Tag: internet

Why SpaceX is Making Starlink

This episode of Real Engineering is brought to you by Brilliant, a problem solving website that teaches you to think like an engineer. On the 24th of May, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket filled with 60 satellites into space. This marked the beginning of their ambitious new project called “Starlink” which aims to provide

Broadband issues in Gungahlin, ACT

This video is the next installment in telling the story of the broadband problems in Gungahlin. Russ Gillon has been a senasational advocate on behalf of the residents in that area about the ongoing broadband problems and I urge you to pay close attention to this video to gain a better understanding of of how

Rural Broadband – A Digital Divide

[50 Fascinating Facts by Pew Charitable Trusts] [ON SCREEN] 58% of rural Americans say access to high-speed internet is a problem in their area. ♪ [PATRICK] The Wind River Indian Reservation is very large. It’s 2.2 million acres and it’s about a good 80-mile radius. Houses are a mile apart. There’s more antelope than there