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regenerative

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Regen makes gadget solar chargers sleek

A company with roots in consumer electronics makes a home solar charger for electronics that's a step up in user-friendly design.

By Jan. 9, 2010

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Panasonic bike uses regenerative braking

It reduces vehicle speed by converting some of its kinetic activity into another form of energy.

By Jul. 9, 2008

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Ford concept car shows benefits of weight loss

Electrification and efficient drivetrains play a part in increased fuel economy, but making cars lighter delivers the coup de grace.

By Jun. 3, 2014

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Toyota improves semiconductor tech in hybrids, 10 percent mpg gains

By reducing energy use in its hybrid cars' power control units, Toyota claims it can increase fuel economy by 10 percent.

By May. 20, 2014

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Scientist: Quantum physics can prove there's an afterlife

Professor Robert Lanza is sure there's something beyond this mortal coil. He believes the science is there to prove it.

By Nov. 16, 2013

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The Range Rover Hybrid is like a Range Rover, but greener

The Range Rover has gone all eco and now comes in a tangy Hybrid flavour. But is mixing electricity and off-roading a good idea? Also, there's a slight cost issue.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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2014 Lexus RX 450h

The 2014 Lexus RX 450h isn't a sexy choice, but it is a strong performer and a comfortable luxury cruiser with one of the quietest power trains in its class.

Jul. 2, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jul. 2, 2014

MSRP: $47,810.00

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Lab grows blood for human trials

Human volunteers in the near future will test out blood created from engineered stem cells. Someday facilities could make type O on demand, like real-life Tru Blood factories.

By Apr. 15, 2014

Editors' Take

2015 Volkswagen e-Golf

With refined driving manners and torquey acceleration, the e-Golf makes for a street-worthy electric car.

May. 14, 2014

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Self-heal like Wolverine? Gene discovery might hold clues

In a discovery by a Harvard researcher, a reactivated gene found in embryos helps mice regrow clipped parts of their ears and toes. Could the "fountain of youth" gene hold promise for humans too?

By Nov. 11, 2013