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Ford looks to calm anxious pooches with noise-canceling kennel

In many towns and cities around the world, the end of one year and the beginning of a new one is marked by the pop, fizz and bang of fireworks. This party in the sky can be very stressful ...

19 hours ago from Gizmag

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Uber’s new Jump e-bikes are easier to charge and harder to vandalize

Jump, the bike and scooter rental company owned by Uber, is getting a facelift. On Tuesday, the bike-share company unveiled the next generation of its electric-powered bikes. The ...

15 hours ago from The Verge

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Flexible thermoelectric generator module: a silver bullet to fix waste energy issues

A team of researchers led by Osaka University developed an inexpensive large-scale flexible thermoelectric generator (FlexTEG) module with high mechanical reliability for highly efficient power ...

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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Upwind wind plants can reduce flow to downwind neighbors

New National Science Foundation and Department of Energy-funded research highlights a previously unexplored consequence of the global proliferation of wind energy facilities: a wake effect from ...

15 hours ago from Phys.org

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A method to monitor indoor crop health no matter what planet you're on

As the world urbanizes and technologies such as LED grow lights bring down costs, indoor farming is becoming an increasingly important part of the food supply. Eventually, indoor farming techniques ...

Mon 17 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Plant biologists identify mechanism behind transition from insect to wind pollination

New research by scientists at the University of Toronto (U of T) offers novel insights into why and how wind-pollinated plants have evolved from insect-pollinated ancestors.

Mon 17 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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Pat Green announces performance at Golden Nugget Lake Charles in 2019

Country artist Pat Green will be on the road in 2019 to play a handful of select cities in the US and has announced a return to the Golden Nugget Lake Charles in Lake Charles, ...

1 hours ago from AXS

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Taiwanese Firm Develops 3-wheeled Commercial EV (2)

The battery of the EV is a lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery with a capacity of 5.2kWh. It is stuffed in the space for a helmet under the driver's seat.

Sun 16 Dec 18 from Tech-On

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Hyundai prices its electrified Kona SUV for the mass market

Hyundai has finally shared the first pricing information for its electric Kona SUV, and the figures will be welcome news for those looking to shed fuel costs and emissions from their ...

Mon 17 Dec 18 from Gizmag

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FastCharge prototype station shows three-minute time feat

How easily, how conveniently, how fast, will I be able to charge my electric car? Simple questions and car makers are quite busy giving us answers that will impress.

Sun 16 Dec 18 from TechXplore

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