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New Goodyear Tires Harness Friction To Help Power Your Car
Where the rubber meets the road, there's energy to be gained
This Cuddly Phase-Change Robot Will Keep You Warm at Night
The space heater nestled perpetually at my side this time of year can be pretty comforting, but it’s not great...
Steamy Cloud Servers Installed In Homes and Businesses Could Be Used As Furnaces
Finding a physical space to store our voluminous cloud-based data is a problem, sure, but keeping the servers cooled down...
New Alloy Can Convert Heat Directly Into Electricity
A new alloy with unique properties can convert heat directly into electricity, according to researchers at the University of Minnesota....
New Onboard Converter Technology Harvests Auto Engine Exhaust to Generate Electricity
The key is something called skutterudite
Stanford’s New Solar Cells Are The First to Produce Electricity From Both Light and Heat
Exploiting both types of radiation could be the key to making solar power competitive with fossil fuels