Category: Earth and cosmos

green issues, geology, geography, space, astronomy

Crowded Everest

Like wow! I did see this yesterday but in a bigger pic now – would you do that? Is it any safer now than in Hillary’s and Tensing’s day? https://www.outsideonline.com/2397164/everest-summit-traffic-jam [H/T Chuckles]

Time to install your frigid panels

Calculations made after the diode created electricity showed that, when atmospheric effects are taken into consideration, the current device can theoretically generate almost 4 watts per square meter, roughly one million times what the group’s device generated and enough to help power…

STEVE

This is one of these BS acronyms: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/what-is-steves-in-the-sky STEVEs aren’t plaid-clad dudes with dreams of flight, but rather a celestial phenomenon that illuminates the sky with an enormous crescent of mauve light and an accompanying row of dashes of lime-green…