Long-necked, toothless T.rex cousin unearthed in Australia

By Michael Irving 2020 May 18 – An artist’s impression of the new elaphrosaur, discovered in Victoria, Australia.  Ruairidh Duncan. – Paleontologists in Australia have uncovered a strange new species of dinosaur. This new creature is an elaphrosaur, placing it in the theropod family …

Poimo: An inflatable ebike that fits in a backpack

By Loz Blain 2020 May 12 – The Poimo portable ebike prototype currently needs an external air compressor, but a production model would have that built in.  Tokyo University. – We’ve seen our share of portable ebikes, but this adorable little cutie takes things …

What makes the wind?

2020 May 14  –   By Adam Sokol, Doctoral Student in Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington – Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to curiouskidsus@theconversation.com. What …