Wind Tree

‘Wind Tree’ Proves the ‘Silent Wind turbine’ Oxymoron False

Wind Tree, as we can guess from the name, is a wind turbine that looks like a tree. But, that is just a speck...

Nanologix turns urine to electricity

Everyone agrees hydrogen is a wonderful fuel to use, whether in fuel cells or normal engines, as the exhaust is pure water. However, there...
NLiteN 2D-Lux - The Smartest LED Light on the Planet?

NLiteN 2D-Lux LED Bulb Puts Conventional Bulbs to Shame

A couple of weeks ago, we talked about a new LED bulb that, thanks to unique manufacturing, is one of the cheapest and most-efficient...

New Korean Li-Ion Battery Lasting 8 Times More

South Korean professor Jaephil Cho (and, of course, a team of his students) from Hanyung University have developed a lithium-ion battery that lasts eight times longer than the actual models do. Quantumsphere, on the other hand, presented last september a Li-Ion battery with a new that lasts five times more than traditional ones.

Air Filter That Sensibly Increases Engine Power and MPG Patented by Romanian Engineer

Corneliu Birtok-Baneasa, a Romanian engineer, has invented a groundbreaking air filter that decreases the fuel consumption by 10 to 15 percent and  raises an...

New Process Allows Faster, Cheaper, and Greener Conversion of Organic Wastes into Renewables

Agricultural products and woods have been used as renewable sources of biofuel and various chemicals, which are essential for producing biodegradable plastics, medicine, and...

Dutch Designer Extracts Smog Particles, Turns Them into Jewelry

Air pollution in the Chinese capital of Beijing is becoming a major disaster. Cutting down emissions from traffic and industry is no longer sufficient,...

Magic Sticker Makes Solar Cells Up to 12 Percent More Powerful

Genie Lens Technologies has developed the easiest solution yet: a sticker that applied to the solar cell, will direct the incoming light onto the light-sensitive surface, greatly reducing reflections and improving the efficiency.
Power Paper

‘Power Paper’ – Story Of A Paper That Can Store Electricity

Power Paper, created by the researchers of Sweden’s Linköping University, is showing an outstanding ability in storing energy, which can later be used to recharge...

3D-Printed Mushroom Brained Robot Detects Harmful Gases

Life Guardian is a cyborg that integrates a 3D printed mechanical part and a living part: a mushroom. The biological part determines and modifies...