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Virtual Fencing for Cattle

From Agersens in Australia comes the innovative eShepherd – Internet of Things technology creates virtual fencing and lets farmers use smartphones...

Engineering Better Waste Disposal

In England, the Leeds Recycling and Energy Recovery Facility uses 100% of household waste.                

Recyclable Paper EcoHelmet

Bike share riders often ride without helmets, which is – you guessed it – unsafe!
An engineering grad has invented the recyclable...

Turning shipping containers into farms

Grow food where you live – turning shipping containers into farms!
While there are still challenges to this type of farming, it’s an exciting...

Mushrooms

Mushrooms – growing biodegradable materials for everything from packing to insulation to furniture! A B.C. design team hopes its curious concept will...

Game-changer Technology: Space X

“SpaceX successfully lands reusable booster on drone ship!” Twenty years ago, none of those words even made sense. Now, this game-changer technology...

Tortoise Cured with Lego

While not exactly a speed demon, thanks to a German veterinarian, Blade the Tortoise has a spiffy new set of wheels that give new meaning to ‘4 on...

Scientists Unboil An Egg

How do you unboil an egg and why would anyone want to?
Scientists have figured out how “unboil” cooked egg whites in an effort to better understand...

Human Waste Bio Bus

From the ‘Eeewww’ files – Britain’s first ever ‘Bio-Bus’ goes into service March 2015. And we do mean goes. Running on biomethane from...

Zero Energy Buildings

No more air conditioners! This “skin” for buildings keeps the inside cool with zero energy use.