Making thermodynamic solar systems more efficient, thanks to receiving tubes with new coatings capable of limiting heat losses at very high temperatures, through the use of metals such as copper, aluminum, silver and gold. This is the goal of...
We often hear about refurbished or reconditioned products about electronics and information technology items. Some consumers still show skepticism towards these products, erroneously considered unreliable. However, refurbished items are good not only for the wallet of those who buy them but also for...
A micro-garden 6000 km from Earth to grow fresh vegetables for future space missions. GREENCUBE, designed by an all-Italian scientific team, for the first time will be aboard a mini-satellite to be launched during the inaugural flight of VEGA-C,...
What happens when oil and gas wells run dry? The answer: little good.The owners, often smaller businesses that have acquired the wells from major producers at a discount when oil and gas output declines, might pay anywhere from $70,000...
Packaged fruit and vegetables can finally breathe thanks to a new technology developed by researchers at the University of Basilicata. The device, called Blow Device, is applied on traditional or biodegradable plastic fresh food packaging and promotes gas exchange...
Microwave vacuum pre-cooking to recover fruit and vegetable waste that would be destroyed only for aesthetic malformations and transform them into a new type of food. This is the project carried out by Microglass in the food sector. The...
Not just a car but a style icon. It is the Fiat 500 that, since its launch on the market in 1957, has conquered generations of Italians and beyond. Since then, automotive technology has evolved and looks to an...
Cleaning the oceans from microplastics, administering drugs, freeing the arteries: these are some of the tasks that Xenobots, innovative robots made of living cells and programmed as supercomputers, can perform. Xenobots were created by scientists from Tufts University in...
Respond to the recent crisis caused by Covid-19 in a strong and concrete way, to trace the route towards a more sustainable lifestyle and in contact with nature by creating a community that shares the same values. This is the...
Electric is the future of the car but, before this technology can establish itself on a large scale, there are still some small knots to be solved. One of these is related to battery life and charging times, which...

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