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If you think 'Batman v Superman' is too dark, here's 'Man of Steel' in colour

A new video recolours "Man of Steel" into "a Superman movie that looks like Superman!"

By April 24, 2015

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Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson explain why you should support solar sailing

The Planetary Society gets ready to launch its LightSail -- which travels via photon bombardment -- with the help of a Kickstarter campaign.

By May 12, 2015

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San Francisco introduces free, solar-powered electric vehicle charging

In a demonstration project, San Francisco unveiled three installations of an off-the-grid solar-powered charging station, allowing electric vehicle owners to pull up and charge for free.

By April 17, 2015

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Facebook wants solar drone to bring Internet far and wide

That boomerang-shaped aircraft you see -- eventually -- will be flying high to bring the Web down to earth where Internet access is hard to come by.

By March 27, 2015

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That hush-hush Air Force space plane just headed back into orbit

The X-37B -- undertaking its fourth mission -- shared its rocket ride back to space with an experimental LightSail spacecraft provided by the Bill Nye-backed Planetary Society.

By May 20, 2015

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That next-gen antenna? It may be printed right onto your shirt

Using an exotic form of carbon called graphene, researchers print antennas on paper and other materials with a process that could bring network links to many cheap devices.

By May 19, 2015

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Tesla's Elon Musk introduces 'beautiful' money-saving home battery backup system

The Powerwall for homes and Powerpack for businesses can store energy from solar panels and help you save on energy bills.

By April 30, 2015

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Apple aiming to go all green in China manufacturing

Right now 87 percent of Apple's global operations run on renewable energy. But its goal is 100 percent and converting China manufacturers will be key to getting there.

By May 11, 2015

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Tesla diversifies its product line with home battery back-up

The Powerwall battery back-up system, introduced by Tesla Motors, can store electricity generated by solar panels or taken from the grid during off-peak hours, then power appliances and devices in a home.

By May 1, 2015

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Tata Steel partnership yields solar girders

Dyesol solar panels incorporated into steel girders through research partnership.

By June 22, 2011