MarkWhittington writes: "Shimizu, a Japanese company, has announced a scheme to turn the Moon into a giant solar collector. Using a concept first developed by Dr. David Criswell of the University of Houston, Shimizu proposes to circle the lunar equator with solar panels, using local materials, and beam the energy collected to receiving stations on Earth."
It isn't easy being the parent of a six-year-old. However, it's a pretty small
price to pay for having somebody around the house who understands computers.