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We may be on the verge of a cooling revolution

Thu, 2014-12-18 08:26
Phononic may do for cooling and heating what the LED is doing for lighting.

Envirotouch outlet lets you control your energy use

Wed, 2014-12-17 07:00
The outlet cover helps users get rid of sources of vampire power.

Small-scale solar desalination system aims for affordable water independence

Tue, 2014-12-16 18:52
By combining solar PV, solar thermal, and a heat exchanger, Desolenator has developed a low-cost portable water purifier and desalination device powered by renewable energy.

New app measures and rewards your transportation CO2 fitness

Mon, 2014-12-15 13:56
This sustainable mobility app tracks your transport CO2 emissions and helps you balance your travel footprint, using a virtual green currency.

Rooftop solar could be just a spray away

Mon, 2014-12-15 07:00
A new cheaper and simpler technique for spraying on solar cells could mean solar roofs for everyone.

This large-scale building kit helps kids learn about engineering, architecture, and design through play

Thu, 2014-12-11 15:54
The Rigamajig is a 263-piece large-scale building kit for children, which comes with no instructions or directions, but instead encourages kids to follow their own curiosity.

Upgrade your bicycle into a smart bike with this connected bike system

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:22
COBI is like an internet for your bike, with your smartphone as the dashboard.

Old laptop batteries could light the way in the developing world

Wed, 2014-12-10 07:00
Discarded laptop batteries could power LED lights in regions with scarce electricity.

Plant your kitchen garden in your kitchen with this countertop LED grow unit

Mon, 2014-12-08 13:03
The latest entry into the indoor "smart" garden market features advanced LED lighting which mimics natural light patterns for faster growth cycles.

Trackable, biodegradable fishing nets could put an end to "ghost nets"

Mon, 2014-12-08 07:00
Nets left behind in the ocean from fishing operations kill larger marine animals like sharks and dolphins every day. Having a way to locate them could save the lives of countless animals.

This intelligent water leak detection system turns off your water if a pipe bursts

Fri, 2014-12-05 14:51
Water Hero protects your home against burst pipes, slow leaks, and long showers.

Tommy Hilfiger’s device-charging jacket: Sustainable solution or solar-powered silliness?

Fri, 2014-12-05 13:00
Tommy Hilfiger has launched a jacket with solar panels, and we’re not sure how we feel about it.

Fish can drink and drive

Thu, 2014-12-04 12:37
Watch this fish drive in circles...

These modular, hydroponic micro-farms highlight the future of high-tech urban ag

Wed, 2014-12-03 16:48
Cityblooms' urban agriculture solution is a high-tech approach to hyperlocal sustainable produce.

First object 3D printed in space

Wed, 2014-12-03 07:00
The printer onboard the International Space Station has created its first object.

Minimalist cork and brass wallet makes a stylish statement with renewable materials

Mon, 2014-12-01 13:26
If you'd like to get the junk out of your back pocket or purse, consider downsizing into a wallet such as this one, which holds just the essentials.

Microsoft data center goes completely off grid

Mon, 2014-12-01 07:00
The data center is fully powered by renewable energy.

Fun facts about hydrogen and fuel cell vehicles

Fri, 2014-11-28 13:28
With several starts and stops over the last 20 years or so, hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) are finally hitting the roads.

Google keeps an eye out for fish poachers

Wed, 2014-11-26 07:00
The tech company is helping to track illegal fishing around the world.

Protect your fertility with underwear that shields your manly bits from EMF radiation

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:39
Could that smartphone in your pocket, and the computer on your lap, be lowering your fertility? These EMF-shielding underwear might be the answer.