Designed By NASA For Mars Rovers, These Airless Bike Tires Will Never Go Flat

Credit to Author: Derek Markham| Date: Fri, 01 Dec 2023 22:21:21 +0000

What would it be like to know you could ride your bike or e-bike virtually everywhere without the fear of … [continued]

The post Designed By NASA For Mars Rovers, These Airless Bike Tires Will Never Go Flat appeared first on CleanTechnica.

Read more

US Air Force Approves New Green Aircraft Demonstrator Project

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Sun, 19 Nov 2023 18:11:02 +0000

The US Air Force has put its seal of approval on the new X-66A green aircraft demonstrator project from NASA and Boeing, aimed at cutting fuel consumption by 30% and setting the stage for net zero emissions.

The post US Air Force Approves New Green Aircraft Demonstrator Project appeared first on CleanTechnica.

Read more

DOD Backs Offshore Wind Project Near California Space Force Base

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2023 14:48:14 +0000

A pilot floating offshore wind project near the California coast has been approved by the U.S. Dept. of Defense (DOD), the first of several steps needed by the 60-MW project […]

The post DOD Backs Offshore Wind Project Near California Space Force Base appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Read more

NASA Spacewalkers Finish Installing Roll-Out Solar Array

Credit to Author: NASA| Date: Sat, 17 Jun 2023 07:53:43 +0000

Expedition 69 flight engineers Woody Hoburg and Steve Bowen of NASA concluded their spacewalk at 2:17 p.m. EDT after 5 hours and 35 minutes. Hoburg and Bowen completed their major objective to install an IROSA (International Space Station Roll-Out Solar Array) to augment power generation for the 1B power channel on the station’s starboard truss […]

Read more

10-Month Voyage Proves Solar Cell Material Survives, Thrives in Space

Credit to Author: NASA| Date: Thu, 18 May 2023 19:50:11 +0000

Dr. Lyndsey McMillon-Brown was hoping to see anything but mustard yellow. When the NASA research electrical engineer clicked open the photo of a small sample — a swatch of film no bigger than a sticky note — she let out a cheer. The film was still dark black after spending 10 months on the International […]

Read more

Cyclone Gabrielle Lashes New Zealand

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2023 03:13:51 +0000

Cyclone Gabrielle has been lashing New Zealand with strong winds and heavy rain in mid-February 2023, adding to what has already been an unusually wet start to the year. The latest round of extreme weather brought destructive flooding, storm surge, and landslides to the region. The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the NASA-NOAA […]

Read more

NASA Funds Innovative New Aircraft Design

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 20:15:06 +0000

Aviation is a big deal for climate change. Not only is it a big contributor, but it’s an area where changes to improve efficiency can have a huge impact. For this reason, both private companies and government agencies know this is a great target to both save money and protect the environment. While NASA is […]

Read more