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Breaking — Elon Musk Tests Positive For COVID-19

November 13th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Elon Musk has revealed on Twitter, late Thursday evening, that he has tested positive for COVID-19. Edit: There is actually some misconception about COVID-19 testing. Technically, Musk would have tested positive for SARS-CoV-


UK EV Sales Soared To New Heights During Covid-19 Lockdown

August 20th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

In the UK, EV sales reached record levels during the coronavirus lockdown, new data show. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) shared that even though there was a 97% decline in total vehicle sales during the lockdown, the demand for EVs is unmistakable


COVID-19 Bankrupts 19 Energy (Oil & Gas) Companies

August 5th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider

Several energy companies have filed for bankruptcy this year, citing the coronavirus pandemic and all that resulted as the cause. The U.S. has had its lowest energy consumption in 30 years this past spring, according to federal officials


Shelter-At-Home Project: Eliminate Single-Use Plastics With Durable Alternatives

August 4th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

The coronavirus pandemic has forced hundreds of millions of people around the world to shelter at home, only leaving the cocoon for essential items like groceries. One notable exception to the isolation orders is take-out food. In order to keep local restaurants afloat through the current pandemic, many people order take-out food to go or via one of the many delivery services out there like Uber Eats, Postmates, or GrubHub


Arcimoto Refocusing On Supporting Last-Mile Delivery & First Responders Amidst Global Pandemic

August 3rd, 2020 | by Kyle Field

The designer and manufacturer of the fully electric three-wheeled Fun Utility vehicle and its last-mile delivery and first responder variants, Arcimoto is pivoting amidst the global pandemic. The unfortunate cards dealt by the coronavirus have countries around the world at a standstill and Arcimoto was no exception. The company responded by hitting pause on its Arcimoto Manufacturing Plant (AMP) and took a step back to reassess the need


Shelter-At-Home Project: DIY LED Lighting Upgrade

August 3rd, 2020 | by Kyle Field

The coronavirus outbreak has forced many into an unplanned staycation at home for several weeks already and no end date is in sight. One can only spend so much time on Netflix, YouTube, Duolingo, and Khan Academy before looking for more exciting projects to tackle. Upgrading to LED light bulbs is one such upgrade that offers not only energy savings every month, but more control over the type of lighting being provided and a more pleasing aesthetic. Curious? Let's jump in


Shelter-At-Home Project: Electric Bikes Unlock A New Avenue For Safe, Free Workouts

August 3rd, 2020 | by Kyle Field

Working from home also likely means far less physical activity than our bodies are used to as even the short walks to the car, office, and around the world that was are no longer an option. Instead, we now make fully armored trips to the store, outings to dust the cobwebs off the car, and far more attention to the garden than is healthy. Such is life, but it doesn't have to be this way


Why Thailand Has So Few COVID-19 Deaths

July 29th, 2020 | by Kurt Lowder

Let me tell you two stats that you may forget or you may remember. As of July 27, Thailand had only 58 deaths from Covid-19. The USA had over 150,011 Covid-19 deaths at the same point in time


Is Honda Waking Up?

July 11th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Honda has formed a "comprehensive strategic alliance" with CATL, one of the world's top three EV battery producers. This is not just a contract for batteries, but a rather deep and broad partnership



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