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A Driverless Leaf Tows Nissan Cars at Oppama Plant

A Driverless Leaf Tows Nissan Cars at Oppama Plant

The new cars are delivered at company’s plant with driverless towing system....

5 days ago, 11:26am CST

Tesla and Panasonic to Partner on Photovoltaic Cell and Module Production Plant in Buffalo

Tesla and Panasonic to Partner on Photovoltaic Cell and Module Production Plant in Buffalo

The electric car maker enters Photovoltaic cell manufacturing deal ahead of SolarCity merger....

Oct 17 2016, 12:13am CDT

Japanese Scientist Discovers a Plant that Neither Photosynthesizes Nor Blooms

Japanese Scientist Discovers a Plant that Neither Photosynthesizes Nor Blooms

The newly-discovered plant can provide more insight into the evolution of non-photosynthetic plants...

Oct 16 2016, 8:09am CDT

GM Foods Must Be as Safe as Conventional Plant Foods: FDA Official

GM Foods Must Be as Safe as Conventional Plant Foods: FDA Official

Food from genetically engineered plants must be as safe as food from conventional plant sources, an official of the US Food a...

Sep 8 2016, 10:22pm CDT

Eating Too Much Meat Causes Mortality While Plant Proteins Lower Mortality

Eating Too Much Meat Causes Mortality While Plant Proteins Lower Mortality

Eating too much meat causes mortality while proteins from plants lower mortality. This has been shown on a consistent basis and...

Aug 2 2016, 6:40am CDT

Breakthrough Solar Cell Works Like a Plant

Breakthrough Solar Cell Works Like a Plant

Researchers have developed a potentially game-changing solar cell that essentially does the work of plants -- converting atmos...

Jul 29 2016, 11:25am CDT

Aston Martin DB11’s New V12 Production Begins at Engine Plant

Aston Martin DB11’s New V12 Production Begins at Engine Plant

DB 11 will get a new 5.2L twin-turbo V12 engine. This new V12 engine enters full production at the Aston Martin Engine Plant (A...

Jun 22 2016, 11:29am CDT

Bitter Plant Extract Amarasate can Suppress Food Intake

Bitter Plant Extract Amarasate can Suppress Food Intake

There could soon be a pill to reduce your calorie consumption as researchers have identified a bitter plant extract that can su...

Jun 6 2016, 3:55am CDT

Bioo Plant Pot Charges Your Phone with Photosynthesis

Bioo Plant Pot Charges Your Phone with Photosynthesis

Bioo sounds too good to be true. The Bioo equips plants with an USB plug to use its Photosynthesis energy to charge devices....

Apr 26 2016, 1:15am CDT

LG Builds World's First 5th Generation OLED Light Panel Plant

LG Builds World's First 5th Generation OLED Light Panel Plant

The South Korean consumer electronics giant announced today big plans for OLED....

Mar 17 2016, 8:50am CDT

Desert beetle, cactus, and pitcher plant

Desert Beetle, Cactus, and Pitcher Plant Inspire Scientists to Extract Water from Thin Air

Scientists have for long wondered how the desert beetle, cactus plant, and pitcher plants survive in hot deserts with no ready...

Feb 25 2016, 5:17am CST

Plant Virus Proves an Effective Nostrum Against Cancer

Plant Virus Proves an Effective Nostrum Against Cancer

A simple shell of a plant virus has proven to be an effective nostrum against cancer....

Dec 23 2015, 8:22am CST

Toshiba Took JPY 19 Billion To Transfer Oita City Plant To Sony

Toshiba Took JPY 19 Billion To Transfer Oita City Plant To Sony

Sony buys Toshiba's image sensor business!...

Dec 4 2015, 9:46am CST

Material for capturing energy

FSU Scientist Develops Material That Mimics Plant Photosynthesis, Creates Energy Source

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Florida State University, Jose L. Mendoza-Cortes and his team has published...

Nov 30 2015, 8:19am CST

Scientists Create 'Electronic' Rose for the First Time

Scientists Create 'Electronic Plant' for the First Time

The electronic plant can produce key components of electronic circuits...

Nov 21 2015, 2:53am CST

Pitjuri plant

Magic Plant Used For Genetic Study Suitable For Growing Food In Space

Scientists from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia have published a study in the journal Nature Plant, deta...

Nov 6 2015, 4:37am CST

Solar panels in morocco

Morocco Builds World’s Largest Solar Panel Plant in the Desert, Opens November

Morocco has constructed the largest solar panel in the world, and it is built on the edge of the Sahara desert in the city of O...

Oct 26 2015, 12:17pm CDT

Boeing Unveils CST-100 Starliner at Commercial Spaceship Plant in Florida

Boeing Unveils CST-100 Starliner at Commercial Spaceship Plant in Florida

The Boeing Corporation has introduced its latest spacecraft in the form of the CST-100 Starliner....

Sep 5 2015, 6:24am CDT

GSK Closes US Plant due to Legionnaires Bacteria

GSK Closes US Plant due to Legionnaires Bacteria

The drug maker GlaxoSmithKline shuts down a factory in North Carolina after testing of the cooling tower found the deadly bacte...

