Researchers create energy-harvesting wallpaper
We’re constantly looking for innovative ways to improve the Springwise experience, and so we’re now introducing BeeLine Reader, a new technology that helps you read more quickly and efficiently. To learn more about BeeLine Reader, an award-winning startup funded by Intel Capital, see BeeLineReader.com.
A two-in-one solar bio battery and solar panel has been created by researchers at Imperial College London, UK, who printed living cyanobacteria and circuitry onto wallpaper. Cyanobacteria are photosynthetic microorganisms that have been on Earth for billions of years, and are thought to be the primary reason why the Earth’s atmosphere is oxygen rich.
Spotted another good idea???
Join our network and earn rewards