The idea certainly seems very strange at first glance: to collect plastic bottles of water that clog up the roads, canals and gutters and Nigeria to settle in them. Not literally, of course, but almost.
Replacement of uranium at a relatively low-carbon, low-level thorium can afford to make a breakthrough in the field of energy generation.
New carbon nanotubes are able to contract with the power of the electric motor.
The Czech Republic intends to use its favorable geographical position and become a nuclear hub of Europe, which seek to ensure its energy security.
The laser power which will be enough to break the very fabric of space will be created in the UK, as part of a major new research project that aims to answer some of the most fundamental questions about our universe.
Photovoltaic cells, which are the heart of solar power industry should be tested for mechanical strength, oxidized, go through the procedure of calcination, purified, diffused, etched and deposited on the substrate layers.
Do you want to be able to use the touch screen without taking your phone out of his pocket? Researchers at Microsoft have developed two new touchscreen interface that lets you turn any surface into a touch screen or control the phone without taking it out of his pocket..
Singaporean scientists have found an unusual use for table salt, which, they said, would cope with the increasing demands for more and more capacious storage media.
The company Cray Inc. entered into a contract to upgrade the U.S. Department of Energy supercomputer, Jaguar. It will be the fastest computer on the planet.
The relativistic motion of hours on board GPS-satellite was the cause of the superluminal effect.
The first step has been made by scientists towards the development of waterproof fabric clothing that can repair itself by eliminating various injuries.
Only a few weeks after the publication of the results of the sensational experiment OPERA, according to which the muon neutrinos exceeded the speed of light, which was the subject of heated debate in the scientific community.
Miniature drone has helped archaeologists to make the images to create a 3 D-model of an ancient burial mound in Russia, as the scientists reported.
Investigation of posts on Twitter revealed that millions of people wake up happy but become more gloomy during the day.
Before committing them to this discovery, this structural form was considered impossible and was the subject of heated debate.
Three researchers who discovered that the universe is expanding at an ever increasing speed of the Nobel Prize.
Powerful particle accelerator in the United States, who was one of the largest particle collider in the world, and nearly a quarter century was the largest in the area, was closed on Friday.
Scientists from the University of California at Davis recently reported that they were able to develop a cotton cloth with self-cleaning properties.
In response to the evolving wave of interest of scientists around the world to experiment OPERA, published an article describing the experiments that have shown that neutrinos moving faster than the speed of light.
Staining of textile products is one of the most dangerous aspects of the environment in the textile industry.
Company Ford Motor Company has demonstrated the concept of E-Bike at the Frankfurt auto show.
This is similar to something out of a James Bond movie, but a British firm believes that it is a floating structure can become a project of the future, which will allow people to live in the open sea.
South Korea launches military aircraft radar after a new outbreak of techno confrontation with North Korea.
Universities from Britain to California and refuse to renew costly subscription, passing on the publication in the "public domain", which are freely available on the Internet, with the only restriction that is mandatory quoting of use.
It took Phileas Fogg 80 days in which to go around the world, but thanks to technological advances, we can do that in just a minute.
Is viewing Sponge Bob "reduces the ability of children to think"? Could this "damage children’s brains"? As published in the Los Angeles Times investigation - maybe.
Scientists have found application UK waste glass which is not suitable for re-transmission processing, but will assist in the cleaning of contaminated water to remove lead, cadmium and other toxic metals, like ion exchange filter.
Computer maker IBM is working with the company for the production of adhesives, to create a computer-skyscrapers, which will consist of multiple layers of silicon chips lying on top of each other.
According to the company BAE Systems, they have developed masking system can make objects invisible, or even disguise them under distanced items to protect them from attack.
Illumination of such order can be expected from an educated professor, not Aidan Dwyer, a 13-year old student.
Jalil Essaydi decided to test the limits of human strength with milk obtained from a hybrid spider and goats.
On Tuesday, Russia presented to the public its first stealth fighter jets took off the veil of mystery from secret project, which will be a cheaper alternative to an American jet aircraft.
Modern synthetic genomics at the same time combines the advanced techniques of chemical synthesis of DNA, using the huge computational power for the design of new sequences of nucleotides.
The team has announced today that they have committed a discovery that may forever change the world of electronics.
The unmanned aircraft called Falcon Hypersonic Technology Vehicle 2 can fly from London to Sydney in just an hour.
The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency (IARPA) will develop a silent drones next generation.
Portable device for blood analysis, which is capable of diagnosing the infection in just a few minutes, has been named a breakthrough in the field of HIV and AIDS in developing countries.
Engineers in the field of electrical engineering from Duke University have developed a material that allows you to control the light as well as electronics allows you to manipulate electrons.
Researchers have developed a new method Stanford nanoelectronics attachment to the surface of virtually any material, whatever its form.
Chinese authorities have reported the establishment of its first fourth generation nuclear reactor. The new technology will reduce the dependence on imported uranium.