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2013-02-27 10:40:31

People think of wind as an energy source with few limits, offering an unending power source with distinct capacity advantages over sources that deplete, such as fossil fuel.

Keeping Realistic Expectations About Wind Energy
2013-02-25 19:01:14

According to new research, the notion that wind energy presents an unending supply of power might be a bit misleading.

2013-02-12 14:51:38

Physicists have now developed a new method for analyzing the elastic characteristics of mechanical structures subjected to disturbances, akin to the turbulences affecting wind turbines.

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

Scientists from the Michigan State University made a number of improvements on a high-tech robotic fish to make it glide through the water with the greatest of ease.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.