Read the full story from the BBC (via Hugg). A new nightclub in the Netherlands plans to offer clubbers an environmentally-friendly night out - in part by having them power the place through their dancing.
Read the full story at DNAIndia.com (via Hugg). The automobile industry is all set to welcome a new generation of scooter in the days to come. An Italian company is busy these days in doing the R&D for 'Hysyrider'- a scooter which operates on the Hydrogen run fuel-cells.
Read the press release (via Hugg). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced the availability of the stand-alone Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) for the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The CCP is available online at http://www.fws.gov/midwest/planning/uppermiss.
Read the full post at the Temas Blog (via Hugg). In a prior entry I introduced you to Brazilian experiments with constructing homes using PET bottles.Ã‚Â Today I'll introduce you to Andreas Froese, a man who not only did it first in Honduras, but has gone much beyond the experimental stages to actually build over …
Read the full story in ES&T. Natural organic matter stabilizes carbon nanotubes in aqueous environments, an interaction that increases the potential for their transport downstream.
Read the full story from ENN. A University of Idaho professor is devising a new form of solar cell she says could lead to a breakthrough that would make solar energy commercially feasible. Chemist Pam Shapiro, her graduate students and her colleagues at the university are working on creating better materials and combining them in …
Read the full story in the Burlington (VT) Free Press. A warmer climate threatens the future of Vermont sugarmaking, skiing and fall foliage viewing. Wednesday, Vermont will join 11 other states in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to require federal regulation of the greenhouse gases most scientists blame for global warming.