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September 5, 2014

 

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Plant-free Ethanol

Scientists produce ethanol from carbon monoxide—a breakthrough that may provide clean and sustainable energy.

November 25, 2011

 

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Bacteria Have A Sweet Tooth For Ethanol

It seems that bacteria can have a sweet tooth for many types of fuel. Scientists have to remain vigilant to protect pipelines from erosion.

September 1, 2010

 

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Cynobacteria: The Future Of Fuel

Learn how scientists are using bacteria to create different types of fuels.

June 1, 2010

 

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Can Solar Power Also Be Used To Make Liquid Fuels?

With the advancements made in technology; have we come to a point where solar power can be used to make liquid fuels?

March 17, 2010

 

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Can We Turn Grass Into Ethanol Fuel?

You've heard of corn as an alternative fuel but have you heard about Miscanthus?

January 20, 2010

 

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Alternative Energy? Bugs And Biofuel

Scientists may soon find another replacement for gas made from oil. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

December 23, 2009

 

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Guayule- A Promising Crop From The Desert

What in the world is the guayule desert-dwelling shrub?

August 27, 2009

 

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Good News! Corn May Be A New Energy Source

If the government approves the Glossy 15 gene, we may be in for a drop in gas prices.

June 23, 2009

 

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How Did Corn Evolve?

Have you ever wondered how corn evolved? Learn how early humans cultivated the corn we have today.

April 22, 2009

 

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Diesel Fungus: Alternative Energy From Fungus

Learn about alternative energy sources other than solar and wind power.

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