Smart Tattoos May Soon Reveal Your Health Status

Smart Tattoos May Soon Reveal Your Health Status

When postdoctoral fellows at Harvard and researchers at MIT start talking about tattoos, chances are they are not discussing dolphins or barbed wire. These scientists are behind the “Dermal Abyss” project and their mission is to develop color-changing tattoo ink...
Residential Energy Storage Batteries Charge Ahead

Residential Energy Storage Batteries Charge Ahead

By the end of this year, and for the first time in history, more people are going to store energy in personal residential batteries that are tied to the electrical grid. This represents a 57% increase in total residential battery system sales. Grid-tied home batteries...
Ink Conservation Project Takes a Big Bite Out of Famous Logos

Ink Conservation Project Takes a Big Bite Out of Famous Logos

There are many brands that have truly conquered the world, whose icons may be seen in just about every major city across the globe. There are Starbuck’s stores across the street from one another in Singapore and Houston, the Golden Arches appear in the most unusual...
Even B2B Can Benefit from a Respected Influencer

Even B2B Can Benefit from a Respected Influencer

When it comes to choosing who will be the face of a product, businesses understand that consumers will associate their offering with the qualities of the person advertising it. There are some obvious standouts: Santa for Coca-Cola, Fabio for I Can’t Believe It’s Not...
Depressed? Google it.

Depressed? Google it.

Doctors find that people are more prone to self-diagnosis than ever even though the correct diagnosis is found online a mere 34% of the time. To make matters worse people are spending more and more time in front of a computer or other screen which, in and of itself,...
For power, plug into your nearest volcano

For power, plug into your nearest volcano

There are 20 known “supervolcanos” around the world, including the Yellowstone Caldera, a 30 by 45-mile depression in the northwest corner of Wyoming. A supervolcano is one whose volcanic center has erupted at a magnitude of 8 (the highest) on the Volcano Explosivity...