Bazyli Kowalski

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Building the world's largest nuclear fusion reactor | ZDNet

BARCELONA -- Ground is now breakingin Cadarache, France, for the 18-billion-euro research facility dedicated to determine if the process that powers …

Clean House, Clear Head

Wroc³aw: Kiedy znios± absurdalny zakaz jazdy rowerem po Rynku?

Poniewa¿ uwa¿am, ¿e sytuacja ta nie mo¿e mieæ miejsca w obecnych czasach, w mie¶cie, które bêdzie ju¿ nied³ugo stolic± kultury, chcia³bym zadaæ …

Rowery: strona aktywnych rowerzystów

W dniach 7-8 kwietnia w gdañskim AMBERXPO odby³a siê 4. edycja BIKE FESTIWALU - najwiêkszej tego typu imprezy w Polsce, inauguruj±cej sezon rowerowy. …

Tiny implant tests blood without the needle prick

Blood is to your body what oil is to your car: it makes daily operations possible. When the body becomes ill, doctors can often diagnose the problem …

OPT Oregon Wave Energy Project Delayed Again

Here’s our new nickname for Ocean Power Technologies’ PowerBuoy: Godot. As in, <i>Waiting for Godot</i>.<p>The first PowerBuoy — prelude to a federally …

If the world's population was 100 people [Infographic]

Infographics can be annoying, but sometimes they are the best way to convey big ideas in the simplest ways, like this recent one illustrating the …

Tesla Model S Named 2013 World Green Car of the Year!

This week, the all-electric Tesla Model S was named the 2013 World Green Car of the Year at the New York International Auto Show! With a sleek design …

Electric Vehicles

Biomass A Better Choice For Furnaces Than Heating Oil

It seems that our ancestors may have been on to something when they burned wood as fuel. A new study by the USDA Agricultural Research Service (ARS) …

A New French Skyscraper That Stretches to the Sky

When you gaze at architecture firm Zaha Hadid's new tower, you imagine two jazz hands raising up to the sky as high as they stretch.<p>Located in …

Trump Huffs and Puffs about Scottish Offshore Wind Project

Donald Trump's resort in Aberdeen, Scotland has permission to build two golf courses, a 450-room hotel and holiday homes along 3 miles of coastline. …

Donald Trump

This is what 2,000 calories of food looks like

BuzzFeed created this video that shows what 2,000 calories of various foods looks like. It's interesting to see how much of one type of food …

Click & Grow Smart Herb Garden's Second Generation Lets You Cultivate Fresh Food Indoors

Spring has officially arrived, although you wouldn’t know it in many parts of the country. With all of that snow on the ground, what is an anxious …

Exposing the Fallacy of Sky Forests

"Want to make a skyscraper look trendy and sustainable? Put a tree on it. Or better yet, dozens. Many high-concept skyscraper proposals are festooned …

Skyscrapers

GoalZero's Guide 10 Plus solar charging kit is perfect for packable portable power

Portable solar power sure has come a long way in the last couple of years, and because we all seem to be a bit gadget-happy, it's a welcome trend …

Asian Giants Embracing More Clean Energy

<i>In late 2012, RMI’s cofounder, chairman, and chief scientist Amory Lovins spent seven weeks in Japan, China, India, Indonesia, and Singapore</i> …

Bloom: Floating Phytoplankton Farm Absorbs Carbon Dioxide and Monitors Rising Sea Levels

Bloom is a futuristic semi-submersible farm dedicated to growing phytoplankton-microscopic marine organisms that play a key role in removing carbon …

This Giant Mesh Wall Acts Like an Air Filter for Mexico City

The best way to deal with smog is to make less of it, but it's too late to just do that. And when it comes to cleaning up your already polluted air, …

Will cars eventually vanish off our roads? | ZDNet

Are we closer to the end of the automobile era than we realize?<p>In an interview with Maurie Cohen, an academic who studies how society adapts to …

Congress Pushes U.S. DOT to Improve Bike and Pedestrian Safety

As Martin Di Caro reports, "[t]he representatives, including D.C. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, are asking Sec. LaHood to establish a national …

Traffic Safety

Solar Impulse Airplane to Launch First Sun-Powered Flight Across America!

So far we've seen the Solar Impulse airplane soar over Paris, Switzerland, and Morocco - and now the aircraft is set to fly across the United States …

Wind Power Came To The Rescue As UK Shivered

Wind power is intermittent, and from this fact people assume that it fluctuates wildly from minute to minute. That’s not really the way it works, …

300,000 mirrors: World's largest thermal solar plant (377MW) under construction in the Mojave

The largest concentrating solar power plant (100 MW) in operation is currently in Abu Dhabi, but it won't stay at the top of the list for too long. …

Actually, Solar Power Does Just Grow On Trees

We’ve been hearing about cellulose as an energy producer in biofuels, but new research suggests the plant material could play a role in producing …

City gets free Wi-Fi from smart meters | ZDNet

In Santa Clara, a city in California's Silicon Valley, the municipal electric utility is upgrading to smart meters for businesses and residents. The …

Silicon Valley

Green Design Icon William McDonough Becomes A ‘Living Archive’

What would it be like to climb inside the mind of the most intelligent or creative icons of our day? To have a more direct understanding of their …

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Can We Please Stop Drawing Trees on Top of Skyscrapers?

Just a couple of years ago, if you wanted to make something look trendier, you put a bird on it. Birds were everywhere. I'm not sure if Twitter was …