Battery

Science

Unlimited Fresh Water: Can MIT’s Breakthrough Save Us?

This video from Ziroth is an exploration into a resent rabbit hole he went down. I read about MIT’s new desalination breakthrough on Reddit, and needed to learn more! The topic of desalination is an important one that is only becoming more critical and could be a lifeline for huge area of the world. As […]

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Robotics

Omnibot 2000: The $500 Drink Serving Robot from 1985!

Think that humanoid robots in the home are a new idea? This video is from LGR highlights a toy that I remember wanting badly. Unboxing and enjoying the Tomy Omnibot 2000! A 26-inch home robot that can speak, play music, bring you drinks, and generally felt like ‘THE FUTURE’ in the 80s. While still a […]

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Solar

Innovative Solar Power Generator – Portable & Quiet Energy

This video is from Exploring Alternatives. In this video we’re checking out a portable solar power generator prototype that has 3 kW of solar panels integrated into the walls of a covered trailer. Inside there’s a battery bank, a charge controller, and an inverter, as well as some electrical outlets to make charging easy. This […]

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AI Robotics

Sort & Stretch with the Latest Tesla Bot Update

Tesla‘s robot Optimus can now sort objects autonomously!. Its neural network is trained fully end-to-end: video in, controls out.

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Science

Why This NASA Battery May Be The Future of Energy Storage

Anyone with a smartphone knows how far innovations in battery tech have lagged behind. But what about mission critical applications? There are no convenience stores in space where you can pick up some AAA batteries or a USB charger. This video is from Undecided with Matt Ferrell. We’re talking about batteries that last decades. That […]

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Science

Why Salt Water may be the Future of Batteries

This video is from Undecided with Matt Ferrell. There’s no shortage of solutions to the world’s need for renewable energy storage, but there is a shortage of accessible and cheap resources to use for those solutions. Lithium and vanadium aren’t limitless, so what about regular, run-of-the-mill salt? Redox flow batteries, or RFBs, can exploit the […]

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Solar

This Genius Turbine Will Change Energy Forever

This video is from Ziroth explains toroidal propellers, which have shown the ability to increase efficiency and reduce noise on boats and drones, but in this video we will see if these benefits can be transferred to wind turbines and planes.

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