Four African Teenagers Create Generator that Runs on Pee

January 28, 2013


What whether human waste, what’s left after our bodies extract energy-producing nutrients from our food and drink, could itself be transformed into…

Volkswagen Introduces a Diesel Hybrid SUV

January 24, 2013


Perhaps the most interesting of the new vehicles unveiled at this year’s North American worldly Auto Show (NAIAS) is a new midsize SUV from Vol…

Finding the Green Cars at NAIAS 2013

January 14, 2013


The environmental focus from the past few years of car design and marketing has largely evaporated in this year’s North American worldly Auto S…

Temperature Extremes In Both Hemispheres

January 12, 2013


Recently, there have been a couple of extreme climate effects noted. Record high temperatures have made the news on two continents in the northern a…

​FIPEL Lights May Offer Alternative to LED

January 5, 2013


LEDs may seem to be the peak of efficient lighting technology, but they aren’t perfect, and that doesn’t mean that other technologies are…