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10 Reasons to have your own Network Attached Storage (NAS)

If you are one of those people constantly running out of space in their computer, here are ten reasons to consider owning your very own Network Attached Storage, or NAS.   It gives you freedom What if you could access all of ...

10 Serial Killers that Were Never Caught

This is a list of ten cold-blooded killers that sparked terror in the heart of their communities...and were never caught.   Jack the Ripper Jack the Ripper was the name given to an unknown killer who terrorized the London East ...

10 Music Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss

If you love listening to bands, then here are ten music festivals you don’t want to miss.   Sonar This electronic music festival takes place in the summer in Barcelona, Spain. It was first held in 1994, and is divided into two ...

The 10 Best Love Poems

She Walks in Beauty, Lord Byron (1788-1824) Considered many as the most romantic poem in all of the English literature, Byron’s words are hauntingly beautiful. The simple imagery of the woman’s charm and her undying elegance make this ...

Top 10 Reasons to Switch to Solar Energy

We can’t keep relying on fossil fuels Fossil fuels are a finite resource. With many growing economies, as well as the already existing large economies still burning huge amounts of fossil fuels, solar power provides a key source of ...

Top 10 Reasons Going Solar and Off-Grid Might Not Be Worth it

Going solo If you’re off-grid, this means that you have no connection to public grids providing electricity, with solar energy providing all your electrical energy needs. It’s important to remember being off-grid can also mean no access ...

Top 10 Reasons a Solar Water Heater Makes Sense

Water heating is the simplest application of solar energy Although water takes a lot of energy to heat up, the sun’s energy is free! Better yet, with the correct insulation and system design, you can store this heat quite effectively to ...

Top 10 Potential Issues with Switching to Solar Energy

You’re ready to put your chips on the table, but… Even if the benefits outweigh the costs overall, particularly when you look at the bigger picture, it’s always wise to know the potential problems. Initial costs can be high, weather can ...

Top 10 Things To Consider Before Buying a Solar-Powered Home

Buyer beware There are not that many pre-existing solar-powered houses on the market right now, so it’s not surprising that the duty is going to be mostly on you, the prospective buyer, to know the risks when you start your search for a ...

Top 10 Basic Controllers and Systems for Solar Water Heating

Basic components Collectors absorb sunlight and transform it into heat. Their mounting should be in an optimal location for receiving sunlight. The flow system guides the heated water to its destinations. A controller decides when to ...