- Cabbage Fuel Reduces Carbon Release!
Feeling increasingly uncomfortable on this blog, as it seems to be becoming an outlet for the Anti-God Squad, I nevertheless want to share with my friends this interesting news item which I first spotted in the Times of India Health&Science Section, w ...
Article - Robert H Olley - Jun 20 2009 - 12:48pm
- Organic Semiconductors And Biological Fuel Cells
University of Georgia researchers have developed a successful way to grow molecular wire brushes that conduct electrical charges, a first step in developing biological fuel cells that could power pacemakers, cochlear implants and prosthetic limbs. UGA chem ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 21 2009 - 1:45pm
- Nanoscale Forests And An Artificial Leaf On The Road To Green Energy
An international team of researchers has modified chlorophyll from an alga so that it resembles the extremely efficient light antennae of bacteria. The team was then able to determine the structure of these light antennae. This is the first step to convert ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 29 2009 - 6:11pm
- Double Your Gasoline Mileage Now and Improve our Economy
Its my opinion that the current economic conditions were brought on by high gas prices. I believe if we can consume less fuel we can stabilize the price of gasoline and our economy. If we do nothing we will have contributed to our failing economy. Here ...
Blog Post - Russell Ade - Jun 29 2009 - 8:53pm
- Wind Over Water: An Untapped Power Source?
As a kid, there were few things more satisfying to me that being given a helium balloon... and then almost immediately letting it go for the pure enjoyment of seeing it float out of sight into the sky. For some reason, seeing a small balloon set against a ...
Article - Kimberly Crandell - Jul 2 2009 - 2:50pm
- New Battery Is Thinner Than A Piece Of Paper- And Can Be Printed Too
A new printable battery that can be produced cost-effectively on a large scale has been developed by a research team led by Prof. Dr. Reinhard Baumann of the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic Nano Systems ENAS in Chemnitz together with colleag ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 2 2009 - 10:27am
- T. Boone Pickens Bait and Switch Wind for Gas
lol. Once a oil man always a oil man. T.B. Pickens pulls the plug on his windmill scheme now supporting drilling for natural gas and oil. With over a million supporters of his energy plan based on wind energy he shuts it down and now endorses oil and gas. ...
Blog Post - Russell Ade - Jul 8 2009 - 10:13pm
- SunCatcher- Better Dish, Better Solar Energy
Stirling Energy Systems (SES) and Tessera Solar recently unveiled four newly designed solar power collection dishes at Sandia National Laboratories’ National Solar Thermal Test Facility (NSTTF). Sandia’s concentrating solar-thermal power (CSP) team has bee ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 11 2009 - 7:42pm
- Understanding The Carbon Cycle- Iron And Manganese In Methane Conversion
Sulfate gets all the attention but iron and manganese compounds may be important role in converting methane to carbon dioxide and eventually carbonates in the Earth's oceans, according to a team of researchers looking at anaerobic sediments. Those sa ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 11 2009 - 8:03pm
- Bring Me Nanopillars! With Them I Shall Build More Efficient Solar Cells
Researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab and UC Berkeley say they have demonstrated a way to fabricate efficient solar cells from low-cost, flexible materials; optically active semiconductors in arrays of nanoscale pillars, each a single crystal, with ...
Article - News Staff - Jul 12 2009 - 10:00am