Super Mud-Loving Bacteria Really Does Conduct Electricity

Nanotechnology in action: microbial nanowires on Geobacter bacteria form the basis for bio-electrical conductivity just like a copper wire…

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What’s Up Next For Magnesium-Ion Batteries

Magnesium-ion batteries could be cheaper and more efficient than lithium-ion, someday…

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Another Poke In The Eye For Clean Coal

"Clean coal" image tarnished by new lung cancer study…

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Skunk Works Announces Teeny Tiny Compact Fusion Reactor

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works team sets of Internet firestorm with new compact fusion reactor announcement…

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New Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap Lays It On The Line

Defense Department steamrolls over climate “skeptics” with new Climate Change Adaptation Roadmap

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2 French Companies Team Up For Deep Water Wind Farms

Floating wind turbine partnership hatches between Alstom and DCNS…

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US Offshore Wind Energy Industry Has Plenty To Celebrate

Houston city officials study doomsday scenario while offshore wind energy industry celebrates in Atlantic City…

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Next-Generation, Super Cheap Solar Cells via Radical Polymers

Purdue U. hot on the trail of new “Plexiglass” solar cells

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New $50 Million SolarCity-Honda Solar Energy Financing Deal

SolarCity and Honda team up to bring no-money-down solar energy to Honda and Acura customers…

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Coming Clean On Fracking Risks

Cracks appear in the fracking trade secrets facade…

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