Goodbye, fluorescent light bulbs: New lighting technology won't flicker, shatter or burn out
Say goodbye to that annoying buzz created by overhead fluorescent light bulbs in your office. Scientists at Wake Forest University have developed a flicker-free, shatterproof alternative for large-scale lighting.
Organic mega flow battery promises breakthrough for renewable energy
A team of Harvard scientists and engineers has demonstrated a new type of battery that could fundamentally transform the way electricity is stored on the grid, making power from renewable energy sources such ...
Goodbye, Bunny Ears: Future Antennas May be Flat
Immaterial display allows viewers to handle 3D images in air
Light from a water bottle could brighten millions of poor homes (w/ video)
New type of home furnace to be introduced
There's a new fad starting, which might eventually prove to be more a revolution than a fad: an efficient furnace that also generates electricity.
Student's flashlight works by body heat, not batteries
Taiwanese Researchers Introduce Blink of the Eye Transmission Speed System On A Chip
Rice's single-pixel camera takes high-res images
For all their ease and convenience, there are few things more wasteful than digital cameras. They're loaded with pricy microprocessors that chew through batteries at a breakneck pace, crunching millions of ...
Solar Plane to Fly Continuously Around Mars
HydroPak Fuel Cell Could Replace Generators, Batteries
Focus images instantly with Adobe’s computational photography
Backpack straps harvest energy to power electronics
Coal-to-diesel breakthrough could drastically cut oil imports
Professor Alan Goldman and his Rutgers team in collaboration with researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed a way to convert carbon sources, such as coal to diesel fuel. This important ...