Premium gas vs. regular: What’s really better for your car? (CBC Marketplace)

♪ [theme]>>Tom Harrington:This week onmarketplace… [gas pump bell]getting hosed at the pumps.>>Who do we trust?>>Tom:Are we being misledinto spending millionswe don’t have to?>>Which gas is better for my car?>>Supreme.>>Tom:Wasting money on gasmost of our cars don’t need.Oil companies are misleading drivers?>>Absolutely!>>Tom:We put Premium gasto the test, and you won’tbelieve what we find.>>It’s actually hurting the…

How Trucking Companies Master Data Collection

We all know about the “internet of things,” but what about the “internet of trucks”? There could be up to 4 million trucks in that network, all capable of making smart decisions in real time. That’s a real economic engine putting fleet operators on the road to growth. Trucking is essential for everyday life. Everything…

Homemade Rocket Fuel (R-Candy)

I’ve gathered up some common household ingredients, and a frying pan, because today we’re doing some kitchen chemistry. This is the type of cooking that gets me excited because I’m trying out recipes for solid-state rocket fuel. To get started, I’m taking this portable electric burner outside and away from anything flammable. I’ll add a…

HHO Generator – Water to Fuel Converter

Can you make water explode? Well, maybe not water per-se, but with a simple technique, we can turn one of the most abundant materials on earth, into a highly explosive gas. In this project we’re building a generator that uses electricity to convert this, into this. For this project we’re going to need some stainless…

Fire Expert Explains Why Old Buildings Like Notre Dame Burn So Easily

When you start looking at fires in historic buildings, a number of kind of common themes start to come through. One is looking at the combustible materials and the interior finishes and the overall structure being of combustible materials. It creates a lot of challenges for firefighters to really be able to protect these buildings.…

Future of Logistics, Supply Chain Management: Manufacturing, Innovation – Industry Keynote Speaker

the supply chains actually really matter the people lose their jobs when products don't turn up because factories closed and they're actually when supply chains happen well it means that someone's wedding dress arise on the day they're getting married another day after these things really really matter and that when we're doing these things…

San Diego's Algae Industry Struggles To Float On Fuel Alone

UC San Diego Steven Mayfield is one of the world's leading algae researchers but he's also a kind of farmer and right now his crops are in a greenhouse so they need sunlight they need co2 and they need nutrients by growing and studying algae for almost three decades Mayfield has helped discover all kinds…