Day: April 2, 2018

Certain Doom or Power Boom? Lockheed Developing Mini Fusion Reactor

Certain Doom or Power Boom? Lockheed Developing Mini Fusion Reactor © Flickr/ Pierre J.Tech22:36 02.04.2018(updated 22:42 02.04.2018) Get short URL102 Lockheed Martin is developing a new nuclear fusion reactor like no other. The US defense contractor says that the reactor is no bigger than a shipping container, but could power 80,000 homes. What once was […]

Late-winter storms ease California’s dive back into drought

Storms hitting at the end of California’s rainy season have eased the state’s plunge back into drought. Water officials trekked to the Sierra Nevada on Monday to measure the late-winter snowpack. Runoff from the snow historically supplies about a third of the state’s water supply. Snow survey chief Frank Gehrke says he measured 32.1 inches […]