Student researchers have developed microchips that use ‘backscattering’ to transmit data with almost no power to IoT devices.
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An urban farming company is using QR codes in food packaging to offer consumers the chance to learn the history of the herbs they are eating.
A new sustainable design for a bike rack could collect the kinetic energy generated by cyclists.
An AgTech company has developed an algorithm to identify the health diagnostics of vineyard soil by genetically sequencing the microbes and applying AI algorithm analysis.
Researchers have been inspired by geckos’ feet to develop a liquid crystalline elastomer material that bends in set directions in response to heat and light.
A startup is using blockchain technology to collect and share data on entire food supply chains.
Researchers in Canada have developed smart acoustic sensors that can pinpoint small leaks in water mains and can easily be retrofitted onto fire hydrants.
China-based research into using nuclear fusion as a clean energy source is the first to achieve temperatures of over 100-million degrees Celsius paving the way for artificial sun technology.
A new robot inspired by bees can autonomously pollinate some types of plants.
Researchers have found a way to use bionic mushrooms as a source of clean, renewable electricity.
A new system has been developed that can autonomously survey and map underground mines without GPS.
From recycling waste products to closing gaps in efficiency, these seven curated innovations highlight the crossovers between sustainability and the circular economy.
A design student has developed a range of food products and packaging showcasing the nutritional benefits of lichen.
An affordable smart air vent is designed to replace airbricks in homes, using weather data to open or close for efficient heating without compromising air quality.
A Chinese company is developing an artificial moon which would be used to illuminate city streets and save energy.
A US startup wants to sell vegetables grown by robots in an indoor farm.
The first hydrogen-powered train turns hydrogen and oxygen into electricity to power speeds of up to 140 kilometres per hour.
A startup has developed a wireless charging device to allow drones to have unlimited flight time.
A Kenyan company has developed a new method for planting trees to tackle their growing forestation problems.
A newly designed town in Norway will build a data center that provides heat to its surrounding buildings.
An energy company has created a digital teacher using AI to help children learn about different types of renewable energy.
The sustainable house has been built so it generates more energy than it uses.