Hydrogen


Cars of the future could be powered by hydrogen from algae, new study states

This is the age of hydrogen fuel, thanks to its abundance and impressive zero-emission credentials. With companies like Toyota and Hyundai coming up with futuristic hydrogen-powered vehicles, scientists across the world are working to make this incredible clean energy more readily available. To that end, researchers from Tel Aviv University have developed new strains of…





Boeing could one day build an aircraft propulsion system, powered by lasers and nuclear explosion

A team of three researchers, working at Boeing, has submitted a patent application for a laser-powered aircraft propulsion system. Although it does seem ambitious, given our current, quite limited, knowledge of nuclear fission and fusion, the company believes that this self-powered engine could one day be used to propel airplanes, spacecraft and even missiles. (more…)