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Posts tagged hydrocarbons

December 20, 2013

 

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Some Fuel For Thought

The number of carbon atoms in fuel determines its chemical properties.

July 15, 2013

 

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All About Tube Worms

Tube worms eat vile things such as sulfur without complaining, and still manage to survive with flare.

May 28, 2012

 

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Toxic Tar Balls And The Chumash People

Did toxic tar balls cause the health problems associated with the Chumash people?

February 24, 2011

 

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NASA Scientists Believe Saturn’s Moon Titan May Have Life

Could Titan support life? Scientists hope to learn more about Titan's atmosphere to find out!

October 15, 2004

 

Plant Power: Soybeans and Biodiesel

As vegetables go, soybeans aren't very exciting. But they play a key role in the development of an alternative fuel called biodiesel.

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