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PopSci Predicts: The Year Ahead in Science and Technology
Lithium-Polymer Car Batteries. The LHC Restart. TV Goes All Digital. Ah, what the near-future holds. Here, we give you a peek at what promises to be a revelatory year of...
Test Drive: The Electric Mini
The pricey, small-batch lithium-ion powered Mini E has arrived. And it looks and drives like, well, a really quiet Mini Cooper
Parlez Vous Électronique? In Paris, Electric Cars Steal the Show
With promises of production by early next decade, car makers focused their energies on battery power at this year's Paris motor show
It’s Electric: Chrysler Reveals Alternative-Energy Prototypes
Chrysler reveals what could be its best-kept secret: an electric-car program
2011 Chevy Volt Unveiled
After months of anticipation, Chevy releases its final Volt design
Next-Wave Astrovan: Canadians Pen All-Electric Concept With Aeronautic Touches
With less aerodynamic drag than a Toyota Prius, the Hinterland 1 concept car could redefine people-moving in the north country.
BMW Planning Electric Minis for California
The auto-manufacturer aims high with a limited run of Cali-bound e-Minis
Vacuuming Up the Competition
Industrial designer James Dyson throws his hat into the electric car ring
THiNK Electric Car Maker Again Sets Sights on the US
After a fresh round of investment, the Norwegian firm plans to bring its small, efficient vehicles back to North America
Green Supercar Smackdown: Tesla Suing Fisker, Claiming Sabotage
Tesla says the founder of rival Fisker Coachbuild stole confidential information in order to build a competing vehicle.