Nano-Antennae Combined with Atomic Layer Deposition

Nano-Antennae Promise 70% Solar Efficiency

Modern photovoltaic solar panels are not very efficient converting solar energy into electricity. They need to convert solar energy, which is inherently alternating current...
Summerhill Group's Contest in Toronto Teaches Commuters How to Curb Emissions and Win

Learn to Curb Emissions and Win Free Gas in Toronto, Canada

In an effort to educate consumers to curb emissions and the benefits of cleaner transportation, the Toronto nonprofit, Summerhill Group, is giving away free...

Monks apply space technology to make beer-brewing more sustainable

The monks of La Trappe Abbey brewery in the Netherlands decided to renovate their factory and achieve more sustainable use of water in the...
Jeremy Rowsell Explaining His Flight Plans Using Only Recycled-Plastic Fuel

Cessna Plane Runs on Fuel Derived from Recycled Plastic

In order to prove it, one Australian pilot, Jeremy Rowsell, is going to fly his Cessna from Sydney, Australia to London, England using only fuel derived from...

How to Build a Backyard Biogas Plant

Introduction The success or failure of any biogas plant mainly depends upon the quality of how it is constructed. To construct a good biogas plant,...

How to make electricity using your feet

I found an article about a man that built himself a pedal machine which has an alternator linked that charges a battery. He says...
Hybrid Solar Cell Generates Electricity from Light and Sound

Nanotech Hybrid Solar Cell Generates Electricity from Both Light and Sound

A new nanotech hybrid solar cell developed by Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology and Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea, generates electricity from light as...
Woolly mammoth de-extinction

Extinct Species Could Be Restored Thanks to New Technology

A team of researchers have mapped almost the entire genome sequence of two Siberian woolly mammoths, a step closer to the possibility of bringing...

Bacteria Colony Reacts with Seawater and Mud to Produce Electricity

Until now, scientists haven't been able to provide the reasons of just how bacteria generate electric networks that serve as long distance communication systems. They have known just that it can produce electric energy when mixed with seawater and mud, leading to the development of microbial fuel cells.

New Eco-Friendly Hydrogel Will Change the Biomedical Industry

Researchers from the Hokkaido University developed a material from hydrogel that can be used in biomaterials. This research, led by Professor Jian Ping Gong,...