#MITTechnologyReview ... "Lightbridge has developed a metallic fuel for nuclear reactors that it claims will tackle some of the industry’s biggest challenges, but safety questions remain.".... https://www.technologyreview.com/s/601121/this-new-fuel-could-make-nuclear-power-safer-and-cheaper/#/set/id/601159/
Construction of Japan's largest solar power plant to begin in July at a cost of ¥25 billion
The New Alchemy: How Self-Healing Materials Could Change the World | Scientists are cooking up asphalt, concrete, and metals that heal themselves. That means smarter and stronger infrastructure—and just a dash of magic. [New Materials: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/new-material/]
27 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts In 2012
Flexible, Inexpensive Solar Panels Challenge Fossil Fuel -- At half the price of today's cheapest solar cells, Twin Creeks' Hyperion uses an ion canon to bombard wafer-thin panels. The result is a commercially viable, mass-produced solar panel that costs around 40 cents per watt.
#DailyMailUK ..... "Raising $80,000 to take strollers from concept to production.. Purchase stroller without self-propelling technology for $399 or $2,750 with.. Will be on the market sometime in spring 2017.. Smartbee strollers meet all of the US and European safety regulations.".... http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3410783/Would-trust-baby-self-driving-stroller-2-750-buggy-allows-parents-run-it.html#ixzz3xvAkK9mN
#DailyMailUK ..... "Researchers used the vascular systems of roses to channel circuits... Applied voltage makes ions interact, causing leaves to change color."..... http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3327793/Get-ready-rise-CYBERPLANTS-Researchers-reveal-roses-circuits-inside-leaves-change-colour-touch-button.html#ixzz3sB0VPsPs