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September 11, 2018


The Solar-Powered Slug

A slug can use solar energy to nourish itself.

November 11, 2016


Like plants, cyanobacteria use photosynthesis to harvest the sun's energy.

Bacteria Is Power

Scientists are using bacteria to create new clean energy solutions.

August 29, 2011


How Do You Store Energy From Wind Or The Sun?

Renewable energy sources are cleaner and more environmentally friendly than fossil fuels. But you can't store wind or sun like you can oil or coal. Or can you?

August 18, 2009


Energy Alternatives: Solar Power, Biofuels, and… Coal?

Could coal, a carbon-rich fuel, be the key to fixing America's rising gas prices?

June 18, 2009


Sustainable Forest Fuel

Scientist may have found another alternative source of energy. Learn about sustainable forest fuel on this Moment of Science.

April 22, 2009


Diesel Fungus: Alternative Energy From Fungus

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

February 13, 2007


Solar Powered Cars

What are the pros and cons of a solar powered ride?

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