Autopilot Isn’t The Issue. Drowsy Driving Is.

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2019 03:00:54 +0000

Drowsy driving is more common than you think. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention point out that “no one knows the exact moment when sleep comes over their body. Falling asleep at the wheel is clearly dangerous, but being sleepy affects your ability to drive safely even if you don’t fall asleep”

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A Powerful Story About Life, Starring A Tesla Model 3

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 07 Sep 2019 03:30:37 +0000

“A Story About Life,” starring a Tesla Model 3, is a somewhat new video posted on Vimeo. It’s not just another Tesla video. Yes, the Model 3 is a co-star in the video, but the main character is a gentleman whose journey isn’t just another Tesla road trip, but one of choice as he reacts to something heartbreaking

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Porsche Taycan — Power Hungry, Slower To Charge Than Tesla Model S (Most Of The Time)

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 06 Sep 2019 03:05:24 +0000

All rights to Simon Barke /CTAfter the unveiling of the new Porsche Taycan yesterday, analysts were quick to call the only electric competitor (the Tesla Model S) “ancient in comparison,” pointing out the “pathbreaking” 800 volt system that “slashes recharging times.” It is true that a higher system voltage can reduce charging times: you can feed more power to the battery without increasing the charge current. But just how good is Porsche’s implementation

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Free Online Course Teaches Climate Change Causes & Solutions

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 16:25:57 +0000

climate change and health moocTake the new Climate Change and Health free online course to learn about climate change, its impact on human health, and ways to combat it. Then share your experience with CleanTechnica.

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US Climate Politics History Lesson — CleanTech Talk with Nathaniel Rich

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Mon, 02 Sep 2019 03:07:47 +0000

In this episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Zach Shahan sits down with Nathaniel Rich, novelist, essayist, and writer at large for the New York Times Magazine. Together, they discuss Nathaniel’s new book, Losing Earth: A Recent History, detailing the history of public climate change understanding and the larger, unaddressed issues and moral questions arising from the climate crisis

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The Global Rich May Not Be Able To Dodge Clear-Air Flight Turbulence Due To Climate Change

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 30 Aug 2019 20:31:30 +0000

We’ll start seeing specific large-impact clear-air turbulence incidents attributed in part to climate change in the coming years, some regions of the globe will have worse impacts than others and newer planes will be better able to ride it out

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