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

May 16, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

This is an animation describing John Mankin’s “sandwitch” concept, that was recently presented at the National Press Club in Washington DC by the NSS, and is part of the recent NSSO Study. You can read more at the NSS; www.nss.org . This animation, and all derivatives are ©Mafic Studios, and permission must be obtained to use the content in any for-profit scenario. A 1080 HD version is available.

Space Based Solar Power – Alternative Energy Solution

May 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

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

UFO crash hits wind turbine

April 23, 2011 by  
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Join ITN on Facebook at on.fb.me A UFO is believed to have struck a giant wind turbine in South Lincolnshire. Follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com