Researchers turned wood into a better insulator than Styrofoam
It could be used commercially as an environmentally friendly insulator.
Banana fiber sanitary pads can solve big problems in India
Saathi pads improve women's well-being and keep millions of tons of waste out of landfills.
Super-thin edible sensors can monitor food temperature
Now even our food is part of the Internet of Things.
US Army wants bullets that turn into plants over time
Projectiles and casings can take "hundreds of years" to break down.
'Mutarium' prototype is the perfect farm for edible plastic-eating fungi
Biodegradable plastics exist because traditional ones take between 20 and 1,000 years to break dow...
Drone made of fungi can disintegrate to keep its spying activities a secret (updated)
You know what's stealthier than an ordinary drone? One that can disintegrate when it needs to, in...
Griffin brings Papernomad's durable eco-friendly sleeves to North America
As TUAW's official case-tester-in-chief, I've seen cases and sleeves for iPhones, iPads and Mac...
Environmentally friendly robots will feed the flowers they trample
Dr Jonathan Rossiter, a senior lecturer at the University of Bristol's Department of Engineering a...
Tel Aviv University develops biodegradable transistor, literally man made
Blood sweat and tears go into many projects, and in this case almost literally -- although technica...