Category Archives: Solar Energy

PlanetSolar Boat

Reference: PlanetSolar A solar powered boat, called the MS Tûranor PlanetSolar, is a boat the runs completely on solar energy. It has sailed around the world using the power of the sun. The swiss team that built the boat designed … Continue reading

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Topic Assortment

Here are some cool topics which high school students can delve into. Unlike other posts where the URLs and information are provided, here the student will need to search for information online to answer the questions for each topic. 1. … Continue reading

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Heating Homes With Computer Servers

A company in the Netherlands called Nerdalize is using the heat generated by computers to heat homes. Typically, computer server systems are placed in large buildings which must then be kept cool to keep the computers from overheating, which occurs … Continue reading

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