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New Graphene Lens Could Help Computers Beam Data at The Speed of Light

This is so cool.<p>Researchers have used graphene to create a lens that’s so flat, it’s 300 times thinner than a sheet of paper and weighs just 1 …

Hack Your Shower to Reuse Heat and Water

Imagine taking a deliciously long hot shower… Sounds great, except for all that fresh water and heat energy pouring down the drain! Well now you can enjoy long showers without the waste. Recover and recycle the water and heat, cutting your shower’s environmental footprint by about 90% with …

Personal Hygiene

Disney's robot car uses propellers to climb walls

Disney has created this robot car that can climb and drive along walls.<p>The aptly named VertiGo is a small wall-climbing robotic car that uses a pair …

Scientists produce graphene 100 times cheaper than ever before

Since first being synthesized by Andre Geim and Kostya Novoselov at the University of Manchester in 2004, there has been an extensive effort to …

Graphene could bring night vision to phones and cars

Thermal imaging devices like night-vision goggles can help police, search-and-rescue teams and soldiers to pick out bad guys or victims through walls or in complete darkness. However, the best devices require cryogenic cooling, making them heavy, expensive and slow. Enter graphene, the …

The inventor of light-based ‘Li-Fi’ Internet has completed the first working prototype

Back in 2011, during a TED Talk in Scotland, professor Harald Haas introduced a revolutionary idea to the world: what if a wireless Internet system …

Solar Panels

We're inching toward being able to print a whole human — here's proof

Advancements in 3-D printing - a machine that can layer materials to create three-dimensional objects - have skyrocketed in recent years. But while many associate the technology with pointless, plastic trinkets, researchers and scientists have been hard at work tinkering with the technology to …

3D Bioprinting

Lithium Air Battery Breakthrough Could Lead To Replacement Of Lithium Ion Batteries

Lithium ion batteries have been around for nearly a quarter-century, finding their way from laptops to electric cars. But British scientists say the …

Can graphene oust silicon from memory chips?

Engineers are turning away from silicon for memory chips and toward new nanomaterials with memory storage capabilities that silicon can’t match.<p>In …

A cleaner, greener way to store solar and wind energy

With the continuing rise of solar and wind power, the hunt is on for cheap batteries that are able to store large amounts of energy and deliver it …

Revolutionary new solar windows could generate 50 times more power than conventional photovoltaics

We’ve seen several transparent solar cell concepts on Inhabitat, but perhaps none with such ambitious claims as those made by SolarWindow …

Solar Panels

With $100M In Funding, Carbon3D Will Make 3D Manufacturing A Reality

Carbon3D, a startup building 3D printers for manufacturers, has pulled in $100 million in new funding to move 3D printing out of the prototyping phase and into production.<p>Google Ventures led the Series C round, joined by new investors Yuri Milner, Reinet Investments, and F.I.S., along with existing …

Cadillac ATS-V+ to Feature LS7 V-8 Power

View 10 Photos<p>Last year, we promised you that an even hotter version of the Cadillac ATS-V was on the way. Now, we've finally dug up some more dirt on Cadillac's elusive ATS-V+. As we said before, the ATS was designed from the outset to fit a V-8 under the hood. But the question since then has …

A deeper look. Wheel details of the #Continental Concept.

The 500-cc cylinder is the way of the future

The German Big Three are already founding members of the 500-cc Club. Others will follow. This is why.<p>A decade or so ago, a team of German university scientists settled on 500 cubic centimeters as the ideal per-cylinder displacement for internal-combustion engines. A 500-cc cylinder with a stroke …

Incredible French barn finds could fetch over $18M [w/video]

Heartbreaking Beauties On Display In Varying States Of Decay<p>We all dream about taking a drive and discovering the mythical barn find of a vintage Shelby Cobra or Porsche Speedster hidden way under a sheet, totally forgotten. An upcoming auction from Artcurial in France on February 6 proves that …

This Blown ’66 Chevelle Is the SEMA Car Everyone Is Talking About

Something like 23 billion show cars go on display at SEMA every year, but a few really stand out. One that had the whole show talking was a ’66 Chevy Chevelle built by Ringbrothers, a hot-rod parts shop in Spring Green, Wisconsin. Completed just in time for SEMA and first seen by its Ohio owner at …

'Wonder Material' Graphene Is Just Getting Started, Researchers Say

Science News<p>It makes batteries charge faster and last longer. It can detect light better than the best sensors. It could lead to flexible, impossibly thin touchscreens, super-strong composites and implantable electronics. It's called graphene, and although physicists have known about it for almost …

Chevy Silverado takes on big rig in tug-of-war battle

It's not unusual to see a grown man hitch his pickup truck to another grown man's pickup truck in an attempt to, we assume, prove their chosen engine, brand or tires are better than the other as they face in different directions and start pulling. What is unusual, however, is to see one such pickup …

What <i>couldn't</i> you do with this bare-bones salvage-titled Dodge Viper?

This Craigslist listing for a body panel-less 2003 Dodge Viper, spotted on Reddit, throws up a couple red flags right off the bat. "Currently has …

The Vencer Sarthe is Holland's 622hp Ferrari hunter

The Netherlands, a country famous for tulips, Gouda cheese and Eddie van Halen, may soon earn renown for something else: supercars.<p>Vencer claims the Sarthe will launch from zero to 60mph in a scant 3.6 seconds, and press on to a top speed of 210mph.<p>Meet the 2015 Sarthe, a two-seat, mid-engine …

Roland Sands x Indian: "Track Chief"

The Indian Chieftain is a big motorcycle, designed to soak up the miles on the smooth highways of ‘Murica. The star of the show is the new Thunder Stroke engine, a mighty 111 cubic inch (1811cc) monster pumping out 119 ft-lbs of torque.<p>It’s a remarkably good-looking motor, and it caught the eye of …

Cadillac will intro Super Cruise in 2017 flagship, V2V in CTS

The future is...two model years away.<p>General Motors CEO Mary Barra used the keynote of the Intelligent Transport System World Congress in Detroit to make a pair of major car-tech announcements for Cadillac. First, the semi-autonomous Super Cruise system will make its production debut on an "an …

Local Motors is 3D printing a car right now

A 3D printed EV.<p>The International Manufacturing Technology show's off and running in Chicago, and Local Motors is there trying to 3D print a full-scale, fully functional car.<p>Yep.<p>If the company pulls it off, the Strati will be the world's first 3D printed car. It has just 40 parts, down some 19,860 …

Whole organ 'grown' in world first

<b>A whole functional organ has been grown from scratch inside an animal for the first time, say researchers in Scotland.</b><p>A group of cells developed into a thymus - a critical part of the immune system - when transplanted into mice.<p>The findings, published in Nature Cell Biology, could pave the way to …

Sea plankton discovered outside space station | Adventure Sports Network

Sea plankton was discovered on the outside of the International Space Station. Photo by NASA from Wikimedia Commons<p>Russian scientists conducting …

The Renovo Coupe is the new poster child for extreme EV

Forget Tesla. That’s perhaps not the official tagline for Renovo Motors and its striking new electric coupe, but it’s not hard to see the retro racer …

Electric Vehicles