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Dyson launches bacteria-killing Hygienic Mist humidifier

Dyson originally launched its bladeless fan back in 2009, setting a new standard for how fans both perform and look. And since then the so-called Air Multiplier has been improved several times, ...

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Powering up the poor shouldn't hurt the climate

When countries get rich, their emissions rise – but connecting poor rural households barely affects greenhouse gas emissions

Sun 19 Oct 14 from Newscientist

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BYD outs world's largest battery electric vehicle

When we think of electric vehicles, we generally think of conveyances down the lower on of the size spectrum, like cars, bikes and maybe even skateboards. But at this year's American Public ...

21 hours ago from Gizmag

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Does Lockheed Martin Really Have a Breakthrough Fusion Machine?

Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.Lockheed Martin's announcement last week that it had secretly developed a promising design ...

5 hours ago from MIT Technology Review

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Tesla Lashes Out At Michigan Governor's Lock-Out, Citing ADA Payola And Lobbying Lawyers

While Tesla is continuing to impress consumers and media outlets with its array of electric cars, especially the recently unveiled Model S P85D, car manufacturers and dealerships are doing ...

6 hours ago from HotHardware

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Chemists tackle battery overcharge problem

Research from the University of Kentucky Department of Chemistry will help batteries resist overcharging, improving the safety of electronics from cell phones to airplanes.

Fri 17 Oct 14 from

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A global natural gas boom alone won't slow climate change

A new analysis of global energy use, economics and the climate shows that without new climate policies, expanding the current bounty of inexpensive natural gas alone would not slow the growth ...

Wed 15 Oct 14 from

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Check Out the 148-Story View from the World's Highest Observation Deck

As long as architects keep building up (and up , and up ), folks are going to want to check out the view from way up in the air. Well: The Burj Khalifa just unveiled a new observation deck ...

Fri 17 Oct 14 from Gizmodo

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TMEIC Wins Large Order for PV Inverters for 115MW Solar Plant

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corp (TMEIC) announced Oct 20, 2014, that it has received an order for 230 units of its "Solar Ware 500" PV inverter (total capacity: 115MW) for ...

7 hours ago from Tech-On

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Dispelling a misconception about Mg-ion batteries

Lithium (Li)-ion batteries serve us well, powering our laptops, tablets, cell phones and a host of other gadgets and devices. However, for future automotive applications, we will need rechargeable ...

Thu 16 Oct 14 from

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