Charcoal, an Abundant Hydrogen Catalyst?

Cheap Hydrogen Catalyst Found in Charcoal, But…

If we're ever to move into clean and convenient hydrogen power, we need to find a clean and efficient way to generate hydrogen fuel. The...

Scientists Using Microwaves to Turn Waste Motor Oil Into Usable Fuel

British scientists from the University of Cambridge have developed a method of converting waste motor oil into diesel to be used in any diesel engine. By using microwaves and a specially-designed material, they burn the oil in the absence of oxygen, a process called pyrolysis.
Stereographic Image of Graphene Modeled in Paper - Still Not as Cool as the Real Thing

Saltwater Graphene Generator Discovered

Scientists and researchers are still coming up with ways to use graphene, perhaps the greatest wünder-material in recent memory. Graphene, an atom-thick single-layer two-dimensional lattice...

Scientists Prove Net-Zero Homes Are Not Only a Futuristic Dream

If anybody tells you that having a net-zero energy home is impossible, do not trust them. They either live in denial or are simply...

City CarShare DASH Adds Thirty Scion iQ EV to Car-Sharing Fleet in Northern California

Business owners with a green streak, those located at Hacienda in Pleasanton, California, specifically, will be happy to note that City CarShare has added...

Make Free Electricity by Pouring Water from a Can

Of all the science stuff I've ever seen, this free electricity experiment has caught my eyes and is by far the most simple and interesting....
Graphene Has Very Unique Properties

Graphene and Monolayers For More Efficient Solar Cells

With all the talk about nanomaterials making up more efficient solar cells, most of the focus has been on graphene and its unique properties....
AlerioSupermileage 2015winner

Student-Made 2098 mpg Car Won the SAE Supermileage Competition

2098 mpg is the mileage achieved by the Quebec's Laval University team, which won the SAE Supermileage competition, this year. Living in an age of impending climate...

New Invention: Bacteria Eating CO2 From The Atmosphere

A scientist who mapped his genome and the genetic diversity of the oceans said Thursday he is creating a life form that feeds on...

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...