Technology

New Machine Generates Electricity From Snowball

Researchers build the first-of-its-kind device to generate static electricity from falling snow.  It can be integrated with solar panels to obtain continuous power supply in snowy conditions.  It also functions as a self-powered sensor to monitor...

NASA Funds To Develop Fully Electric Aircraft

NASA will fund $6 million over the course of 3 years to support the University Leadership Initiative project. The project aims to develop a fully electric aircraft that would release zero carbon dioxide and no other harmful emissions. In order to...

NVIDIA Uses AI To Help Cameras See Clearly

Researchers develop a deep neural network that evaluates the ability of a camera to see clearly.  Self-driving vehicles can use this network to make better decisions.  Dozens of companies are working on autonomous vehicle technology and they all...