Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Fuel Cells When Will the Breakthrough Come?

Date:
October 29, 2013
Source:
Deutsche Welle / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
Fuel cells are a classic case of innovative technology - except it has barely been used in practice. It has enjoyed precious few large-scale applications. Change is on its way, however. A 250 kilowatt facility the size of a shipping container is now set to supply the Ministry of Research in Berlin with electricity. Report by Holger Trzeczak.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-07-22 at 9:42 am EDT

High Hopes for Space Grown Stem Cells

High Hopes for Space Grown Stem Cells

Reuters - Innovations Video Online (Feb. 4, 2014) — Researchers at the Mayo Clinic are preparing to test their theory that stem cells grow faster in microgravity. With a grant from an organization that promotes research aboard the International Space Station, Dr. Abba Zubair will send a batch of cells into space where he believes the future of human tissue generation with stem cells may lie. Ben Gruber reports. Video provided by Reuters
Powered by NewsLook.com
Thin and Inexpensive: Organic Solar Cells

Thin and Inexpensive: Organic Solar Cells

Deutsche Welle (Nov. 10, 2011) — Scientists say solar cells made of transparent synthetics could provide energy in the future. Scientists in Dresden are working on what they call "organic solar cells" that they want to eventually market.
Powered by NewsLook.com
3D Printer Helps Scientists Grow an Ear

3D Printer Helps Scientists Grow an Ear

AP (Feb. 22, 2013) — Scientists at Cornell University created a new human-shaped ear using a 3D printer and injections of living cow cells. The researchers hope one day they'll be able to use a person's own cells to quickly customize implants.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Slim and Cheap Organic Solar Cells

Slim and Cheap Organic Solar Cells

Deutsche Welle (May 14, 2012) — Organic solar cells provide new hope for future energy generation, and researchers in Dresden now want to make this option commercially viable. It’s a fascinating proposition: once the technology’s weak spots are overcome - low durability, limited efficiency - then these ultra-thin and flexible solar cells could see almost unlimited scope, being transferred onto facades, cars, mobile phones and even handbags.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins