Category: Around The World

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    1284 New Planets Discovered

    On Tuesday, May 10, NASA, the American agency for space programs and research announces their biggest discovery of new exoplanets in history. 1284 new planets were detected by the Kepler telescope which more than doubles the previous tally. Moreover, the agency found out that nine of those planets could potentially be habitable due to conditions which would […]

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    Germany Paid People To Use Renewable Energy

    Thanks to a very sunny and windy midday on sunday Germany’s wind, solar and hydro plants were supplying around 87% of the power being consumed in the country. The power prices went negative for a few hours, so people got paid for consuming electricity. By 2050 Germany is planning to supply only renewable energy. In 2015 […]