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The Outer Solar System: 5 Things We Know

Between the Pluto flyby of New Horizons and the funding of lightsails by Yuri Milner, the last few years have been full of information and wonder in deep space astronomy.


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Austin: The Epicenter of the Next Big Solar Boom

Austin has already earned the nickname “Silicon Hills” for its dense population of high-tech companies, including Dell, IBM, Advanced Micro Devices, Apple, AT&T, Flextronics, Freescale Semiconductor, National Instruments, 3M Corporation


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Is Solar Finally Ready Get Us Off the Grid – For Good?

First, this picture: Via In 1962, Everett Rodgers, a professor of communication studies, published a book with the scintillating title of Diffusion of Innovations. Borrowing jargon used to describe