Diffractive solar sails, depicted in this conceptual illustration, could enable missions to hard-to-reach places, like orbits over the Sun’s poles.
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The solar sail is propelled only by sunlight. Watch Bill Nye explains the science behind solar sails.
New ship with ‘EnergySails,’ harnesses at the same time solar and wind energy.
The Kathreen 45m long luxury sailing yacht, inspired by a swordfish, has two solid structured solar sails.
Aquila is a 50 meters conceptual sailing yacht, with solar sails.
LightSail revolutionary Solar Sailing Spacecraft project, now is gathering funds on Kickstarter.
This new 55ft (17m) P1 solar-powered concept boat, can transform into a sailing yacht.
Here comes the Sun! ESA’s new Sun-exploring mission Solar Orbiter lofted to space aboard the US Atlas V 411 rocket from NASA’s spaceport in Cape
Helios Solar Powered Sailing Yacht concept, developed for Young Designer of the Year 2015 contest, a 55-metres luxury yacht able to explore the world.
The Amplitude 311-foot superyacht concept has inflatable sails for fuel-efficient cruising.