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Reducing stroke damage may be next for optical coherence tomography technology widely used in vision healthcare

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMon 4:16pm 137A new article reports on use of optical coherence tomography to obtain high-resolution images showing blood-flow…
Honda diesel sets new Guinness record for fuel efficiency, averaging 83 mpg US in 8,387-mile drive across 24 EU countries

Honda diesel sets new Guinness record for fuel efficiency, averaging 83 mpg US in 8,387-mile drive across 24 EU countries

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress5:00am 65Honda has set a new Guinness World Records title for “Lowest fuel consumption – all 24 contiguous EU countries (all…

Study finds perennial biofuel crops’ water consumption similar to corn

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress6:07am 62A study by a team from the Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) has found that perennial biofuel crops’…
New safety test environment for high-speed flywheels for energy storage systems; new high-speed imaging techniques

New safety test environment for high-speed flywheels for energy storage systems; new high-speed imaging techniques

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress7:00am 56The Ricardo-led FlySafe research collaboration—involving a range of leading industrial and academic partners including…
Honda CEO: electric vehicles are a 'core technology'

Honda CEO: electric vehicles are a 'core technology'

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenMon 4:20pm 54Filed under: Green, Honda, Electric, Hydrogen Honda CEO Takahiro Hachigo says that electric vehicles, including the…
Recharge Wrap-up: Smart Silvretta E-Car Rally, Uber's autonomous Teslas

Recharge Wrap-up: Smart Silvretta E-Car Rally, Uber's autonomous Teslas

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenMon 6:20pm 53Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Motorsports, Mercedes-Benz, Misc. Automakers, smart, Tesla, Transportation…
A coal mine in Scotland was turned into a vast universe made out of plants and stones

A coal mine in Scotland was turned into a vast universe made out of plants and stones

InhabitatInhabitat6:00am 51What better use for an old coal mine than a whole new universe? This is just what the Duke of Buccleuch and architect…
BioSolar extends agreement with UCSB for further development of novel polymer cathode; projecting up to 459 Wh/kg and $54/kWh for Li-ion cells

BioSolar extends agreement with UCSB for further development of novel polymer cathode; projecting up to 459 Wh/kg and $54/kWh for Li-ion cells

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress3h 49Startup BioSolar, Inc. has signed an agreement to extend the funding of a sponsored research program at the University…

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Record-Breaking Solar Impulse Flight Reaches Hawaii After 5 Nights & Days Airborne Without Fuel (Video)

Record-Breaking Solar Impulse Flight Reaches Hawaii After 5 Nights & Days Airborne Without Fuel (Video)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 3:27pm 220Originally published on 1Sun4All. MORE BREAKING NEWS from Solar Impulse 2 (Si2): I feel exhilarated by this…
The next-generation Nissan Leaf will be able to drive over 310 miles on a single charge

The next-generation Nissan Leaf will be able to drive over 310 miles on a single charge

InhabitatInhabitatFri 12:21pm 137Range anxiety is one of the main things holding electric cars back – but the next generation of electric vehicles will…
Record Tesla Model S Deliveries Surpass Tesla’s Expectations

Record Tesla Model S Deliveries Surpass Tesla’s Expectations

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 7:00pm 150Originally published on EV Obsession. Tesla* has released quarter 2 delivery data for its single on-the-market model,…
New Samsung silicon anode with graphene boosts volumetric capacity of LiCoO2 Li-ion cell 1.5x after 200 cycles; gravimetric capacity the same

New Samsung silicon anode with graphene boosts volumetric capacity of LiCoO2 Li-ion cell 1.5x after 200 cycles; gravimetric capacity the same

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressJun 27, 2015, 11:10 am 241A team at Samsung Advanced Institue of Technology (SAIT, Samsung’s global R&D hub) reports in an open access paper…

Volkswagen Group receives 2015 KS Energy and Environment Prize for the Golf GTE and Audi A3 e-tron PHEVs

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressJun 27, 2015, 6:03 am 268The German automobile club Kraftfahrer Schutz e.V. (KS) awarded the 2015 Energy and Environment Prize to the Volkswagen…

Faster internet? Electrical engineers break power and distance barriers for fiber optic communication

ScienceDailyScienceDailyJun 25, 2015, 2:52 pm 1.1kPhotonics researchers have increased the maximum power -- and therefore distance -- at which optical signals can be sent…
Aging Nuclear Power Plant Must Close Before It Closes Us

Aging Nuclear Power Plant Must Close Before It Closes Us

EcoWatchEcoWatchJun 22, 2015, 10:38 am 170Indian Point is vulnerable to terrorism, has 2,000 tons of radioactive waste packed...
Study confirms what scientists have been saying for decades: the sixth mass extinction is real and caused by us

Study confirms what scientists have been saying for decades: the sixth mass extinction is real and caused by us

MongabayMongabayJun 21, 2015, 5:10 pm 315Humans are wiping species off the plant at a rate at least 100 times faster than historical levels, providing further…