Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation
The $10 per barrel tax would fund greener mass transit and research.
Frozen oil could be the key to shapeshifting materials
Those odd shapes hint at a future of artificial structures with lifelike behavior.
ICYMI: A cold foam heart, fast oil change invention and more
Getting an oil change is going to change dramatically and more, in today's ICYMI.
Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers
injecting glowing oil into cells and then blasting the cells with a laser creates a bunch of tiny, biological lasers.
BP's oil rigs just got their own Internet of Things
BP remains controversial to this day, but this isn't about oil spills or the company's questionabl...
Lego is developing eco-friendly plastic bricks
Lego's iconic plastic bricks aren't very kind to the planet since they're made from oil-based ABS...
Scientists find a way to make fracking less horrible for the environment
Using fracking (hydraulic fracturing) to get oil or gas may fulfill energy needs, but it has a nas...
Nikon to replace some defective 'dust spot' D600s with brand new cameras
After offering up several solutions to a sensor spotting problem on its full-frame D600 DSLR -- wi...
Texas A&M researchers concoct nanoparticles to soak up crude oil spills
The 2010 Deepwater Horizon may be forgotten to many, but remnants of its destruction still remain...