MythBusters’ Bubble Bike Reduces Emissions and Boosts Fuel Efficiency

We've got to love the MythBusters on The Discovery Channel. These guys have the incredible ability to break all, OK maybe not all, but...

The Only Five Star Hotel in Gaza Was Constructed Using Adobe Bricks

Much imagination is required to envisage a five star hotel as part of Gaza’s ruins, particularly one constructed using adobe bricks. The building was...

New Cotton Fabric Absorbs 340% of Its Weight in Water

A revolutionary new treatment for cotton fabric may strengthen water collection efforts from mist or fog in in desert regions. This inexpensive treatment allows...

Seghal Foundation’s Innovative Recharge Well will Help Developing Countries

In rural India, access to clean drinking water is hard to come by. The country is the second most populated in the world, so that...

3D Printing Could Be Key to Sustainable Manufacturing

An inkjet printer creates a two-dimensional or planar figure using digital information of the desired output. Similarly, 3D printing creates a three-dimensional object, an...

How to build a levitation (lifter) device in 1 hour

The Lifter is an asymmetrical capacitor which uses High Voltage ( > 20KV ) to produce a thrust. The Lifter works without moving parts,...

IDT's Solar Powered TFT Proves Itself Cheaper and Greener

Integrated Digital Technologies Inc wants to start production of TFT displays that have solar cells embedded in them. The panels will be called "iScreen", i coming from Interactive.

SunPower Helps Sewage Treatment Plants Get Self Sustaining

Wastewater treatment plants are usually packed with industrial-sized aerators, pumps and other machines that usually use a lot of electricity from the grid. But SunPower Corp. developed a solar power system for the West Riverside Wastewater Treatment Plant in Corona, California that is able to generate one-megawatt of energy

How to Build a DIY Aeroelastic Flutter Energy Harvester

Aeroelastic flutter is the back and forth motion of an object caused by the air flow. An example is the shaking of a plane's...

Dutch Students Make Leather from Fruit Waste

Dutch students have developed a method to convert fruit and vegetable waste into "fruit leather", which can then be made into trendy handbags. Regardless of...