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New patent-pending technology converts dilute waste carbon into valuable compounds

Biofuel researchers are constantly striving to develop self-sustaining technology to convert renewable carbon sources into fuels, excluding carbon from our environment and water. Despite significant progress, completing the cycle using clean energy has proven difficult. Now, a team of researchers from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) of the Department of Energy has developed a …

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James Webb says the telescope’s first full-color, sci-fi images will arrive in July

The James Web Space Telescope will produce “spectacular color images” of the Cosmos in mid-July – its first observations are dedicated to its scientific discovery mission, the astronomer overseeing the project said Monday. Hubble’s successor has spent the past five months aligning its devices for big exposure, with scientists deliberately being modest about where the …

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NASA says ‘monster’ earthquake on Mars is the largest recorded on another planet

On May 4, a magnitude 5 earthquake shook the surface of Mars, according to a seismometer placed on NASA’s Insight Lander. The space agency called the earthquake the “monster” earthquake, the strongest earthquake ever found not only on Mars but also on other planets. The Red Planet previously recorded 4.2 magnitude and 4.1 magnitude earthquakes …

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