Ford’s Smart Crib Rocks

It’s an issue every parent has had to deal with, more times than they can remember – taking care of a beautiful, very young bundle of joy that just won’t settle down to sleep. For said parents, who are most likely functioning on just under ninety minutes of downtime themselves,…...

Looking Down on Traffic Lights

We’ve all watched and wondered, “will that guy/girl stop playing Candy Crush to even check if the road is clear before they step out into traffic?” or seen people so engrossed in their tiny little screens that they’ve walked right into a glass door. They’ve been described as smartphone zombies…...

Recycling Carbon Dioxide

A group of researchers have found a new and simpler way to convert carbon dioxide into more usable fuels and other chemicals. The team, led by Professor Ted Sargent of the University of Toronto's Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, have discovered a more efficient way to harvest and convert…...

Lumber from Plastic Waste

According to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – or NOAA – there’s an island of plastic waste floating in the middle of the Pacific Ocean about the size of Texas. Now, while most of it is not visible to the naked eye, as the plastic is mostly broken…...