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.
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.
BioLite CampStove beautifully burns through biomass
September 10, 2013, 10:37 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Your next camping trip should include this camp stove, which is capable of efficiently burning biomass materials like pine needles, small twigs and wood chips.
From fat to fuel: Genetically modified bacteria could convert waste into energy
March 25, 2013, 5:17 p.m. by John Platt
Modified E. coli would convert plant waste into fatty acids, and then into fuel.
Orange peels could be made into biodegradable plastic
September 17, 2011, 10:35 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists discover a novel way of using microwaves to turn orange peels and other plant-based waste into plastic.
Scientists discover 'monster' black hole that 'should not even exist'
Your dog understands more than you think
Drone captures the largest swarm of sea turtles ever filmed
Radar uncovers another Viking ship in Norway
These birds prove you don't need a big brain for a complex social life
This ad will have you air drumming in no time