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 - 14 Oct 2019
Liquid metal catalysts can potentially absorb carbon and remove contaminants. These catalysts could even be produced in the kitchen since they require very little energy.
According to a study...
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 - 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...
News - 2 May 2017
As electronics are increasingly becoming common in everyone’s lives – from smartphones to wearable sensors – so too does the constantly rising volume of electronic waste they create. A United...
News - 7 Mar 2014
Gevo, Inc., the world's only commercial producer of renewable isobutanol, announced today that Porta Hnos S.A. ("Porta") has signed a letter of intent to become the exclusive licensee of...
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 - 16 Mar 2010
Solar Sun Rings designs solar swimming pool heating devices with passive solar heating mode. These passive pool heating devices, Solar Sun Rings, are manufactured using two vinyl sheets that are...
News - 22 Mar 2009
Like a sinkful of hard water deposits suddenly doused with vinegar, the shells of tiny marine snails in Victoria Fabry’s test tanks don’t stand a chance.
Fabry, a biological...
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...