Environmental

11.03.11
Hyperspectral camera captures 1,000 colors, identifies contaminants
11.03.11

Hyperspectral camera captures 1,000 colors, identifies contaminants

Putting our dinky point-and-shoots to shame, researchers at Tel Aviv University have created a hy...

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10.21.11
Catcher hopes to have MacBook Air plant working by November
10.21.11

Catcher hopes to have MacBook Air plant working by November

A supplier of MacBook Air aluminum casings, Catcher Technology, recently had to shut down a pla...

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10.19.11
Apple solar patent wants a sunny display light for your Sunny (De)light
10.19.11

Apple solar patent wants a sunny display light for your Sunny (De)light

Let's begin with the usual disclaimer: Apple patent applications do not mean the outlandish tec...

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08.10.11
Apple puts PCs on free recycling party list, opens doors to iPads, iPhones
08.10.11

Apple puts PCs on free recycling party list, opens doors to iPads, iPhones

After being forced to pay off the door man to get into Apple's electronics recycling party for ye...

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07.12.11
AT&T becomes the first telco to use energy-efficient Bloom Box servers, will power 11 sites in California
07.12.11

AT&T becomes the first telco to use energy-efficient Bloom Box servers, will power 11 sites in California

Remember Bloom Energy servers, those low-cost, energy-efficient fuel cells born out of a scrapp...

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05.13.11
Biodiesel can be harvested from leftover food, kids no longer have to clear their plates
05.13.11

Biodiesel can be harvested from leftover food, kids no longer have to clear their plates

The best dishes always contain 30 per cent fat minimum. This doesn't merely ensure a level of hea...

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04.26.11
CE-Oh no he didn't!: BMW exec says electric vehicles 'won't work,' but would love to sell you one anyway
04.26.11

CE-Oh no he didn't!: BMW exec says electric vehicles 'won't work,' but would love to sell you one anyway

Jim O'Donnell, CEO and chairman of BMW North America, recently sat down with the Detroit News to di...

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04.15.11
Sprint plays the green card, drops $10 data surcharge on Froyo-based Samsung Replenish
04.15.11

Sprint plays the green card, drops $10 data surcharge on Froyo-based Samsung Replenish

Sprint's been playing the all-encompassing Eco-Friendly card for some time now, and it looks as if...

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02.18.11
Green Energy will replace fossil fuels by 2050 if you really really want to
02.18.11

Green Energy will replace fossil fuels by 2050 if you really really want to

The year 2050 is what the year 2000 was to futuristic thinkers like Walt Disney and Arthur C. Clark...

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