MNN : green-tech (9)

Physicists just discovered a new form of matter that was hypothesized almost 50 years ago

Researchers have proven the existence of a new form of matter called excitonium, a finding that legitimizes a theory first posited nearly 50 years ago.

Physicists just discovered a new form of matter that was hypothesized almost 50 years ago

It's called excitonium, and its discovery could be of 'cosmic significance.'

Should texting while walking be banned?

More places want to fine people for crossing the street with their eyes glued to their phone.

Could beer be the next fuel?

Scientists have turned beer into fuel, and it's a mixture that could lead to a more sustainable petrol.

How to survive a long airplane flight

No one looks forward to spending hours and hours in a cramped airplane seat, but there are ways to make those lengthy flights more comfortable.

Let's use the right-of-way in a smarter way

Right-of-way farming now joins solar car charging and pollinator-friendly landscaping along the Ray C. Anderson Memorial Highway in Troup County.

The test results are back from that yeti fur ...

Scientists took DNA samples from 'yeti' fur, bone and droppings, and for true believers, the results are nothing short of disappointing.

How amputees may be able to control robot arms with their minds

A new study of monkey that lost arms in accidents could be a breakthrough for human limbs that move at the speed of thought.

Will self-driving cars save seniors in the suburbs?

Hanging up the keys might not be such a traumatic event for seniors if we embrace self-driving cars.