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High-Tech Robotic Fish Glides Through Water With Great Ease
2013-01-17 12:54:52

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists from the Michigan State University made a number of improvements on a high-tech robotic fish. The new fish, called Grace, was designed and built by Xiaobo Tan, an MSU associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, and his team. They equipped the new fish with an array of sensors, allowing it to travel autonomously through the water, as well as measure water temperature, quality and other pacts. These...

Federal Wind Energy Tax Credit Set To Expire
2012-12-30 10:53:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online As 2012 draws to a close, American energy companies are racing to complete wind turbines in order to take advantage of a federal tax credit that expires once the clock strikes midnight on December 31. According to Matthew L. Wald of the New York Times, developers will need to have their wind farms fully operational before Tuesday in order to take advantage of a special wind energy tax credit. Companies that meet the...

2012-12-14 05:01:33

Demand for wind power generation will take off in the next five years, supported by favorable state-level assistance and lower prices. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Wind Power industry in its growing industry report collection. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 13, 2012 The Wind Power industry is booming. Revenue is expected to increase at an average annual rate of 19.5% to $4.4 billion in the five years to 2012, with anticipated growth of...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin