Technology

A SpaceX Mission to Mars? Elon Musk has always been pretty open about his ultimate ambition: to set foot on Mars. He even founded a company, SpaceX, to fulfill this wildly ambitious goal. In setting up a space-faring venture, Musk basically catapulted out of the realm of corporate…

Blockchain—The Next Big Thing No One Understands Can you guess what these historical events have in common with blockchain technology? * At the turn of the century, a breakthrough Internet communication technology called “peer-to-peer” (P2P) debuts and is deployed mainly to assist like-minded individuals in sharing music over…

The United States is sunnier than you think. Solar power developers added a record 7.3 gigawatts (GW) of capacity in 2015, up 17% from 2014 and exceeding natural gas installations for the first time. The gains show how fast demand is growing for clean energy sources, as the…

Advocacy group Understand Solar is projecting the rise of power alternatives like solar energy could send silver prices skyrocketing. Silver is essential to the solar market, the group said in a blog article posted on its web site on Sunday. Silver has the highest electrical and thermal conductivity…

Solar Energy Could Dominate All Others Critics often dismiss solar energy as an unworkable idea, even by green energy advocates. The common criticism is that solar power requires a lot of real estate to become viable. But France may have found a solution that would decimate the oil…

Paul Allen’s Next Project Could Be Huge for Space Travel The airplane boasting the largest wingspan in the world is still in its project stage, but Paul Allen of Microsoft Corporation fame, one of the key figures behind the plane’s development through his company Vulcan Aerospace, is sure…

Mark Zuckerberg Talks About His Vision for Facebook, Inc. What’s next for Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)? After having taken over the social media world, Mark Zuckerberg finds himself under pressure to increase returns for Facebook stock. Luckily for FB stockholders, Zuckerberg is not short on ideas. As the founder…