If you score too low, you begin losing access to certain services. Here, the Chinese government has announced that people with low “social credit” won’t be able to ride on trains or fly on planes. […]
Asimina Kiourti writes in Smithsonian Magazine about efforts to create “smart fabrics” that will have the electronic components woven, or embroidered, right into them. The electronic components will be part of the fabric through embroidery using e-threads. […]
Goodyear has SERIOUSLY gone green with a new tire that is literally green, and that green isn’t paint, it’s moss.
That’s right. Goodyear recently unveiled tires that will grow living moss inside of them.
There’s a method to the seeming madness, however, and it has to do with generating electricity using the photosynthesis of plants, as well as converting CO2 to oxygen, reducing pollution. […]