(Natural News) In order to conserve land, researchers proposed an alternative location for space-intensive solar energy farms. They wanted to set up floating solar photovoltaic arrays on the surfaces of the thousands of artificial reservoirs that pro
Technology...As a means of encouraging the automotive industry's shift towards sustainability, Toyota is granting royalty-free licenses on almost 24,000 of their electric and hybrid vehicle technology.
Gases Are in the Air...These color-changing threads of fabric could become a brilliant new form of protection for workers and employees who work in close proximity to dangerous gases.
Back in 2014, we first heard about UK firm Faradair's proposed Bio-Electric-Hybrid-Aircraft (BEHA, for short) it was touted it as being one of the world's most environmentally-friendly airplanes. The company has now announced plans for a small BE
America's major RV makers have been slowly complementing larger products with light, versatile small trailers, but startups continue to lead the way when it comes to innovating smart, stylish teardrop trailers and small caravans. California's Polydro
As any electric vehicle owner will explain, the higher purchase price of an EV is partially offset by the savings on fuel and maintenance, and for many buyers, by federal and state incentives. Tesla has always emphasized this fact - when you order
Sarcos Robotics has been awarded a contract by the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) to deliver a pre-production version of its Guardian™ XO® ("XO") full-body, autonomously powered robotic exoskeleton.
If and when the Gateway outpost is deployed in 2023, it will need an airlock to get any useful work done, so ESA is working on a new egress point for scientific experiments for the cislunar manned laboratory. Based on two independent approaches by Ai
a computer capable of a quintillion calculations per second...Intel said on Monday that it would build the US's most powerful supercomputer, so fast that it could process 1 quintillion -- 1 billion times 1 billion, or 1,000,000,000,000,000,000 -- c
A German research team has prototyped an extraordinary heating/cooling system that stresses and unloads nickel-titanium "muscle wires" to create heated and cooled air at twice the efficiency of a heat pump or three times the efficiency of an air cond
Long known for its Go and Go-Easy gear-hauling tent trailers, SylvanSport has debuted its first hard-sided trailer at this week's RVX show. Like the Go trailers, the all-new Vast is a dual-purpose toy-hauler/camper, only this trailer packs even more
It wasn't long ago when we learned of a nifty patent filed by Rivian. The automaker's patent envisions a modular system for its R1T electric pickup truck.
Jack Skopinski's rivet-packing electric trikes and four-wheelers like to tilt. It's become something of a signature for EV4 machines over the years.
How much more fun could drones be if you got fiddly hand controllers out of the way and flew them with your mind?
Synthetic, sound-silencing structures--acoustic metamaterials can block 94% of sounds. This ring of materials will be able to make vacuum cleaners, air conditioners, fans and other devices and products much quieter.
Traditionally, welding has been limited to materials that share similar properties, so it's tough to make even aluminum and steel join forces. But now, scientists from Heriot-Watt University are claiming a breakthrough method that can weld together m
A new high-tech fiber that combines the elasticity of rubber with the strength of a metal has been developed by US scientists. (Video)
A coalition of some of the biggest brands on the planet just awarded $1 million to 12 companies trying to build a cup that's easy to recycle. Here are the finalists.
The newly-announced Theta Z1 is packed with features that make it an exciting addition to the photography world.
What are all the products that Elon Musk actually invented or brought to life? For starters, there's Teslaquila but I bet you don't know all 10!
Our world will change dramatically over the next few years. This podcast talks about those changes.
Before Samsung's big event today, just about anyone who's been paying even a little attention knew that it was planning to announce its foldable smartphone.
FORRES, SCOTLAND -- Orbex, a United Kingdom-based rocket startup, just unveiled part of its new Prime small-satellite launcher, which the company hopes will be lofting spacecraft into low-Earth orbit from the north of Scotland at a rate of one a mon
After facilitating a successful crowdfunding campaign in 2016, a floating vacuum for ocean pollution is sucking up hundreds of pounds of litter around the world.
This latest scientific breakthrough from China could bring cheap, clean drinking water to people around the world. Earlier this month, scientists from Yangzhou University developed a water system that used sunlight and 2D materials to purify water
We all know that sitting in an economy class seat on an airplane is murder on your back, your legs, and your sanity. But a new concept developed for the airplane manufacturer Airbus claims to be able to ease your aches and pains through a smart texti
truck fleet....Please consider Self-Driving Truck Tech Startup TuSimple Raises $95 Million in New Funding.
When salt is removed from seawater in desalination plants, the byproduct is – not surprisingly – a lot of highly-concentrated salty brine. Ordinarily, this is just dumped back into the sea, which can harm the environment. Thanks to a new treatmen
The new material is made of two synthetic materials that combine with carbon nanotubes to regulate your temperature all the time.