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Formula One Aerodynamics Will Make Grocery Stores Save Energy
Formula One Aerodynamics Will Make Grocery Stores Save Energy

25 Apr 2015, 13:03 UTC / Williams Advanced Engineering, a division of Williams Formula One team, is working on a new aerodynamic device that will be used in supermarkets

 
AlcoStop Uses Sensors to Stop Drunk Drivers from Turning the Engine On
AlcoStop Uses Sensors to Stop Drunk Drivers from Turning the Engine On

24 Apr 2015, 16:54 UTC / Drinking and driving is obviously one of the things that puts a lot of lives in danger. We all know it, but there are still a lot of accidents caused by it

 
Portuguese Company Announces First Successful Internet-Beaming Drone Flight
Portuguese Company Announces First Successful Internet-Beaming Drone Flight

11 Apr 2015, 18:48 UTC / One of their most important projects is the SkyOrbiter LA25 platform, a device that was designed to stay in low atmospheric orbit for prolonged periods

 
NASA Just Patented a Metal that Turns Heat into Electricity, Will Change the Auto Industry
NASA Just Patented a Metal that Turns Heat into Electricity, Will Change the Auto Industry

9 Apr 2015, 14:25 UTC / Imagine you're driving a hybrid that is able to use the waste heat from your engine in order to create electricity which it sends back into the car

 
Halfbike Sort of Reinvents the Wheel, Will Awake Your Natural Instinct to Move
Halfbike Sort of Reinvents the Wheel, Will Awake Your Natural Instinct to Move

8 Apr 2015, 18:24 UTC / With the Halfbike you’re supposed to become some sort of a standing rider while using it is supposed to bring you closer to natural walking

 
Environmentalist Start-Up Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees per Year with Drones
Environmentalist Start-Up Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees per Year with Drones

7 Apr 2015, 11:23 UTC / The company estimates that a properly-equipped drone could plant at a rate of 10 seeds pods per minute, which would sum up to about 36,000 trees in a day

 
The Navy Is Working on a Flying Submarine Drone, and It’s Scary
The Navy Is Working on a Flying Submarine Drone, and It’s Scary

2 Apr 2015, 09:39 UTC / Tests have been running for some time now, and the latest version of Flimmer the Navy is “playing” with is an aerodynamic fish called the Flying WANDA

 
China Wants to Harvest Green Energy from Outer Space and Send It on Earth
China Wants to Harvest Green Energy from Outer Space and Send It on Earth

31 Mar 2015, 15:13 UTC / The power station was designed as a super spacecraft on a geosynchronous orbit equipped with giant solar panels. It will generate energy and beam to Earth

 
Will Bionic Ants Replace the Future’s Factory Workers?
Will Bionic Ants Replace the Future’s Factory Workers?

31 Mar 2015, 12:43 UTC / The artificial ants thus demonstrate how autonomous individual components can solve a complex task together working as an overall networked system

 
Scientists Created a Terminator-like Transformable Machine that Eats Metal to Shift Shape
Scientists Created a Terminator-like Transformable Machine that Eats Metal to Shift Shape

30 Mar 2015, 09:45 UTC / Chinese researchers found a liquid metal that basically eats substances and then propels itself like a self-fueled motor

 
Lightweight Swarm of RC Butterflies Are so Real You Can't Make the Difference – Video
Lightweight Swarm of RC Butterflies Are so Real You Can't Make the Difference – Video

28 Mar 2015, 15:23 UTC / These groundbreaking RC combine the ultralight construction of artificial insects with coordinated flying behavior in collective

 
The Future's Wind-Powered Commuter Ferry Saves 40% of Fuel
The Future's Wind-Powered Commuter Ferry Saves 40% of Fuel

27 Mar 2015, 14:42 UTC / The area of the wings - nearly 3,000 square feet- will catch up to 72,000 pounds of wind force. They will be equipped with GPS systems and vessl data recorders

 
Facebook Just Successfully Completed Its First Internet-Beaming Drone Flight in UK
Facebook Just Successfully Completed Its First Internet-Beaming Drone Flight in UK

26 Mar 2015, 17:26 UTC / Zuckerberg says the final design of this huge drones will have a wingspan greater than a Boeing 737 but will weigh less than a car

 
Boeing Just Patented an Actual Independence Day Force Field
Boeing Just Patented an Actual Independence Day Force Field

24 Mar 2015, 10:24 UTC / it does that by heating a selected region of the first fluid medium rapidly in order to create a second, transient medium that intercepts the shockwave

 
European Trefecta Could Be the Ultimate High Performance E-Bike
European Trefecta Could Be the Ultimate High Performance E-Bike

18 Mar 2015, 09:52 UTC / Dubbed Trefecta, the futuristic looking e-bike combines high-end technology, lightweight materials and ground breaking engineering

 
NASA’s Plans for a Cleaner Future Involves an Experimental Wing Running on Electricity
NASA’s Plans for a Cleaner Future Involves an Experimental Wing Running on Electricity

17 Mar 2015, 14:37 UTC / The Space Administration is currently testing an experimental 18-engine electric concept wing that, if proven successful, will be mounted on future airplanes

 
Slovakian Flying Car to Reach the Market in 2017, Future Models Will Be Autonomous
Slovakian Flying Car to Reach the Market in 2017, Future Models Will Be Autonomous

16 Mar 2015, 10:38 UTC / Possibly one of the most important things the Slovakia businessman announced in Austin is the fact that AeroMobil will soon enough start testing autonomous cars

 
Scientists Develop Flexible Clothes that Harness Human-Produced Electricity
Scientists Develop Flexible Clothes that Harness Human-Produced Electricity

15 Mar 2015, 08:03 UTC / A team of scientists from Korea and Australia has reported they are working on a first durable, flexible cloth that harnesses human motion to generate energy

 
Startup Building Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Says The First Track Will Be Ready Next Year
Startup Building Elon Musk’s Hyperloop Says The First Track Will Be Ready Next Year

26 Feb 2015, 17:16 UTC / Envisioned by Elon Musk, the Hyperloop idea is currently a project several start-ups are looking into. Hyperloop Technologies could be the first to make it

 
World's First Wind-Powered Drone Could Eventually Stay Up Forever
World's First Wind-Powered Drone Could Eventually Stay Up Forever

24 Feb 2015, 18:18 UTC / A Newport Beach, California-based new company named XAir is claiming they have found a way of to create a UAE robot that could fly forever