Aug 12 2015, 8:46am CDT

iPhone 6S leaks straight from Foxconn Plant

iPhone 6S leaks straight from Foxconn Plant

Photos of an alleged assembled iPhone 6S leak. The device is supposed to come directly from a Foxconn assembly line....

Aug 4 2015, 3:18am CDT

LG Display Invests a Billion into new Flexible OLED Display Plant

LG Display Invests a Billion into new Flexible OLED Display Plant

LG Display announced today that it will invest KRW1.05 trillion ($890 million) in a 6th Generation flexible OLED display produc...

Jul 23 2015, 9:23am CDT

Foxconn may set up  its plant in India

Foxconn may set up its plant in India

Foxconn is planning to manufacture iPhones and iPad in India to cut down production costs...

Jun 12 2015, 11:57am CDT

Apple to invest in Japan Display Plant

Apple to invest in Japan Display Plant

Apple is reportedly funding part of a new smartphone display plant run by Japan Display (JDI)....

Feb 20 2015, 3:35am CST

Motorola shutting down Moto X plant in Texas

Motorola shutting down Moto X plant in Texas

The employees have been downsized from 4000 to 700 and the factory will shut down later this year...

May 31 2014, 7:05am CDT

Sriracha Plant to Relocate Soon

Sriracha Plant to Relocate Soon

The bidding for the Sriracha plant is on. It is to relocate soon to another venue which just might be Texas....

May 13 2014, 6:37am CDT

Rosie the Riveter Factory may be Facing an End

Rosie the Riveter: WWII Plant to Face an End

The famed World War II plant where strong independent women such as Rosie the Riveter built ammunition may be facing an end. Th...

Apr 30 2014, 4:41am CDT

Plant Explosion Possible Cause of Diaper Shortage in Japan

Plant Explosion Possible Cause of Diaper Shortage in Japan

Can they recover from this shortage...

Apr 1 2014, 3:13pm CDT

Applied DNA Sciences uses Plant DNA to Fight Counterfeiting

Applied DNA Sciences uses Plant DNA to Fight Counterfeiting

It could be the mother of all Good Housekeeping Seals of Approval. A Stony Brook, NY company called Applied DNA Sciences is now...

Mar 26 2014, 8:15am CDT

World's Largest Solar Thermal power plant goes online in California

World's Largest Solar Thermal power plant goes online in California

Power generation is underway at massive solar facility...

Feb 14 2014, 8:28am CST

The Mystery of Apple’s New Arizona Production Plant

The Mystery of Apple’s New Arizona Production Plant

The hunt for information on what is being produced continues...

Feb 2 2014, 2:30pm CST

Plant Virus Jumps 1.6-Billion-Year Species Barrier Killing Honeybees

Plant Virus Jumps 1.6-Billion-Year Species Barrier Killing Honeybees

The mystery of colony collapse disorder in honeybees has a remarkable new suspect – a plant virus that has made a spectacular j...

Feb 1 2014, 12:55pm CST

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February

Apple’s Sapphire Plant in Arizona to Churn out 'Critical' New Component in February

Apple is to begin operations in its Arizona sapphire plant in February. It will churn out a critical new component that may be...

Jan 30 2014, 2:37am CST

Foxconn considers Large Panel LCD plant for US

Foxconn considers Large Panel LCD plant for US

No firm decision has been made...

Jan 27 2014, 12:29pm CST

Chicken Plant Cockroaches Lead to Temporary Shutdown

Chicken Plant Cockroaches Lead to Temporary Shutdown

A chicken plant had an abundance of cockroaches in it which were detected by health authorities making the rounds. This has led...

Jan 14 2014, 7:13am CST

Discovery of the Oldest Flowering Plant in North America

Oldest Flowering Plant Discovered in North America

A PhD student named Nathan Jud made a surprising discovery at a museum. He found fossil remains of the oldest flowering plant i...

Nov 30 2013, 12:02pm CST

Foxconn Switches Whole Plant from iPhone 5C to iPhone 5S

Foxconn Switches Whole Plant from iPhone 5C to iPhone 5S

A new report from the Asian supply chain says that Foxconn is dramatically shifting resources from iPhone 5C to iPhone 5S....

Nov 18 2013, 7:36am CST

Apple to Begin Constructing A New Manufacturing Plant in Arizona

Apple to Begin Constructing A New Manufacturing Plant in Arizona

Apple informs that it will start building its new manufacturing plant in Arizona which will ultimately employ thousands of peop...

Nov 5 2013, 7:22am CST

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple Plans to Make its own Chips as Buys into Chip Fabrication Plant

Apple could be building its own CPUs soon. It has partnered with chip fabrication to further this endeavor....

Jul 13 2013, 6:38am CDT

Sheep-eating Plant will Bloom in UK After 15 Years

Sheep-eating Plant will Bloom in UK After 15 Years

Puya Chilensis, the sheep-eating plant was a native botanical species of South America. Now samples of it are flourishing in th...

Jun 22 2013, 5:11am CDT

Rescue Search ongoing after Texas Fertilizer Plant Blast

Rescue Search ongoing after Texas Fertilizer Plant Blast

A massive explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant left several dead and countless people injured. The accidental tragedy has shoc...

Apr 18 2013, 1:25pm CDT