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The latest marijuana craze has users chasing bigger highs through 'dabbing'

Like the viral dance move of the same name, using marijuana by "dabbing" is having a moment.<p>The latest marijuana-consumption craze has users chasing bigger highs through a process called "flash vaporization." But unlike the dance, marijuana dabbing poses some major health and safety risks, …

Solar Impulse: Zero-fuel plane lands in Cairo

<b>The Sun-powered aircraft Solar Impulse has finished its penultimate flight, landing in Egypt's capital, Cairo.</b><p>It took off from the Spanish city of Seville at 04:20 GMT on Monday, taking just over 48 hours to make the trip.<p>The zero-fuel aircraft is now in the home straight of its bid to …

The Next Generation of Solar Panels

Researchers at Los Alamos National Lab just solved one of the biggest obstacles facing perovskite solar cells.

Solar Impulse 2 aircraft prepares to land in Spain after non-stop Atlantic flight

The solar-powered Solar Impulse aircraft is preparing for a landing in Spain after crossing the Atlantic Ocean. It is the latest stage in the …

Solar Impulse

Hemp Plastics: a Biological Alternative for Oil Based Plastics

<b>SOURCE: Nol van Schaik, Gagatrading</b><p>What if I tell you there is a way to manufacture the majority of products we use in every day’s life with a …

Pollution

Goldeye Bar 16,000 mah Solar Charger Can Even Jump Start Your Car (video)

Ahmad Jawarneh and Melanie Kalinian have unveiled a new solar charger they have created to provide a powerful emergency backup supply when your …

Gear & Gadgets

Engineers just smashed the world record for solar power

Australian engineers have taken us closer than ever before to the theoretical limits of sunlight-to-electricity conversion by building photovoltaic …

‘Club Drug’ Ketamine Provides Hope in Fight Against Depression

Scientists are increasingly convinced that ketamine, a popular “club drug,” may be a viable treatment option for people who suffer from depression. …

Depression

mPower aims for lightest, most powerful portable solar generator

<b>This mobile energy source includes solar panels, battery, and power inverter, all in a single, easy to transport package, for access to clean energy</b> …

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3D printing goes to war

Mention 3D printing and it's likely to conjure up images of wonky key fobs brought home as trophies from middle school science projects. But the …

BAE Systems

This New York Project Fuses Energy Microgrids With Blockchain Technology

A microgrid using TransActive Grid’s model could let you directly sell energy generated from your rooftop solar panels to your neighbor.<p>If in the future you find yourself selling your excess solar panel energy to your neighbor via secure blockchain, you’ll have one startup’s actions on President …

Renewable Energy

The innovators: desalination unit brings clean water on wheels

Portable ‘Desolenator’ makes sea water and rain fit for human consumption<p>Travelling around Thailand in the 1990s, William Janssen was impressed with the basic rooftop solar heating systems that were on many homes, where energy from the sun was absorbed by a plate and then used to heat water for the …

Innovation

The World's First Malaria Vaccine Has Just Been Approved

Getty<p><b>The world’s first vaccine against malaria has been approved by the European Medicines Agency after more than 30 years of research.</b><p>The …

Public Health