Carbon Emission Reduction Strategies Need New Tools and Technologies But Where Are They?

December 17, 2017 – Two years after the nations of the world came together in a nearly-unanimous show of support for tackling climate change, there is little evidence to show ... Continue Reading →

What’s in Your Drinking Water Today and Why You Should Care

December 16, 2017 – Today’s guest blog is presented as an infographic and created by Laura Newcomer, a writer, editor, and educator who works in the environmental and personal ... Continue Reading →

Immortality is on the Agenda for Some Nobel Laureates and Billionaires Out to Make a Fast Buck

December 15, 2017 – A molecule named NAD, short for Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide, is a coenzyme within the cell that plays a critical role in repairing DNA. Earlier this ... Continue Reading →

Gene-Drive Technology Being Promoted By Farmers to Fight Infestations That Destroy Crops

December 14, 2017 – Re-engineering a fruit fly to make it sterile may be the answer that Northern California cherry orchard growers say will save their industry. The Spotted-Wing ... Continue Reading →

Boeing Sponsors Go-Fly $2 Million Prize for Someone to Invent a Personal Flying Device

December 13, 2017 – Boeing has thrown down the gauntlet as Grand Sponsor of Go-Fly, a competition to invent a device that will make people look to the sky and say “that ... Continue Reading →

New Space Directives from U.S. President Lack Specifics and Funding Commitments

December 12, 2017 – Yesterday President Trump signed an executive order to make the United States the premier space-faring nation “reclaiming America’s proud destiny ... Continue Reading →

Peter Diamandis Talks About the Abundance of Capital Available for Technology Innovators

December 11, 2017 – In his latest mind sharing, Peter Diamandis talks about massive amounts of capital available for what he calls “transformative purposes and moonshots.” ... Continue Reading →

Gizmos & Gadgets: Smart Home Tech

December 11, 2017 – Guest contributor, Emily Birling, shares with us the latest smart home technology designed for comfort, convenience, security, and energy efficiency. In almost ... Continue Reading →

Wind Turbines Have Unforeseen Ecological and Local Climate Impacts

December 10, 2017 – In June this year, President Donald Trump held a rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he praised coal and criticized wind energy. He pointed out that wind turbines ... Continue Reading →

NASA Invites Partners to Develop Technology to Make Us Earth Independent in Space

December 9, 2017 – NASA in its latest public solicitation is seeking proposals for the design, fabrication, and testing of critical components and subsystems for acquisition ... Continue Reading →