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Posts tagged nitrous oxide

June 9, 2015


lego figure laughing

No Laughing Matter

Nitrous oxide, commonly known as laughing gas, is reaching dangerously high levels in the atmosphere due to global warming.

February 9, 2012


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How Humphrey Davey Discovered Nitrous Oxide

In centuries past, it was not so uncommon to see scientists treating themselves like guinea pigs.

August 17, 2010


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Could Today’s Sewage Be Tomorrow’s Rocket Fuel?

Fact or fiction: Scientists may have found a way to power a rocket using poop. Fact!

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