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A Solar-Powered Future

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Justine Murphy, Contributing Editor, [email protected]

Solar panels and other solar-powered devices are fueling the future, with new applications being developed all the time. Those finding solar power success include cameras, lights, sensors and even some household appliances. And now – airplanes? Imagine relying on solar power to run an entire airplane. It’s a mind-boggling concept, but one that has become a reality. Swiss pilot André Borschberg is on a mission to fly the Solar Impulse 2 around the world, relying solely on solar power. He recently completed the longest leg of the journey – over the Pacific Ocean...Read full article

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