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The Flying Car Concept Closer To Reality

Terrafugia, a manufacturer of flying cars, is seeking $30M in funding to bring its flying vehicles to the mass market. The company has been working on two kinds...
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Robot Car Valet Parks Your Car for You

Visitors at Germany’s Düsseldorf Airport can pay a robotic system named Ray to park and retrieve their cars.  Drivers can leave their cars at the arrival level...

Glowing Trees Could Replace Street Lights

  Glowing trees could soon be a possible cost effective method to illuminate roadway segments or public spaces instead of street lights.  The scientific practice...

Solar Roadways To Provide Endless Electricity

An entrepreneurial couple from Iowa developed an industrial-strength solar road panel that may revolutionize the transportation industry. These solar road panels (Solar Roadways) are a...

The Glow-in-the-Dark Highway

Engineers in the Netherlands have come up with an innovative design to save money and enegry on roadway lighting: glow-in-the-dark paint.  Hailed as the...
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Tackling the Future of Transportation

  The path to a clean energy future is paved with small moves that result in big outcomes. This video analyzes several promising directions for...

Car System That Locates Vacant Parking Spaces

Two Korean engineers have developed a technology that allows a vehicle to locate vacant parking spots. The system combines the car's ultrasound sensors, cameras...

U.S. Government Aims for ‘Talking’ Cars by 2017

The United States Department of Transportation has announced that it's taking steps to implement vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications in an effort to prevent crashes, deaths and injuries caused...

The British Are Testing Roadway Technology That Would Recharge Your Electric...

The British government is testing out new road technology that would allow electric cars to charge as they drive. The goal is to help...

The World’s First Solar Roadway

The world's first road capable of turning sunlight into energy officially opened for traffic Wednesday in the Netherlands.  It's actually a 230-foot-long bike path...