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Neuroscientists reveals autism's 'noisy' secret: 3-D simulator reveals inner workings of the autistic brain

ScienceDailyScienceDailyTue 12:48pm 145Strapped into a motion-enabled simulator and wearing 3-D glasses, 36 adolescent volunteers recently experienced what it…
Does Hot Wheels make a better Tesla Model S?

Does Hot Wheels make a better Tesla Model S?

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenTue 7:20pm 74Filed under: Green, Tesla, Electric Mattel will unveil Matchbox, Hot Wheels die-case mini versions of the Tesla Model S…

"Seven Nobel Laureates" Behind Climate Contrarian Bjorn Lomborg's Think Tank Are Not All They Seem, Or Even All Alive

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogTue 9:59pm 71As a way to sell your think tank’s ideas, get people to fund it or even just collaborate with it, there could be few…

Volkswagen Group inaugurates vehicle plant in Southern Chinese city of Changsha; 300,000 units per year; “carbon-neutral production”

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressTue 10:17am 64The Volkswagen Group continues to expand its production capacity in China with a new vehicle plant for…

Delivery of renewable isooctane to Audi tips interesting potential non-biomass pathway for biogasoline; “e-benzin” as solar fuel

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressTue 1:25pm 61Last week, Audi and its partner Global Bioenergies announced that the first batch of renewable isooctane—which Audi…

IRENA: Mexico can more than quadruple share of renewable energy by 2030

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressTue 9:39am 59Mexico can increase the use of renewable energy in its energy mix from 4.4% in 2010 to 21% by 2030, according to a…
Toyota planning radical open-wheel sports car concept

Toyota planning radical open-wheel sports car concept

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenTue 2:20pm 54Filed under: Green, Tokyo Motor Show, Toyota, Concept Cars, Hybrid, Performance Toyota is tipped to be preparing a…
Hundreds of taxi drivers march against Uber in Mexico City

Hundreds of taxi drivers march against Uber in Mexico City

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenTue 4:20pm 53Filed under: Government/Legal, Green Taxi drivers take to the streets of Mexico City to protest Uber and its ridehailing…

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Daimler and Qualcomm announce strategic collaboration on connected car technologies, wireless EV charging

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressSun 10:51am 215Daimler AG and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, announced a strategic…
Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

NRDCNRDCThu 3:14pm 192Giulia C.S. Good Stefani, Attorney, Marine Mammal and Southern California Ecosystems Projects, Santa Monica An oil…

Seeing without eyes: octopus's skin possesses the same cellular mechanism for detecting light as its eyes do

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMay 20, 2015, 7:39 pm 1.6kThe skin of the California two-spot octopus can sense light even without input from the central nervous system. The…
Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMay 18, 2015, 9:55 am 156The Australian Government has conceded to a compromised Renewable Energy Target deal with its opposition, bringing the…
Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

InhabitatInhabitatMay 18, 2015, 9:23 am 152Ever since Tesla started selling cars in the United States it has battled laws that forbid its direct-to-consumer sales…

Promising research trials find new combination of drugs treat underlying cause of most common form of cystic fibrosis

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMay 17, 2015, 2:33 pm 1.3kResults from clinical trials show that a new combination of medications can successfully treat the underlying cause of…
Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

EcoWatchEcoWatchMay 17, 2015, 11:21 am 154Such studies are calculated to help provoke governments, states and water authorities into preparing for climate change,…
7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

EcoWatchEcoWatchMay 17, 2015, 10:54 am 156Solar is now so cheap that global adoption appears...