GreenTech

Rainforest Connection enlists machine learning to listen for loggers and jaguars in the Amazon

The vastness that makes the Amazon rainforest so diverse and fertile also makes it extremely difficult to protect. Rainforest...

Mar 24 · 2 min read >

Water Abundance XPRIZE finalists compete in gathering water from thin air

Despite being a necessity for life, clean, drinkable water can be extremely hard to come by in some places...

Mar 23 · 1 min read >

Someone stole a piece of China’s new solar panel-paved road less than a week after it opened

Putting solar panels into our roads isn’t the craziest idea, but we may as well admit that it poses...

Jan 6 · 1 min read >

Meet Molekule, the sleekest air purifier on the market

Molekule, a San Francisco-based startup with a sleekly designed molecular air purifier started as an immigrant dream twenty years...

Dec 22 · 1 min read >

The Sun Exchange funds solar installations with micro-investments and bitcoin

Solar power could transform small communities around the world, but remote villages can’t always scrape together the thousands of...

Dec 4 · 2 min read >

Fairphone takes $7.7M to push for change across the electronics value chain

European mobile device maker Fairphone, which designs modular smartphones with the aim of supporting repairability and encouraging sustainability, has...

Oct 4 · 1 min read >
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DFJ’s Steve Jurvetson thinks Elon’s Boring Co. will win with short tunnels first

Noted Silicon Valley investor and SpaceX investor Steve Jurvetson is probably better positioned than most to know what Elon...

Oct 3 · 1 min read >

Infiniti’s Prototype 9 is a modern electric car with 1940s retro racer roots

Days of thunder future past? Infiniti’s newest race car prototype is actually inspired by vintage race vehicles of the...

Aug 24 · 1 min read >

Volkswagen’s electric Microbus successor set to go on sale in 2022

The VW Microbus is about as iconic as they come in the world of automobiles, and the I.D. Buzz...

Aug 23 · 1 min read >