How 5G Cell Service Could Hurt Weather Forecasts

[♪ INTRO] For all that we complain about weather forecasts, they’re actually pretty amazing. A 5-day forecast today is about as reliable as a 24-hour forecast was in 1980. It’s not just about the convenience of having your umbrella, either. Good weather forecasts save lives. Hurricane forecasts, for example, can give people days instead of […]

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This Texan cattle rancher is turning to wind power | Pioneers For Our Planet

Somebody asked me ‘what does a wind generator sound like?’ and I said, ‘It sounds like money to me’. I’m a conservative Republican and… I absolutely love the environment I love renewable energy. Texas is still the wild west of wind. You can come out here as an entrepreneur or big company stake out a […]

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GCP Fundamentals – Google Cloud Platform Fundamentals: Core Infrastructure #1

Hi. I’m Brian Rice from the Google Cloud training team. In this course, my colleagues and I are going to introduce you to Google Cloud Platform. GCP offers four main kinds of services: compute, storage, big data and machine learning. This course focuses mostly on the first two together with the topic of networking. After […]

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Transforming Air Into Pure Drinking Water Is Finally Possible, Here’s How

Deserts are not particularly welcoming environments, and yet at least hundred million people live in desert regions around the world, according to the UN. They have to make due with less than 25 cm of rainfall each year, and for many, even that miniscule water supply is under threat as climate change is making dry […]

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5 Creepy Weather Phenomena That Shouldn’t Be Allowed

[INTRO ♪] Over the years, we’ve talked about some weird weather here on SciShow— from red sprites to thundersnow to spider rain or murderous fogs. But all that still hardly scratches the surface of how weird weather can get. From blood rain to volcanic tornadoes, here are five more kinds of weird, wacky, wonderful and […]

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This New Tech Could Revolutionize How We Store Renewable Energy

In a world in desperate need to go carbon-free, solar, wind, and renewables are the future. But our present ability to store their excess energy falls short. In fact, most of the time, that power goes missing. Of the many solutions swirling around, air—or rather, compressed air— seems to be sweeping some in the energy […]

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