A wireless transmitter was able to send a signal to a PC using only human urine pumped over microbial fuel cells (MFC). This was accomplished by the act of walking, according to a new study published on Dec. 10, 2015.
I had the opportunity recently to sit down with Ayden Byle, the founder of Ecoville.to, a Canadian start-up that is looking to deliver to environmentally-aware homebuyers an affordably sleek sustainable dwelling in an eco-village setting.
The California legislature will take up the issue of silent oil spills this year with a measure aimed at reducing the amount of oil contaminating the soil and water in the state. The measure rests its hope in technological advances in bio-based oils.
The 2008 Consumer Electronics Show is the seminal event for giving pro nerds their new technology. This week in Las Vegas, CES will focus on themes such as green tech, touch screens, next-gen DVDs, futuristic TVs and souped-up cellphones.