Nissan has revealed its Townpod Electric Vehicle concept, a sort of larger, more amorphous take on the Cube and Leaf. Singularly Japanese in feel, the Townpod is intended to bridge the world of private and commercial vehicles.
A Chinese rocket carrying a probe destined for the Moon has blasted into space. The rocket will shoot the craft into the trans-lunar orbit, after which the satellite is expected to reach the Moon in about five days.
MSNBC: Astronomers say they have found the first planet beyond our solar system that has just the right size and locale to sustain life as we know it, only 20 light-years from Earth.
År 2008 lanserade Google en uppfinnartävling för att uppmuntra till innovationer med potential att förändra världen. 150 000 förslag kom in och nyligen utsågs företaget Schweeb till en av fem vinnare.
Mazlan Othman, a Malaysian astrophysicist, is set to be tasked with co-ordinating humanity’s response if and when extraterrestrials make contact.
Tiny spy cameras allow you to see some of the world’s most magnificent birds in flight. Watch this video to learn how the fastest bird on the planet.
By the end of 2012, the Japan-based automaker Toyota is set to introduce six new hybrid models, two of which will be in the Lexus luxury brand, and four as Toyota models.
At the Nordic Exceptional Trendshop 2010, in Denmark, urban agriculture went to the next level. A collaboration with NASA launched urban agriculture out of this world, and into the future.
This Saturday night people will be gathering in groups around the world to examine Earth’s nearest celestial neighbor as part of the first ever International Observe the Moon Night.
NASA needs to evolve for the future, not get stuck in the past, the agency’s deputy chief said this week.
Solar radiation account for most of the available renewable energy on Earth. Only a minuscule fraction of the available solar energy is used. But there are solutions.
A solar Stirling Engine takes advantage of the fact that concentrated sunlight is a fantastic heat source, and as such can be used to generate electricity more efficiently than photovoltaic solar panels