Marketing grad raises big Kickstarter bucks on claims his shirt can be worn time and again, doesn't wrinkle, and remains odor-free -- without a single washing.
Researchers at MIT have created a type of glass that doesn't fog, has no glare — and cleans itself.
Chemists at UC Davis are reporting on a new self-cleaning cotton fabric that breaks down toxic chemicals and bacteria when exposed to light.
An electrically sensitive coating for solar photovoltaic panels, originally developed for NASA missions, could cut 90 percent of accumulated dust in two minutes, a researcher says.
New technology controls built-in dust filtration mechanism with automated air filter replacement.
Pininfarina automotive designer Leonardo Fioravanti's Hidra concept car uses windshields that repel water and dirt, doing away with the need for wipers.
A survey shows many people would buy one.
A rite of passage just got a lot easier
The Clump Claw 2000 concept is a delightful failure timed for April Fools', but the concept has some real-world appeal. Crave's Amanda Kooser and her cat Archer give it a go.
Researchers have used lasers to create an extremely hydrophobic material with potential applications from sanitation to solar panels.