One week after Hurricane Sandy tore through the US East Coast, long lines have become a common sight across northern New Jersey and parts of New York as residents continue to struggle in their daily commute between the two states.
Business Wire (Oct. 7, 2013) New research conducted by the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) found 55% of Los Angeles area commuters are interested in ridesharing, however only 22% of commuters in the ... watch video
Reuters (Nov. 12, 2012) Researchers at the Argonne National Laboratory are developing a mobile reactor they say will one day play a crucial role in helping people after natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy. The reactor ... watch video
Xinhua News Agency (Nov. 8, 2012) For New York citizens, this winter is colder and harder than before.
After Hurricane Sandy and early snowstorm, New York faces frustrating fuel shortages across the ... watch video
Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Apr. 20, 2015) Students and staff are being asked to use a prototype urinal to 'donate' urine to fuel microbial fuel cell (MFC) stacks that generate electricity to power lighting. The developers hope the pee-power ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (Nov. 10, 2011) Hydrogen is being touted as the fuel of tomorrow, but there are still some problems to be ironed out. Now, scientists doing basic research are proposing a solution. They call it carbazol, which looks ... watch video
Deutsche Welle (July 29, 2013) The TransMilenio express bus network in Bogot is considered a model for many megacities in developing countries: commuters fill up the free buses, and bus lanes and bicycle paths take the place of ... watch video
AP (Feb. 9, 2015) Boston's transit system, the nation's oldest, has been particularly hard hit this winter. The buildup of snow and ice on trolley tracks combined with aging equipment has stalled trains, delaying and ... watch video
May 26, 2015 NanoMRI is a scanning technique that produces nondestructive, high-resolution 3-D images of nanoscale objects, and it promises to become a powerful tool for researchers and ... read more
May 26, 2015 New technology makes cell phone batteries last up to 30 percent longer on a single charge. The patented circuitry converts some of the radio signals emanating from a phone into direct current (DC) ... read more
May 26, 2015 Drones, say goodbye to pilots. With the goal of achieving autonomous flight of these aerial vehicles, researchers have developed a vision and learning system to control and ... read more
Nov. 8, 2012 On October 29, 2012, lives were changed forever along the shores of New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, and in the two dozen United States affected by what meteorologists are calling Superstorm Sandy. ... read more
Nov. 1, 2012 NASA's Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission, or TRMM, satellite acts as a rain gauge in space as it orbits the Earth's tropics. As TRMM flew over Hurricane Sandy since its birth on Oct. 21 ... read more
Oct. 30, 2012 NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible image Sandy's massive circulation. Sandy covers 1.8 million square miles, from the Mid-Atlantic to the Ohio Valley, into Canada and New ... read more
Oct. 25, 2012 NASA's Aqua satellite passed over Hurricane Sandy as it was moving over eastern Cuba early on Oct. 25. The AIRS instrument captured an infrared image of Sandy that showed a large area of very ... read more