These plant-based shoes never need watering. The top of the shoe is made from organic cotton, the sole from industrially grown corn. After you've worn them out, you can compost them.
Topics: Energy and Resources
China is one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing drug markets. At a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.0%, BCC Research predicts that the Chinese drug market will reach $424.3 billion by 2021. At this pace, China is likely to overtake the United States to become the world’s largest consumer of drugs by 2025.
In the not so-distant-future you could be wearing your smart phone around your wrist. And, if you're into gold jewelry, you'll be able to accessorize it with whatever other gold baubles complement your bling.
The Toyota Research Institute (TRI) announced it is investing $35 million in materials science research that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to help accelerate the design and discovery of advanced materials.