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Robobees

Video: RoboBees Can Land And Perch On Surfaces With Static Electricity

By R. Siva Kumar - May 20, 2016 01:42 PM EDT

RoboBees or flying microrobots that mimic real bees and use static electricity to perch on surfaces have been created by scientists.

Earths Magnetic Field And MSS Spacecraft

NASA Mission: Interaction Between Magnetic Fields Of Earth And Sun Revealed For The First Time

By R. Siva Kumar - May 13, 2016 12:14 PM EDT

NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission has helped scientists to achieve a direct observation of the interaction between the magnetic fields of the earth and the sun, as well as a magnetic reconnection phenomenon.

World's Tiniest Engine

World's Tiniest Engine Is Nanoscale Device Made Of Tiny Charged Gold Particles

By R. Siva Kumar - May 05, 2016 07:52 PM EDT

Scientists created the world's tiniest engine in order to provide the framework for nano-machines in future.

 Fossil fuels

In Just One Decade, Fossil Fuels Can Be Globally Phased Out

By R. Siva Kumar - Apr 16, 2016 07:44 AM EDT

Scientists have found that with earnest government intervention, we can meet climate goals.

Hilary Clinton

Hilary Clinton Unveils $30 Billion Plan to Improve Coal Country

By Cheri Cheng - Nov 13, 2015 04:33 PM EST

Hilary Clinton has announced her $30 billion plan to help coal communities as the country moves toward clean energy.

Stained glass windows at the Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion in Penang.

Feng Shui: Color Schemes Can Enhance Your Home's Vibes And Energies

By R. Siva Kumar - Sep 18, 2015 09:17 AM EDT

Use the right colors to make and improve a room's design for appeal and energy.

Universe

As Stars Lose Shine, Universe's Death Approaches

By Peter R - Aug 12, 2015 03:23 PM EDT

A new study claims that energy from galaxies is just about half as much as it was two billion years ago, indicating that the universe is ageing and will eventually exhaust all energy within.

Red Bull and Vodka

Red Bull Can Spike Illnesses, Not Energy

By R. Siva Kumar - May 09, 2015 07:16 PM EDT

Red Bull energy drinks are popular, but do not have the miraculous ingredients that people think they do.

New EPA Regulation Would Save at Least 3,000 Lives a Year

New EPA Regulation Would Save at Least 3,000 Lives a Year

By Dustin M Braden - May 04, 2015 07:13 PM EDT

A study says that new Environmental Protection Agency regulations will save at least 3,000 lives a year.

XBox

How To Use Xbox One Energy Saving Options

By Kamal Nayan - Apr 13, 2015 05:19 AM EDT

Microsoft recently released a new option of Energy-Saving, along with Instant-On mode as part of Xbox One's initial set up worldwide.

Walking

Add-On Limb Contraption Helps Humans Better Walking

By Peter R - Apr 08, 2015 10:42 AM EDT

The device works with a spring and clutch to reduce the energy consumption per step.

Black Hole

Black Holes are Not Point of NO RETURN, Researchers Prove

By Peter R - Apr 06, 2015 11:49 AM EDT

Researchers at University of Buffalo claim that information within the black hole can be discerned.

Actor Robbie Amell

Sweating Is Good Even If It Looks---And Smells---Lousy

By R. Siva Kumar - Mar 23, 2015 06:40 PM EDT

Sweating can be our friend, as it helps to hydrate, and cool, our body.

Energy

Scientists Beam Energy Sans Wires Using Microwaves

By Peter R - Mar 16, 2015 07:00 AM EDT

The breakthrough is expected to pave way for solar energy transmission to Earth from space.

Champagne

Champagne Helps Researchers Better Understand Energy Efficiency

By Peter R - Dec 22, 2014 02:41 PM EST

According to a study from Japan, understanding a phenomenon seen during uncorking of a champagne bottle can reveal to us how systems with better energy efficiency can be designed.

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