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Why Do Some EVs Still Have Shorter Ranges? Written By Ken Green Burridge on 19 February 2012
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, research, performance, science, safety, NewTechnology, technology, world, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, habitat, health, business, climate )

Ruth
- 4 hours ago - evtopia.org
"Almost 20 years ago EVs (1996) were going farther than many of todays EVs using Nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) rechargeable batteries,which are currently also used in the Toyota Prius Hybrid so why aren't they also being used in pure EVs?"
Electromagnetism Discovery Gives Unlimited EV Range? Written By Ken Green Burridge on 11 July 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: business, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, science, performance, research, safety, tech, world, habitat )

Ruth
- 13 hours ago - evtopia.org
"...electromagnetism discovery made by a college drop-out over twenty-five years ago could potentially make electric motors many times more efficient. Under certain operating conditions this new discovery could keep EV batteries charged indefinitely,."
EVs Safer Near Volcanic Ash Written By Ken Green Burridge on 04 July 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: NewTechnology, concept, design, energy, technology, investigation, research, performance, safety, science, business, environment, study, tech, world )

Ruth
- 13 hours ago - evtopia.org
"Something to consider-budget cuts have reduced monitoring of Alaska's 52 active volcanoes, increasing the threat of airborne ash encounters with aircraft. Electric aircraft..does not have air-breathing engines that are highly susceptible to..particles.."
Bike To The Future With The ELF   video
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, energy, environment, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, space, technology, world )

Ruth
- 22 hours ago - youtube.com
"The ELF, from Organic Transit, is a recumbent tricycle, with a solar panel on top, and a trunk in the rear. It's a single occupancy vehicle that marries the environmental benefits of a bike with the personal convenience of a car. Inventor Rob Cotter..."
Will Solar Float to the Rescue in Japan?
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, society, science, research, NewTechnology, news, interesting, humans, environment, design, concept, solar float, japan, Electricity Generation, nuclear )

Darren
- 22 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
Land-constraints and a massive nuclear shutdown have intensified the debate over where to put new electricity generation capacity in Japan. Solar has risen to the forefront, as its panels take to the water.
VIDEO: Found at Sea-- How the International Space Station Can Save Lives on Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, interesting, internet, environment, discovery, astronomy, International Space Station, iss, Eirikur Johannsson, Norway, save, lives, experiments )

Darren
- 3 days ago - esa.int
5 September 2014 The International Space Station (ISS) is probably best known for its potential to help us learn more about our terrestrial world & our galaxy through scientific experiments, but Eirikur Johannsson of Norway is one example of how the. .
Gaia Discovers Its First Supernova
Science & Tech  (tags: world, space, science, news, humans, discovery, astronomy, gaia, Supernova, galaxy, stellar explosion )

Darren
- 3 days ago - esa.int
12 September 2014 While scanning the sky to measure the positions and movements of stars in our Galaxy, Gaia has discovered its first stellar explosion in another galaxy far, far away.
Solar Storm Heads Earth's Way After Double Sun Blasts
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, world, news, interesting, environment )

Carlene
- 4 days ago - phys.org
Two big explosions on the surface of the sun will cause a moderate to strong geomagnetic storm on Earth in the coming days, possibly disrupting radio and satellite communications, scientists said Thursday.
Big Solar Storm Heading Toward Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, energy, environment, history, humans, habitat, nasa, news, performance, research, safety, society, space, study, world )

Frank
- 4 days ago - cnn.com
"This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy."- cnn.com
Underground Beauty
Science & Tech  (tags: world, society, science, news, humans, interesting, environment, nature, Symbiartic, SciArt Blit, celebration, september )

Darren
- 5 days ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
On Symbiartic, September is a month-long celebration of science artists called the SciArt Blitz. A different science artist is featured each day, so head over and check out the latest from the science art world.
NASA to Send Sample-Return Mission to Earth-Bound Asteroid
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, news, nasa, interesting, humans, astronomy, cosmology, asteroid, spacecraft, carbonaceous, collision )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A spacecraft set to launch in 2016 will head for a carbonaceous asteroid that has a high probability of colliding with Earth in the 22nd century
Map of Body's Protein-Folding Machinery Wins a Major Medical Prize
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, science, research, news, humans, map, body, protein, protein-folding, medical, Lasker Awards )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The Lasker Awards are called the "American Nobels," and one of the new winners says curiosity is his driving force
Are People Naturally Inclined to Cooperate or Be Selfish?
Science & Tech  (tags: world, humans, nature, environment, study, research, people, natural, inclination, predisposition, cooperation, selfishness )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Ariel Knafo, associate professor of psychology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, responds: The jury is still out on whether we are fundamentally generous or greedy and whether these tendencies are shaped by our genes or environment.
Jupiter's Moon Europa Has Plate Tectonics Like Earth Does
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, study, space, scientists, science, research, nasa, humans, astronomy, cosmology, jupiters moon, Europa, plate tectonics, mission, Jovian, moon )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
The discovery could buoy bids for a mission to the Jovian moon
Sherry Turkle Explains Why Social Technologies Are Making Us Less Social
Science & Tech  (tags: world, environment, technology, study, research, humans, history, environment, Sherry Turkle, social media, computers, health )

Darren
- 5 days ago - scientificamerican.com
For the first time in the history of our species, we are never alone and never bored. Have we lost something fundamental about being human?
 

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