Facebook is building a helicopter to help deliver internet access in emergencies

After building a solar-powered plane to help deliver internet access nearly two years ago, Facebook is once again building another aircraft to deploy the internet — this time, in the form of a helicopter.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/19/facebook-is-building-helicopter-to-help-deliver-internet-access-in-emergencies.html

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Solar plane will soar to 'edge of space'

A Swiss team unveiled the futuristic solar-powered plane on Wednesday which they say will be the first aircraft of its kind capable of carrying a pilot into the stratosphere.

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Giant spacecraft arrives at Jupiter on July 4

A spinning, solar-powered spacecraft as wide as a basketball court will arrive at Jupiter on July 4 to study the giant planet and to take the highest-resolution images of Jupiter in history.

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Solar-powered airplane lands in Pennsylvania

A solar-powered airplane has landed in Pennsylvania, about 17 hours after it took off from the Ohio hometown of America aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright.

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World's largest solar-powered computer

Touted by its creators as the “world’s largest solar-powered computer,” it could offer a quantum leap for development across rural Africa.

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India is now home to the world's first airport that runs entirely on solar power

If you thought that globetrotting solar-powered airplane was impressive, wait until you see the solar airport that India just finished building.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/08/20/india-is-now-home-to-world-first-airport-that-runs-entirely-on-solar-power/

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Facebook ready to test giant drone for Internet service

Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year for a solar-powered drone with a wingspan as big as a Boeing 737, in the next stage of its campaign to deliver Internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/30/facebook-ready-to-test-giant-drone-for-internet-service/

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Solar-powered plane takes off from Indian town to Myanmar on next leg of global trip

A solar-powered airplane on a round-the-world journey took off Thursday from the northern Indian town of Varanasi and was headed for its next stop in Myanmar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/03/19/solar-powered-plane-takes-off-from-indian-town-on-way-to-myanmar-on-next-leg/

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