The aircraft's lengthy wings are outfitted with 17,000 solar cells that will power it during a trip around the world next year.
The second-generation solar plane has been redesigned and rebuilt with smarter, lighter, and more efficient materials. Now, the aircraft is ready tackle a flight of global proportions.
The Huawei Impulse 4G satisfies the basics of most Android phones, but its outdated software and inconsistent speeds keep us from fully recommending it despite its bargain price.
A Belgian company hopes to persuade wealthy people as well as businesses to buy its ultralight two-seater helicopter. It showed a prototype at the Paris Air Show.
The solar-powered airplane is on a coast-to-coast voyage across the U.S. to promote the viability of clean energy.
With a cross-country U.S. tour set to start in May, this solar-powered airplane is out to show what can be done with big thinkers, smart technologies, and a little innovation.
A fabric rip causes the solar-powered plane to complete the last leg of its historic flight three hours earlier than scheduled.
As the solar-powered plane nears the end of its coast-to-coast U.S. journey, pilot André Borschberg speaks with CNET about the view from 8,000 feet up.
The longest leg of the cross-country tour marks a distance record for solar-powered aviation as the slender aircraft touches down in Texas.
The solar-powered airplane departs California on a tour that will take it across the nation ahead of a globe-circling journey in 2015.