Electric cars might seem soft, but the engineers behind electric racing motorcycles are pushing the boundaries of acceleration and top speeds for electric motors. And their innovations will soon find their way under the hood of a new breed of more powerful EVs.
There is a lot of plastic floating in the Pacific. Method can’t fix it all, but they’re combing beaches for garbage that might soon end up on supermarket shelves.
Can paying for more health care reduce health care costs?
With a forecasting model that allows for the discovery of social wisdom and the giving of exposure to outlier ideas, the futurist company is showing the benefits of collective problem solving.
The miniature ships built by Liquid Robotics are powered by the sun and the very waves they ride on. They’re going on a trans-Pacific voyage to explore parts of the ocean never before seen, and sending data back the whole time.
Getting patients discharged from hospitals is time-consuming, but not if you have a robotic nurse give the patients all the info they need (and banter with them about baseball).
Because buildings are the largest energy suck in New York, the city is enlisting the people with the most knowledge to help make them more efficient: the superintendents.