Innovation

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Enviroment Innovation

In conjunction with plastic mulch, abrasive weeding reduced final weed biomass by 69 to 97 percent compared to non-weeded control plots, said U of I agroecologist Samuel Wortman. ...
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Innovation Tech

The race to get us racing through near-vacuum tubes close to the speed of sound is heating up. Hyperloop Technologies, one of the startups looking to commercialize Elon ...
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Innovation Robotics

MUNICH, Jan 18 – Four out of 10 young people believe machines will be able to do their jobs within a decade, an international survey published on Monday ...
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Innovation

THE YOUNG PROGRAMMER had an idea, and everyone thought it was nuts. Just out of college, he’d gotten a job writing software for YY, a livestreaming company based ...
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Climate Change Enviroment Innovation

BY ESSAYAS AYANA ike most experiments, this one started with a question: is it possible to monitor water quality in small streams using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs aka ...
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Innovation Tech

With mobility and robotics becoming evermore intertwined, the new Segway Robot is unveiled at CES 2016 as an innovative approach to offering digital assistance with a scooter twist. ...
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ALL INTERNAL & LIMITED EXTERNAL RIGHTS. October 2013. Aerial view of Boreas Pond. Photo credit: © Blake Gordon for The Nature Conservancy
Activism Climate Change Enviroment Habitats Innovation

BY CARA BYINGTON Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Spencer Meyer For most people, the term “infrastructure” conjures images of bridges and train tracks, sea walls, dams and interstate ...
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Innovation

This new hoverboard — an update on the revolutionary Hendo vehicle introduced last year — was designed in consultation with skating legend Tony Hawk. The new hoverboard, called ...
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