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Body Powered City

Could our bodies be used to power a city? A very interesting question that is entertained on the website HOW STUFF WORKS. Check out this very obsessive description of the possibility of our own bodies powering cities. It’s an unusual…

HYPERCELL: Self-awareness and Reconfigurability

Cosku Cinkiliç, Ahmed Shokir, Pavlina Vardoulaki, Houzhe Xu are a team of students from the Design Research Laboratory in London. Under the guidance of Theodore Spyropoulos and with the assistance of Mustafa El Sayed they have developed an architectural construction system. This new system is responsive, dynamic…

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ALGAE POWER EXHIBIT

The humble algae is a ubiquitous plant form, often ignored by people on beaches and seen as an ventolin online pharmacy annoyance. Now it is being discovered that photosynthetic algae is able to ‘eat’ excess CO2 in the atmosphere. In…

Evaporation Energy

The Earth’s water cycle is based on evaporation. It is arguably the most common form of energy transfer. Evaporation as a power source has yet to be tapped. Now, one Columbia University laboratory is seeking to change this situation. The…

LightSail Solar Sail

The Planetary Society’s LightSail craft, is helping to test solar sail technology. Its recent launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida was not without problems! Two days after launch, LightSail went off-line due to a software glitch. Then…

BIOMIMETICS

Engineers and researchers looking for the next big thing are turning more than ever to their own ‘backyards’ for inspiration. When contemporary scientists look at Nature’s inherent solutions, they often come cross entirely new approaches to solve problems. The list…

Transparent Solar Cells Realized

To our knowledge, this is the first fully-transparent solar-cell. Now, scientific researcher Richard Lunt believes that transparent solar-panels will be able to take a strong position within the solar energy market. It sounds paradoxical. If PV panels are transparent, then…

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History of Energy Infographics

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Energy Independence at Kaštela

The Energy Cooperative Kaštela is attempting to encourage local communities to use renewable energy. The primary school Ostrog from Kaštela has become an energy cooperative member in an attempt to create the first energy independent school. This year they conducted…