Tag Archive: Solar energy

Carbon Nanotube

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Future of grid is no grid. Energy generation has always had problems with keeping up with the demands as the population increased. What if the answer to our biggest problem can be found… Continue reading

Solar Plotter

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The Sun Cutter Project explores the potential of harnessing sunlight directly to produce objects. The machine is a low-tech, low energy version of a laser cutter. It uses pure sunlight, focused by a… Continue reading

Solar Sinter

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In a world increasingly concerned with questions of energy production and raw material shortages, this project explores the potential of desert manufacturing, where energy and material occur in abundance. In this experiment sunlight… Continue reading

Houseplant power

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2013 Houseplant power University of Georgia   Photosynthesis is a pretty basic process that scientists have understood for quite a while. But a recent breakthrough in the collection of solar energy just might… Continue reading