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Dolphin School Inspired Smart Grid

Monday, October 14th, 2013

We are developing smart grid solutions based upon a report about the dynamics of the complex social network of bottle nose dolphins.  View More...

Planthopper Insect Gears

Sunday, September 15th, 2013

A plant-hopping insect found in gardens across Europe - has hind-leg joints with curved cog-like strips of opposing 'teeth' that intermesh, rotating like mechanical gears to synchronise the animal's legs when it launches into a jump.  View More...

Puffer Fish Created Crop Circles

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Japanese photographer Yoji Ookata discovered these rippling geometric sand patterns nearly six feet in diameter almost 80 feet below sea level. Using underwater cameras the team discovered the artist is a small puffer fish only a few inches in length that swims tirelessly through the day and night to create these vast organic sculptures using […]  View More...

Ocean Power Technologies

Friday, August 24th, 2012

Ocean Power Technologies has just been granted a 35-year license to operate a 1.5-megawatt wave farm about 2.5 miles (4 km) off the coast of Reedsport, Oregon.  View More...

New wind tower guidelines aim to lower bird deaths

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

The Department of the Interior today released guidelines designed to help wind energy project developers avoid and minimize impacts of land-based wind projects on wildlife and their habitats.   View More...

3M’s Shark Skin Inspired Film To Help Wind Turbines

Sunday, November 6th, 2011

Earlier this year, scientists offered a novel approach to boost the output of electric wind turbines: Coat the blades with a ribbed film that mimics shark skin.  View More...

Wind turbines growing taller and more powerful

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

"Sabri Sansoy, an MIT graduate and former rocket engineer, has built a 19-foot-tall prototype whose blades, rather than spin in a circle, move in a figure-eight motion like the insect's wings." LA Times.  View More...

Nissan Leaf – Official Car of GreenWavelength

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

We’ve received our Nissan Leaf today and it was well worth the wait. Stay tuned for more about our experiences with this leading edge car.    View More...

Global Biomimicry Efforts An Economic Game Changer

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

San Diego Zoo and Point Loma Nazarene University commissions report on Biomimicry.  View More...

Bio-Inspired Wind Turbine

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009

Our bio-inspired wind turbine is the first generation prototype that will extract energy from the wind using the flight mechanics of bumblebees, hummingbirds and other flying insects.  View More...