Monday, October 26, 2009

Roof-top Wind turbine

This new wind turbine will set on the top of your roof, and should be quiet enough not to bother the neighbors.
Full Story (Via Inhabitat)

2D Hyperlens for Sound Waves

This is very cool because we will be able to "see" things using sound that are too small to be seen with visible light, like a very detailed ultra-sound.
Full Story (Via

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Why Lotus Leaves Stay Dry

By applying this new understanding, we will be able to make better water-proof clothing, as well as non-sticking textiles, self-cleaning optics and drag-reducing hulls.
Full Story (Via EurekAlert!)

Better Control of Nanowires

This could mean new and better LEDs or transistors, as well as improved storage capacities for batteries.
Full Story (Via University of Pennsylvania)

Yamaha Has a New Electric Motorcycle

Although it is only a concept vehicle, I think I would buy an electric motor cycle with this much style.
Full Story (Via Inhabitat)

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Honda U3-X - a Japanese take on the Segway

This does look fun.

Big Dog Robot

It just keeps getting better and better. Amazing!

Monday, October 19, 2009

Dirt-Powered Fuel Cell

I am always glad to see simple inexpensive way to create electricity.
Full Story (Via Inhabitat)

Thursday, October 15, 2009

JetLev Promo

A great new Toy!