Creating a Sun-Powered Death Ray

Kevin Moore and Grant Reynolds from What Could Possibly Go Wrong? on the Science Channel attempted to create a focused beam of light hot enough to melt bronze. To accomplish this goal, they will only use the lenses of old projection TV’s and the abundant light of the sun. Watch the video below.

Jet Powered Body Board by Kymera

The Kymera electric powered body board is powered by a lithium-ion battery pack that will allow the rider to zip across the waves for around an hour, also comes with a solar charging station to help refuel the board. Retail price for the Kymera is currently set around $5,000, but Woods hopes that an increase in demand will… Continue reading Jet Powered Body Board by Kymera

The World’s Largest Solar Powered Boat

The world’s largest solar powered boat arrived in the central town of Nha Trang, Vietnam last Monday on its world tour, with four crew members from France, Switzerland and Germany. The Swiss designed, German built “Turanor Planet Solar” is powered by over 5,380 square feet of solar paneling. The panels power two electric motors, which can… Continue reading The World’s Largest Solar Powered Boat