An aquarium in Japan has come up with a novel way of generating free electricity to light up a Christmas tree.

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Designed to reduce the outside energy needed to get your groove on, it features a dance floor that harvests dancing energy via piezoelectricity. This energy is used to power the clubs LED lighting

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Remember that scene in the Matrix, when Morpheus reveals that the machines use human body heat as an energy source? While it doesn't make sense since humans consume more energy than they release as body heat, turns out that it's not such a crazy idea.

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If your iPod runs out of battery power, will a potato hold up in a pinch?

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How do those Instant Hand and Toe Warmers Work?

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Alternative fuels a hot topic for discussion once again...Biodiesels, alcohols, and electric cars are all alternatives to the current way of doing business. So how do they work?

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Picture a world without lithium ion batteries. Need help? OK: picture no iPods and huge, heavy cell phones and laptops, both of which are so expensive that only the very rich can afford them. Essentially picture the 80's. Scary isn't it?

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In order to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, scientists are looking at more sustainable ways to fuel our cars. There are many ideas in development out there but let's take a look at the top 3.

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From the popularity of ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ to our crazy weather, the Canadian government is finally paying attention and putting money where their mouth is, but where exactly is this money going...

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When nuclei come close enough together, reactions between the nuclei can occur, causing the energy, structure, or makeup of atomic nuclei to be changed. It is this type of reaction by which the destructive force of nuclear weapons comes from.

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