Nissan GT-R Likely to be a Hybrid Model; Might be Delayed till 2018

December 31, 2012 / No Comments

The Nissan GT-R, the next generation super car, is once again in the news. New details and rumors are spreading regarding this next generation super car form Japanese brand Nissan. The GT-R was actually expected to debut in the year 2015, but the latest reports say that the launch could be delayed until 2017 or even 2018. That means Nissan is getting ...

Peel-and-Stick Solar Cells to the Fore

December 31, 2012 / No Comments

You are well aware of the potential of the conventional solar cells that are placed on glass or silicon to extract energy. Unlike these regular ones, new peel and stick thin-film solar cells have arrived, and they require direct fabrication on the final carrier substrate. These new peel-and-stick thin-film solar cells can be peeled off like Band-Aid and stuck to virtually ...

Tesla Model S Pricing for Europe Out

December 28, 2012 / No Comments

It looks like Telsa will sell the Model S electric car for a much higher price to the Europe. The eco-friendly manufacturer has announced different prices for different countries and it seems that the Europeans will have to spend a little more to get behind the wheel of the Telsa Model S 60kWh. Currently, Telsa has decided to sell only the ...

Canadian Resident Mathew Arthur to Live in a Van for a Year

December 28, 2012 / No Comments

Do you think your style of living defines you? Probably you should. Mathew Arthur, a 30-year-old designer has decided to live in a van for next one year, and his endeavor will start on January 1, 2013. A resident of Vancouver, Canada, he has decided to challenge the conventional living habits of humans. For Mathew Arthur, it is a choice of ...

Toyota Fun Vii Car Might Come with Wireless Charging Tech

December 27, 2012 / No Comments

How about a car that can change its exterior depending on the driver’s mood? And how fun will it be if you can choose a color for your car each day? Well, we are not talking about a fairy tale, but the kind of technologies that could get included into the future cars. Until the introduction of Fun-Vii, customized cars used ...

Meteorite Stardust to Provide Effective Anti-Aging Solutions

December 27, 2012 / No Comments

When it comes to beauty treatment, people are ready to go any extent. From marmite-scented perfumes to snail packs, people are really interested in bizarre beauty treatments. The latest product in the weird beauty treatment line is Celestial Secret from Spain, an anti-ageing range that contains powdered meteorite. Meteorite is made of rock and sometimes metal that is derived from various ...

Electric Car Association Founded in Iceland

December 21, 2012 / No Comments

Iceland is a place with renewable energy almost too cheap to meter. The latest move to make Iceland an EV-friendly country has happened through the move to give shape to the Icelandic EV Association by an Icelandic entrepreneur named Gisli Gislayson and his team. Majority of the population lives in Reykjavik, Iceland’s capital city. The rural areas can also be connected ...

African Elephants Face Extinction as Poaching Flourishes

December 21, 2012 / 1 Comment

Jane Goodall, one of the world's greatest conservationists, has made a vehement plea for a worldwide ban on the sale of ivory as she fears that the illegal ivory trade will lead to the extinction of the African elephant. She issued the plea soon after the authorities seized 24 tons of illegal ivory in Malaysia recently. According to her, a massive ...

Air Pollution Reason for around 3.2 Million Premature Deaths a Year

December 19, 2012 / No Comments

We already know about the severe health problems caused by pollution. A new study conducted by an international group of experts reveals that the outdoor pollution is responsible for more than 3.2 million premature deaths around the world a year. Fine particulate matter in soot is the main contributor to the damage, especially in the developing smog-choked cities across Asia. And ...

Kansas City All for Electric Vehicles

December 19, 2012 / No Comments

After people started to prefer electric vehicles due to concerns on greenhouse gas emissions and petroleum supplies, electric vehicles have increasingly started flowing out into American highways and driveways.   Realizing the importance the new move, Kansas City is all set to be the most electric-vehicle ready in terms of charging infrastructure. The Kansas City region is well equipped with   sufficient public ...