Monthly Archives: April 2017

No more punctures – plastic spokes for bikes instead!

Will this work? They have tried before, but this time, maybe it will. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4432656/Airless-bike-tyre-uses-recycled-plastic-spokes.html Wave goodbye to punctures! Airless bike tyre uses recycled plastic spokes for a smooth ride The futuristic airless wheels are made from 100 per cent recycled … Continue reading

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Another promise – glass bottles into batteries with 4x the charge

Another breakthrough or the same one? Both are University of California. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4433654/Recycled-glass-bottles-make-efficient-batteries.html Rechargeable batteries made from recycled GLASS bottles store four times more energy than traditional ones The batteries store almost four times more energy than conventional ones Used glass … Continue reading

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