fuel

War Is Boring

The Navy’s First Carrier-Launched Drone Will Be a Flying Gas Tank

For now.
David Axe
10.12.17
Planes, Pains, and Climate Change

Airports and Planes Need to Adapt to Climate Change, Too

High temperatures are already grounding planes, but what happens if (or when) things get worse?
Sarah Emerson
7.13.17
climate change

Canada's Bold New Carbon Pricing Plan Isn't Enough to Meet Emissions Goals

But it's a start.
Jordan Pearson
5.18.17
humans of the year

Kendra Kuhl Is Building a Device That Turns Pollution Into Products

The CTO of Opus 12 has been trying to help the environment since she was a grad student.
Farnia Fekri
4.28.17
climate change

These Gold ‘Nanoneedles’ Could Be a Powerful Weapon Against Climate Change

They function like lightning rods, catalyzing a reaction that splits CO2 apart.
Paul Tadich
8.3.16
Space

Researchers Want a Robotic Space Cleaner to Digest Debris and Turn it into Fuel

The idea is for the debris to take the place of gases like argon and xenon.
Emiko Jozuka
12.4.15
News

Can Clean Diesel Survive the Volkswagen Scandal?

Diesel never really took off stateside, and now some experts question if the Volkswagen scandal is a death knell for the future of clean diesel.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.2.15
environment

Researchers Love E. Coli Because They Can Make It Poop Plastic

Modified microbes have the potential to help reduce our carbon footprint and our reliance on oil at the same time.
Arthur White
7.3.15
News

Why the World's Most Massive Ships Are Switching to Natural Gas

Due to environmental regulations, natural gas is now the cheaper option.
Ben Richmond
4.20.15
Canada

The Senate Votes to Halt the Keystone XL Pipeline

For now.
Brian Merchant
11.18.14
energy

What Replaces the Gas Tax Once Electric Cars Replace Gas?

States are wondering how they'll pay for roads for electric cars.
Ben Richmond
5.28.14
Motherboard Blog

Cyborg Cockroaches Can Now Make Their Own Power

We're getting closer to using crawling networks of cockroaches for all our sensor needs.
Victoria Turk
2.4.14
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