TrendingTechnologyThis New Electric Racing Boat Is Already Making Waves

The Rán VII is a new racing yacht that is already making a name for itself around the world. The vessel, which is smaller than it's Swedish team's previous sailboats, was designed to leave behind a lighter footprint with its sophisticated electric motor. 

By Desiree Kaplan
3 weeks ago
TrendingTechnology5 Eco-Friendly Bikes To Ride This Summer

Companies around the world are beginning to tweak bikes and make them into even more eco-friendly transportation options. Whether they're made of bamboo, wood, or are just hooked up with efficient tech, these five bike companies offer a greener way to commute.

By Desiree Kaplan
3 weeks ago
TrendingTechnologyThis Tech Makes It Easy To Conserve Water In Your Home

A new high tech device is changing the way people interact with their clean water. Lōtik has created a sleek sensor the works like a Fitbit for pipes and helps people pinpoint wasteful water habits, burst pipes and water leaks so water can be used more responsibly.

By Desiree Kaplan
3 weeks ago
TrendingHomeHow Do We Build a Better Air Conditioner?

Air conditioning use is on the rise worldwide. Will the tech catch up?

By Kristin Hunt
4 weeks ago
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Food

This Eco-Friendly Restaurant Is Run By Robots

A new restaurant in Boston called Spyce is shaking up the restaurant industry by offering food made by robots. The high tech restaurant hopes to provide healthy and sustainable meals at accessible prices while keeping energy usage low.

By Desiree Kaplan
4 weeks ago
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Technology

This New Hotel Is Designed To Harness Energy From The Ocean

Margot Krasojević's latest architectural project, the Harmonic Turbine Tidal Hotel, pushes the boundaries of traditional designs. The building, poised on the coastline, will harness ocean tides and winds for natural power.

By Desiree Kaplan
2 months ago
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Community

This App Encourages People To Take Pictures Of Their Trash To Make Recycling Easier

One of the biggest databases of pollution that's been picked up off the streets has been upgraded to make the experience easier. Litterati, downloadable on iOS and Android devices, now allows for better collaboration, advanced tagging, and easier photo uploads.

By Brian Spaen
2 months ago
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Technology

This Smart Technology Makes It Easier For National Parks To Go Green

A recent report called Smart Parks suggests that connecting national parks with sensors and monitors will help offer useful, real-time communication to park visitors while helping park employees keep better track of things like waste management.

By Desiree Kaplan
2 months ago
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Technology

The Surprising Way Drones Can Help Fight Climate Change

Drones can do everything from take beautiful photos to deliver your groceries. But their ability to thwart climate change may be the little gadgets' crown achievement.

By Emily Folk
2 months ago
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Technology

This Company Wants To Use Elevated Pods Instead Of Cars And Subways

These carbon pods are a system of mass transit that could eliminate pollution and traffic, while saving any city that adopts them an enormous amount of money.

By Aimee Lutkin
2 months ago
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Elon Musk Is Offering Free Rides In LA Tunnel In Just A Few Months

Over the next few months, Elon Musk and The Boring Company will be putting the finishing touches on their trial-run tunnel, offering free rides under their SpaceX headquarters. Their goal is to provide evidence that these efforts can fix congested traffic above ground.

By Brian Spaen
2 months ago
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Renewables

How Solar Power Is Impacting Natural Disaster Relief

When natural disasters hit, quickly restoring power is immensely important—and is often very difficult. In some areas, solar power has presented itself as a solution to this persistent problem. 

By Tessa Love
2 months ago
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Food

This App Reduces Food Waste By Getting Leftovers To Those In Need

Food waste is a serious issue when it comes to wasting energy and water. One woman took a simple idea for eliminating that waste by doing a world of good, then turned it into a booming business.

By Aimee Lutkin
2 months ago
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Renewables

Belgium Officially Started Building Their Biggest Offshore Wind Farm Yet

Construction is finally underway for Belgium's massive 370-megawatt offshore wind farm. Nearly 15 miles off the coast, the 44 turbines expect to power 400,000 homes and should satisfy 10 percent of the country's needs by 2025.

By Brian Spaen
2 months ago
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U.S. Invests $30 Million Into New Batteries That Hold Power For Days At A Time

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry announced that the DOE is investing $30 million over the next three years to improve energy storage for large-scale systems. They're looking for solutions in various technology that will last up to 100 hours.

By Brian Spaen
2 months ago