If 3D car printing sounds like sci-fi to you, it’s the here and now. Engineers have found ways to build not just cars, but auto parts and restoration models using CAD drawings, 3D printers and molten polymer. Will these 3D cars and parts change the auto industry as we know […]
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Designers have long developed product concepts that promote utility, value and aesthetic appeal, but industrial design programs are now bringing environmental impact into the picture. Industrial designers are beginning to take on the challenges of a greener economy by seizing opportunities to preempt pollution, promote reuse and recyclability, and maximize […]Read more ›
A large research grant has been awarded to Oregon’s Portland State University (PSU) to fund climate change research. PSU researchers will use the money—about $350,000—to build a powerful supercomputer to help them unlock some of the most crucial puzzles of global warming. The high-performance machine, dubbed the “Gaia,” will pack 20 teraflops […]Read more ›
Wood burning stoves have really come into their own in recent years with many homeowners having them fitted due to the costs of heating their home via other methods such as central heating in addition to the positive environmental impact which they have. The fact is that wood burning stoves […]Read more ›
As smartphones improve on an upgrading treadmill, the dilemma of old technology comes into the picture. A 2012 Lookout survey revealed that 62% of the American household are hoarding old mobile phones, at which the iPhone constitutes $9 billion of unused devices. Hoarding mobile phones is not environmentally-friendly. If you want to […]Read more ›
With the holiday season approaching quickly, many people across the world will soon be finding themselves gifted with new gadgets, leaving them to wonder what to do with their outdated technology. If it’s a recent model, it can be resold for a small amount, but if the device is more […]Read more ›
Electric cars have really taken off in the last two years or so and it’s understandably the case. Fossil fuelled autos may have become increasingly efficient in the last half decade or so, but in short they still fill the world with nasty exhaust emissions and in addition, they’re also […]Read more ›