The Dangers of Haze Pollution. A new Yale-led study published in the journal Nature Communications sheds light on the surprising role that haze in China plays in promoting the urban heat island effect [UHI], a process whereby city centers tend to be significantly warmer than surrounding rural areas.

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Enter The Era Of The Electric Drone Taxi. Personal drones large enough to take a passenger are right now being developed by several companies, and there are multiple prototypes being tested around the world. ¬†Many of them are being considered more as taxi’s than personal vehicles.

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Is There A SARS Like Virus Ready To Spread? On November 16, 2002, an outbreak of what is believed to be severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), began in the Guangdong province of China, which borders on Hong Kong. Before the outbreak was finally contained it is reported the 806 people where infected and 34 people […]

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China’s Chang’e-3 Lunar Landing Site Sending Back Data. In 2013, Chang’e-3, an unmanned lunar mission, touched down on the northern part of the Imbrium basin, one of the most prominent of the lava-filled impact basins visible from Earth.

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Brain Computer Interface is Just as Scary as it Sounds. We hear a lot about artificial intelligence and smart devices, such as watches, phones and even cars are certainly more interactive than before and certainly more connected. However there is very little discussion about the inevitable connection of the computer to the human brain.

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Cool Roofs Concept is More than just a Concept. Having a black or dark roof on your house or office building in the summer means that a large percentage of the sun’s rays are being absorbed by the roofing material. Then depending on the level of insulation under the roofing, heat is transferred to the […]

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Who is the Largest Producer of Electric Vehicles for 2015? China is the largest producer of CO2 in the world. There was a time when the country was opening a new coal fired electric generation plant every week and now the population is paying the price. 

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Measuring Energy Generation in the Correct Way is Very Important. It is said that if you cannot measure something you cannot manage it. The only thing worse than not measuring important data is measuring it incorrectly and not realizing it, or acting as if the measures are in fact correct. Accurate data is always needed […]

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Using Silicon Doping for New Materials. The world for now is unable to move beyond fossil fuels, even though there are many clean energy options available. The sad part is that not only is fossil fuels producing emissions such as carbon dioxide that we cannot afford but it is one of least efficient energy technologies […]

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