Kevin Frost

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Indy 500 2014: Dark-Horse Contenders Who Will Steal the Show

When the top drivers in IndyCar travel to Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 2014 Indy 500, there will be several unheralded drivers with a legitimate chance to steal the show and kiss the yard of bricks.<p>With two NASCAR veterans like Kurt Busch and Juan Pablo Montoya in the field this year, the …

Motorsport

World's smallest nanomotor could power cell-sized nanobots for drug delivery

Scientists at the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas have built and tested what appears to be the world's smallest, fastest, …

Nanotech

The Beast: A solar-powered e-bike built for off-road adventure

Resembling something brawnier than a scooter yet not quite a chopper motorcycle, the Beast cuts something of an unusual figure. Inverted suspension …

World's cheapest 3D printer moves forward

Over 1,400 backers committed over $400,000 to the crowdfunding campaign that had an original goal of just $9,000. The Little Rock, Arkansas-based …

3D Printing

As solar panels boom, it was the simple business model that the big energy players missed

Advertisement<p>134 Comments<p>Credit: Image courtesy of Apple.<p>Solar panels are now remaking the energy equation in the U.S. and breaking records for …

To reduce the cost of solar, look to everything but the hardware

Advertisement<p>15 Comments<p>“Soft costs.” That term was repeated on stage, in workshops and in the hallways of the U.S. government-organized SunShot …