Glow-in-the-dark technology may sound like a child’s science project but grown-up civil engineers are utilizing the concept to create safer highways in the Netherlands. Mid-2013 will begin the latest road infrastructure project in Branbant with the addition of glow-in-the-dark lane markers that collect light during the day and lights the way for nighttime driving.
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Solar ship aims to soar - "plan to use solar-powered 'lighter-than-air' craft to deliver life-saving supplies in Africa. Solar panels ... power an electric motor, which then turns a propeller and provides the thrust necessary for taking off, flying and landing. The aircraft is suspended by a giant helium-filled balloon, which generates lift statically (exactly like a blimp.) The buoyancy from the helium also helps counterbalance the weight of the solar panels and batteries.