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Huffing and puffing won't blow these straw homes down 1m35s

Huffing and puffing won't blow these straw homes down

A UK construction firm is selling straw-insulated homes, which engineers at the University of Bath who developed the idea say offer vastly reduced energy bills to customers, as well as encapsulating CO2 and utilising unused wheat by-product. Matthew Stock reports. Credit to Reuters.

SpaceX crew capsule conducts dramatic abort test 2m41s

SpaceX crew capsule conducts dramatic abort test

SpaceX successfully launched its Dragon 2 capsule from a Cape Canaveral pad at 9am ET on May 6th, 2015. During the launch, crews managed to successfully test the capsule's crucial abort system. It is expected that the spacecraft will take astronauts to the International Space Station starting in 2017. Credit to 'NASA' and 'SpaceX'.