News - 8 Apr 2013
Scientists today described technology that accelerates microalgae's ability to produce many different types of renewable oils for fuels, chemicals, foods and personal-care products within days...
News - 20 Feb 2008
At Mount Vernon Nazarene University, vegetable oil bathes French fries and other foods in a golden crust. Then it plows sidewalks, powers maintenance equipment and the occasional bus. It's a new...
News - 17 Nov 2008
To prevent global warming, researchers and policymakers are exploring a variety of options to significantly cut the amount of carbon dioxide that reaches the atmosphere. One possible approach involves...
News - 21 Jul 2008
Keeping a home green not only helps the environment, but may also help prevent chronic diseases and ailments that can affect children, a new book argues.
Everything from the bubble bath your...
Article - 21 Jul 2008
Keeping a home green not only helps the environment but may also help to prevent chronic diseases, ailments, and allergies that can affect children.
News - 13 Nov 2007
Hydrogen as an everyday, environmentally friendly fuel source may be closer than we think, according to Penn State researchers.
"The energy focus is currently on ethanol as a fuel, but...
News - 28 Dec 2018
A new study at the University of Sheffield reports that it is possible to save abandoned Christmas trees from landfill and convert them into paint and food sweeteners.
Hundreds of thousands of...
News - 23 Apr 2008
A newly created microbe produces cellulose that can be turned into ethanol and other biofuels, report scientists from The University of Texas at Austin who say the microbe could provide a significant...
News - 2 Apr 2020
If humans ever hope to colonize Mars, the settlers will need to manufacture on-planet a huge range of organic compounds, from fuels to drugs, that are too expensive to ship from Earth.
News - 31 Jul 2017
A light-activated material capable of chemically converting carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide without producing unwanted byproducts has been developed by Scientists. This accomplishment marks a...