Cheap material converts heat to electricity | Science

Purified polycrystalline tin selenide might form the basis for cheap gadgets that transform waste heat to electricity. Northwestern University So-called thermoelectric generators turn waste heat into electricity without producing... Read more »

Europe’s record heat melted Swiss glaciers | Science

The Aletsch Glacier is Switzerland’s biggest glacier. Flickr/Sam Rayner/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Originally published by E&E News The sweltering heat wave that roasted much of Europe last month has actually... Read more »

Beat the Heat | Science and Technology Research News

University of Utah mechanical engineering partner teacher Mathieu Francoeur has actually found a method to produce more electrical power from heat than believed possible by producing a silicon chip,... Read more »

Non-Toxic Filamentous Virus Helps Quickly Dissipate Heat Generated by Electronic Devices

. . . . . Figure 1. Schematic representations. ( a) Phage and (b) hexagonally put together structures of the phages in the movie. Organic polymeric products typically have... Read more »