The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive. The winner of the competition is the team that best blends affordability, consumer appeal, and design excellence with optimal energy production and maximum efficiency.
The first Solar Decathlon was held in 2002 and the competition has occurred biennially since then. This year’s U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon will take place October 8–18, 2015, at the [...]
When museums announce that they are waiving admission fees on a specific day, that is a great time to experience the museum. When 20 Southern California museums join together to offer a free admission day, that’s called Museum-Free-For-All and it’s happening on Saturday, January 25, 2014.
The museums will open their doors and invite visitors free of charge.
In an effort to present the arts and culture to the diverse and myriad communities in [...]