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New material could unlock potential for hydrogen powered vehicle revolution

July 1st, 2019 at 11:22 am » Comments Off

  New material could unlock potential for hydrogen powered vehicle revolution Scientists have discovered a new material that could hold the key to unlocking the potential of hydrogen powered vehicles. As the world looks towards a gradual move away from fossil fuel powered cars and trucks, greener alternative technologies are being explored, such as electric […]

Volkswagen is testing anti-vomit technology for autonomous cars

June 23rd, 2019 at 8:02 am » Comments Off

  VW’s solution is better than a barf bag, but testing continues on the perfect solution to a messy problem. One-third of all people are highly susceptible to motion sickness, according to the National Institutes of Health. It tends to get worse when that susceptible person is a passenger instead of a driver, which will […]

The world’s first rooftop infinity pool with 360-degree views is set to be built in London.

June 18th, 2019 at 11:26 am » Comments Off

The proposed Infinity London tower, whose construction could begin in 2020, would be 55 stories tall and adorned with a rooftop infinity pool with transparent sides and a transparent floor. Swimmers would enter and exit the pool via “a rotating spiral staircase based on the door of a submarine, rising from the pool floor,” the […]

IISc team ‘confirms’ superconductivity at room temperature, backed by 8 more experts now

June 13th, 2019 at 11:10 am » Comments Off

Levitation of a magnet on a superconductor When it first came out, the IISc study created quite a stir because superconductivity at room temperature is seen as the holy grail of physics. Bengaluru: Researchers from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, have reiterated their promising, if controversial, discovery of superconductivity at room temperature, with […]

Scientists have found an easy way to remove CO2 from air & reduce global warming

June 11th, 2019 at 11:14 am » Comments Off

A number of research teams around the world are currently working towards scrubbing all the excess carbon dioxide from the air. It’s one of the prime reasons we are seeing record breaking rise in temperature across India this summer. Not only could this do wonders to push back global warming, but we can also put […]

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