pm CDT

New Objects Discovered in the Extreme Outer Solar System

New Objects Discovered in the Extreme Outer Solar System

A bunch of novel heavenly bodies may have been discovered in the solar system that the earth belongs to....

Aug 31 2016, 6:45am CDT

Solar Express: The Space Train will Take Humans to Mars and Other Planets of our Solar System

Solar Express: The Space Train will Take Humans to Mars and Other Planets of our Solar System

The hypothetical space train would travel at 1 percent of the speed of light or about 3,000 kilometers per second, faster than...

Aug 29 2016, 2:04am CDT

Potentially Habitable Planet closest to our Solar System Found

Astronomers have found clear evidence of a potentially habitable planet orbiting the closest star to our solar system.The new...

Aug 25 2016, 12:48am CDT

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

A small contraption that was invented at Stanford University makes water fit for drinking via sunlight in a jiffy....

Aug 18 2016, 5:17am CDT

Massive Solar Storm Took US to Brink of War in 1967

Massive Solar Storm Took US to Brink of War in 1967

A solar storm that jammed radar and radio communications at the height of the Cold War could have led to a disastrous military...

Aug 10 2016, 5:14am CDT

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

1967 Solar Storm Nearly Took US to Nuclear War

A solar storm almost caused nuclear confrontation between the superpowers during the height of the Cold War....

Aug 10 2016, 4:20am CDT

Breakthrough Solar Cell Works Like a Plant

Breakthrough Solar Cell Works Like a Plant

Researchers have developed a potentially game-changing solar cell that essentially does the work of plants -- converting atmos...

Jul 29 2016, 11:25am CDT

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

Rotating Solar Power Tree to Catch Maximum Sun

A 'solar power tree' that takes up only four square feet of space and generates enough power to run about five households is b...

Jul 26 2016, 7:18am CDT

Solar Impulse 2 Solar Plane completes round-the-world trip

Solar Impulse 2 Solar Plane completes round-the-world trip

The world's largest solar-powered aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 on early Tuesday completed its round-the-world trip after landing...

Jul 26 2016, 12:16am CDT

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

NASA Captures Solar Material Bursting Out from the Sun

Newly released NASA SDO video shows 'plasma dance' controlled by complex magnetic forces above the Sun....

Jul 25 2016, 5:40am CDT

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