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Jul 22, 2014 09:49 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
A completely new structure heats water and turns it into steam. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2014 01:54 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Part civic building, part sculpture, the landmark project represents the lotus in three stages of bloom. Continue reading →
Jun 26, 2014 04:20 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
The ginormous GIGAbay plane would also feature hybrid engines, greater efficiency, fewer emissions and less noise. Continue reading →
Jun 20, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Eliza Strickland, IEEE Spectrum
Two MIT engineers have designed a better reactor, one that deals with the industry's biggest problems: waste and safety.
Jun 4, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Antony Ingram, Green Car Reports
Scientists have wound carbon nanotube composite yarns around lithium-ion battery fibers and woven them into cotton fiber to create a battery.
Jun 3, 2014 05:08 AM ET
Nuclear power may bring with it tons of efficiencies, but as in most things, there's no free lunch. It also makes waste, and weekly curbside collection just won't cut it for this class of garbage.
May 13, 2014 12:36 PM ET
Tara reports on some astonishing news about how researchers created kerosene from water.
May 9, 2014 02:36 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
You think two people can’t make a difference? Just take a look at Sandpoint, Id., couple Julie and Scott Brusaw. She works as a counselor and he works as an electrical engineer. Julie wondered why couldn’t someone just turn all … Continue reading →
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