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Posts tagged hydrogen

June 24, 2015


sun reflected on water

From Sunlight to Liquid Fuel 

Scientists are engineering a method for turning solar energy into fuel.

November 19, 2014


inside hot air balloon

Lighter Than Air

Human flight began as early as the 18th-century when scientists learned how to harness the power of different gases.

September 5, 2014


a beaker containing electrodes is used to perform water electrolysis

Plant-free Ethanol

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

April 7, 2014


A generic nutrition label

Trans Fats Explained

They've gotten a bad wrap over the years, but what are trans fats exactly?

December 23, 2013


False color image of the Sun's corona

Sun, Water And Clean Fuel

Scientists and University of Colorado, Boulder may have come up with a way to make hydrogen fuel cleaner.

September 25, 2013


water droplets on the side of a plastic bottle

A Tale Of Very Old Water

Canadian scientists studying water found deep in an underground mine have determined that the water is at least 1.5 billion years old, and maybe much older.

September 18, 2013


meat in the grocer's freezer

What Makes Meat “Tender?”

Today's A Moment of Science asks, what makes meat "tender"?

July 15, 2013


tube worm

All About Tube Worms

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

January 23, 2013


alien toy with earth behind

Is There Life On Other Planets?

Some simple sugars detected by astronomers, glycoaldehydes, are thought to be the basic building blocks of life.

March 28, 2012


child underwater holding breath

How Much Breathable Oxygen Gas Is There In The Atmosphere?

I have a friend who says there's not much oxygen on earth. Ever since I heard that I can't catch my breath! What's the truth?

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