NOKIA’s Prototype Device Charges Cell Phones Using Sound

Powering your cell phone with sound is no longer the crazy idea that Korean Researchers decided to pursue some years ago. It is now...

DIY: How to Build the Simplest Electric Motor in Your Kitchen (video)

Electric motors have simple designs, are easy to operate and have a great resistance to various environments. That's why they are to be chosen as alternative to internal combustion engines. This is a trivial experiment showing how you can feel you made a real electric motor yourself. Just for fun.

Indonesian Kinetic Energy Harvesting Device Claims Getting 150 W

A team of students led by Harus Laksana Guntur, an engineering lecturer at the Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS) in East Java capital Surabaya have developed a mobile kinetic energy charger that can charge your cellphone every time you move. Unlike a battery or solar charger, this new cellphone charger uses the user's energy to reload mobile phones.

Scientists Produce Solid Hydrogen Superconductor

A study published in journal Science yesterday claims that for the first time in the history of mankind, solid hydrogen exists on earth. This solid...
Nissan LEAF Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Will be Tested on Japan's Roads and Highways

Nissan Leaf Granted Permit to Test Semi-Autonomous Vehicles on Japan’s roads

By 2020, Nissan expects to have fully-autonomous vehicles on the road but, in order to do that, Nissan will have to prove that they...
World-Record-Setting Electric Vehicle and Team

World Record Electric Vehicle Ran 808mi on a Single Charge

On of the first complaints you might hear when considering an electric vehicle is limited range, but how much of that is our own...
Switchgrass Heading North to Make Biofuel

Research to Boost Biofuel Capacity of Switchgrass – Michigan State University

As a biofuel feedstock, switchgrass is fairly well-suited to the task of carbon sequestration, but it could be even better, says Michigan State University...
Utility Vehicle - Basis for EV Prototype

Ohio State Proves Their All-Wheel-Steering EV Prototype is Maneuverable and Safe

Most on-road vehicles today use only the front wheels to steer. Four-wheel steering is usually limited to heavy equipment, monster trucks, and off-road vehicles...

Kinetic Energy Harvesting Closer to Ideal Thanks to New Zealand Scientists

Wouldn't it be great if we can charge any electronic device that we carry as we walk to work, without having to carry fancy...
Iron, Produced some 13,500 Times More than Platinum, Discovered to be Excellent (and Cheap) Hydrogen Fuel Electrolytic Catalyst

Hydrogen Fuel Generation – Breakthrough Catalyst Investigated in India

Hydrogen fuel used in hydrogen fuel cells, as a replacement for natural gas, or even in an internal combustion engine, burns clean and emits...