MIT Startup Develops System that Recovers Fresh Water from Power Plants

MIT Startup Develops System that Recovers Fresh Water from Power Plants

By Anna Domanska - Jun 11, 2018

Did you know that 39 percent of all water drawn from US rivers, lakes and reservoirs is used to cool electric power plan...

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Glowing plants won’t just reduce CO2 but also spread light

Glowing plants won’t just reduce CO2 but also spread light

By Christy Gren - Dec 14, 2017

What if plants could not only help in getting rid of the pollution from the environment but also save energy? It seems l...

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Toyota Announces $50 Million Investment at Stanford and MIT for Car-Tech Research

Toyota Announces $50 Million Investment at Stanford and MIT for Car-Tech Research

By Anna Domanska - Sep 07, 2015

In an ambitious new collaboration, Japanese auto giant Toyota is investing $50 million with Stanford University and the ...

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Bill Gates Backs Remote-Controlled Contraceptive Microchip that lasts 16 years

Bill Gates Backs Remote-Controlled Contraceptive Microchip that lasts 16 years

By Carrie Ann - Jul 10, 2014

A remote-controlled computer chip which would be embedded under the skin has been created under the patronage of Bill Ga...

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Chill Out & Get Wicked Tanned! Boston Sets up Solar Benches ‘Soofa’ that can charge your cellphone

Chill Out & Get Wicked Tanned! Boston Sets up Solar Benches ‘Soofa’ that can charge your cellphone

By Anna Domanska - Jul 01, 2014

   The Internet of Things will be a $7 trillion industry by 2020. We have witnessed a crazy shift from standard produc...

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MIT Nanocrystals that can be used to track down counterfeit goods

MIT Nanocrystals that can be used to track down counterfeit goods

By Carrie Ann - Apr 30, 2014

Counterfeiting dates back to the inception towards the end of Civil War, much before President Lincoln was assassinated....

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Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

Terreform and MIT collaborate to create the Fab Tree Hab

By Vrushti Mawani - Mar 07, 2011

Ever fantasized about a treehouse hideout as a kid? Surely. Well, seems like this group of architects from Terreform and...

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