Tag Archive: Transportation

Solar Roadways

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Our country is filled with roads. Everywhere you look, there will be a road leading somewhere. The technology behind the road has not advanced in many years, until Scott Brusaw got involved. His… Continue reading

Jetovator

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Hydro-powered Jetovator Transportation Hydro, powered, elevator, personal, watercraft 2013 Jetovator Jetovator is a company who put out their first hydro powered jetpack in 2013. It uses a 40 foot long hose which takes… Continue reading

Taxi of Tomorrow

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US roads alone each year – six million accidents that cost consumers $160 million and kill more people between the ages of four and 34 than anything else. Nissan believes that self-driving cars will… Continue reading

Motion Power Energy

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Traffic studies show more than 250 million vehicles are registered in America, and an estimated 6 billion miles are driven on our nation’s roads every day. If the kinetic energy generated by moving vehicles… Continue reading

Self-Heating Roads

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When it comes to unpredictable winter weather, maintaining safe driving conditions is a major concern. Researchers at the University of Houston came up with self-heating roads which are embedded with sheets of carbon… Continue reading

Acoustic Levitation

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For the fi rst time, researchers have succeeded in levitating and moving arbitrarily shaped objects using acoustic (sound) waves. The researchers, from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, have already… Continue reading