Solar Impulse is in the air, and has been flying for 12 hours gathering solar energy from its 12,000 solar panels affixed to its massive wings.
Your humble correspondent had a few minutes with Bertrand Piccard, the lead of the Solar Impulse project and the first man to circumnavigate the Earth in a hot air balloon.
Here is my interview with Piccard, giving the latest. (as of 1800, 7June10.)Continue reading “Solar Impulse: Interview with Bertrand Piccard”