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Diatoms are a biological wonder material, new study says
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Diatoms are a biological wonder material, new study says

They're extremely resilient, thanks to their porous surface.

By M. Moon,  8h ago
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Commercial aircraft get their first global emissions standard
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Commercial aircraft get their first global emissions standard

Airliners and similar planes will have to clean up starting in 2020.

By J. Fingas,  13h ago
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02.08.16
The environmentally friendly rainbow laser forest
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The environmentally friendly rainbow laser forest

State forest agencies and private plantations use lasers to measure tree health and prevent logging waste.

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02.07.16
Inhabitat's Week in Green: VW's microbus concept, and more!
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Inhabitat's Week in Green: VW's microbus concept, and more!

Hyperloop actually makes the list twice.

By Inhabitat,   02.07.16
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02.06.16
6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans
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6 gadgets that clean the world's oceans

The weirdest is a bikini that can absorb 25 times its weight in pollutants.

By Inhabitat,   02.06.16
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02.06.16
ICYMI: VR yourself into a robot, plasma physics and more
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ICYMI: VR yourself into a robot, plasma physics and more

Probably the first step into becoming a cyborg.

By K. Davis,   02.06.16
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02.05.16
Scientists want to sequence the genomes of all known kakapo
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Scientists want to sequence the genomes of all known kakapo

An entire animal population's genome might be sequenced for the first time ever.

By M. Moon,   02.05.16
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02.04.16
Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation
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Obama proposes oil tax to fund clean transportation

The $10 per barrel tax would fund greener mass transit and research.

By R. Baldwin,   02.04.16
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02.04.16
ICYMI: Underground AI delivery, sea life discovery and more
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ICYMI: Underground AI delivery, sea life discovery and more

This sea creature most closely resembles the sock you can't find.

By K. Davis,   02.04.16
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