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05.21.15
Americans are using more energy, but green tech is softening the blow
05.21.15

Americans are using more energy, but green tech is softening the blow

It may be tough to satisfy the US' seemingly never-ending thirst for energy, but clean power sourc...

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02.13.14
Scientists get meaningful energy from laser-based nuclear fusion
02.13.14

Scientists get meaningful energy from laser-based nuclear fusion

Researchers have long sought to generate significant energy from laser-based nuclear fusion, and i...

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01.08.14
Gemini Planet Imager photographs alien worlds in just a minute
01.08.14

Gemini Planet Imager photographs alien worlds in just a minute

Although it has been possible to take direct photos of exoplanets for a few years, the technology...

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04.30.13
Sequoia supercomputer breaks simulation speed record, 41 times over
04.30.13

Sequoia supercomputer breaks simulation speed record, 41 times over

While we've seen supercomputers break records before, rarely have we seen the barrier smashed quit...

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06.01.12
Livermorium and Flerovium take a seat at the Periodic Table
06.01.12

Livermorium and Flerovium take a seat at the Periodic Table

Just when we thought those pesky scientists had stopped messing with the Periodic Table, the Inter...

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04.10.12
GE partners with Livermore Labs to explore efficient aircraft fuel injectors (video)
04.10.12

GE partners with Livermore Labs to explore efficient aircraft fuel injectors (video)

What would you do with six months of dedicated access to 261.3 teraflops of computational power? As...

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06.08.11
Periodic Table welcomes two new, ultraheavy elements, jury still out on the names
06.08.11

Periodic Table welcomes two new, ultraheavy elements, jury still out on the names

If you bump in to the Periodic Table of Elements today, be sure to give it a hearty Mazel Tov, be...

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05.29.09
World's largest laser opens for business in California
05.29.09

World's largest laser opens for business in California

Another day, another laser... well, not so fast. This particular laser just so happens to official...

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