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12.22.16
Japan axes its 'fast' nuclear reactor prototype
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Japan axes its 'fast' nuclear reactor prototype

It was supposed to be relatively eco-friendly, but it's mostly a boondoggle.

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12.06.16
Solar beads can make some very cool lamps and flashlights
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Solar beads can make some very cool lamps and flashlights

Here's what solar power may look like in the near future.

By R. Lai,   12.06.16
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11.28.16
MIT's sensor network tracks your power-hungry appliances
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MIT's sensor network tracks your power-hungry appliances

The system monitors each device in your home based on the electricity it drains.

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11.28.16
New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion
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New magnetic field theory gets us closer to nuclear fusion

Researchers have figured out why plasma fields rapidly snap and reconnect.

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11.22.16
Tesla runs an entire island on solar power
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Tesla runs an entire island on solar power

Its grid on Ta'u shows that you can eliminate conventional energy... in the right situations.

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