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Sunday, August 5, 2012

Photosynthesis re-wired: Chemists use nanowires to power photosynthesis-like process

Chemists have developed a process that closely resembles photosynthesis and proved capable of synthesizing compounds found in the pain-killers ibuprofen and naproxen.

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Friday, August 3, 2012

Catching some rays: Organic solar cells make a leap forward

Organic solar cells are becoming more efficient thanks to a new set of discoveries that alter their behaviors at the electronic level.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Space weather center to add world's first 'ensemble forecasting' capability

Leaner, greener flying machines for the year 2025 are on the drawing boards of three industry teams under contract to the NASA Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate's Environmentally Responsible Aviation Project.

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