Logging leftovers fuel Alaska Airlines' test flight
November 16, 2016, 9:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
World's first tree-powered long-haul flies from Seattle to D.C.
Has a professional soccer player just revolutionized the energy industry?
February 4, 2016, 8:50 a.m. by Sami Grover
Mathieu Flamini has been keeping a secret: He's developing a viable alternative to oil.
Shiner Ruby Redbird: Summer beer with a hint of citrus
June 5, 2015, 4:57 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
With a low ABV and its citrus and ginger flavors, this beer is easy drinking for the warm weather.
Cow poop-powered bus breaks speed record in the U.K.
May 26, 2015, 12:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
With a recorded land speed near 80 mph, this cow pie-powered passenger bus can positively fly.
Trash-atlantic flights: British Airways announces waste-to-jet fuel scheme
May 3, 2014, 12:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The U.K. carrier partners with an American biofuel firm to build a facility where the contents of Londoners' rubbish bins will be converted into jet fuel.
Fat, frozen fly babies could improve biofuels
May 1, 2014, 10:27 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
If the goldenrod gall fly is able to turn regular, freeze-susceptible fats to freeze-resistant ones, researchers might be able to mimic the process.
Power plant to create electricity from waste wood (with no burning involved)
December 28, 2013, 8:36 a.m. by Sami Grover
A new power plant in England will convert landfill waste wood into a cleaner-burning fuel. It's progress, but some critics have concerns.
Teen wows science fair with body-heat powered flashlight
October 18, 2013, 2:48 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
Ann Makosinski wanted to focus on a way to utilize unused energy.
There's a link between your birth month and certain diseases
Little girl feeds crows; in return, they bring her gifts
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
California is generating so much solar energy, it's paying other states to take it
This video of insane base jumpers will make you cling to your seat
How do you transplant a giant sequoia? Very carefully