Fuel Cells: Myths and Facts

fuel cell

Like you, we are always on the lookout for sustainable energy sources. Fuel cells convert hydrogen (the fuel) to electricity without combustion (burning).  Many first convert natural gas to hydrogen and then convert the hydrogen to electricity:     Our world is primed to use them as clean, economically-viable power sources. Since today just happens to […]

TWT S1 E1: Park of the Future

TWT Show Stories Brock Environmental Center

If you haven’t heard of renewable energy sources, watt are you even doing? The first episode of Tomorrow’s World Today focuses on finding a good source of energy to power the ‘Park of the Future’, an educational and inspirational park project the showrunners are working on. For their research, Tamara Krinsky headed to Phipps Conservatory, […]

Earth’s Superpower- Geothermal Energy!

Geothermal energy plant

Science pop quiz! What temperature is the Earth’s core? The answer is a cozy 10,800 degrees Fahrenheit. For comparison’s sake, the highest recorded temperature on Earth’s surface was 134°F in Death Valley in 1913. Next question: What is it called when we harness that heat for ourselves? If your answer was “geothermal energy,” you’re absolutely […]