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Reaction Uses Carbon Dioxide To Make Carbon-Based Semiconductor
2012-05-21 09:11:32

A materials scientist at Michigan Technological University has discovered a chemical reaction that not only eats up the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide, it also creates something useful.

2012-01-25 12:42:36

The upsurge in droughts is one of the main consequences of climate change, and affects crops in particular.

Future Forests May Soak Up More Carbon Dioxide Than Previously Believed
2011-10-15 04:00:33

North American forests appear to have a greater capacity to soak up heat-trapping carbon dioxide gas than researchers had previously anticipated.

2011-09-05 11:18:16

Detecting specific gases in the air is possible using a number of different existing technologies, but typically all of these suffer from one or more drawbacks including high energy cost, large size, slow detection speed, and sensitivity to humidity.

2011-07-26 06:50:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Critically acclaimed documentary carbon nation debuts on DVD on Aug 1, 2011. Award-winning director Peter Byck is available for media engagements and interviews.

2011-04-28 08:53:00

GUELPH, Ontario, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- W2 Energy, Inc., a clean energy company (www.w2energy.com) (Pinksheets:WTWO), is pleased to announce that SunFilter 1 has been sinking carbon dioxide at 2-3 times faster since it was filled with the Euglena Gracilis strain of algae on March 1.

2011-04-06 08:00:00

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its new low-global-warming refrigerant for use in automobile air conditioning systems has received final approval from the U.S.

2011-02-09 14:32:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The SAE Interior Climate Control Standards Committee has announced the publication of new SAE International documents covering the use of HFO-1234yf refrigerant in mobile air conditioning systems.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.