Raw Video: Astronauts Encounter Bolt Trouble

May 22, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

A spacewalking astronaut ran into trouble Sunday while trying to lubricate a joint in the life-sustaining solar power system of the International Space Station, losing one bolt and getting a washer stuck in a crevice. (May 22)

Space Based Solar Power – Alternative Energy Solution

May 11, 2011 by  
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FACT: There aren’t enough resources on this planet to sustain continued human growth and increasing quality of life. FACT: If we want to avoid catastrophic war, suffering, and global shortages of energy, we need to start looking to space seriously for solutions. Space Based Solar Power is the first step. Music – “Pulse” by Yoko Kanno www.energyfromspace.org