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Four African Girls Have Created a Generator That Produces Electricity for 6 Hours Using a Single Liter of Urin as Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: generator, fuel, uringe, electricity, nigeria, concept, design, energy, environment, humans, interesting, NewTechnology, research, technology, world )

- 544 days ago -
The generator produces electricity for 6 hours using a single liter of urin as fuel. Their names are Duro-Aina Adebola, Akindele Abiola, Faleke Oluwatoyin, and Bello Eniola and theyâEUR(TM)re from Lagos, Nigeria
Hydrogen May Prove Fuel of the Future
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, tech, study, society, scientists, science, research, performance, news, investigation, interesting, humans, environment, energy, discovery, design, hydrogen, fuel, molecule, universe, pollution free, cars, vehicles )

- 699 days ago -
Will the most common molecule in the universe make for pollution-free cars?
How Tiny Algae Could Be the Big Future of Carbon-Free Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, algae, biofuel, renewables, clean energy )

- 855 days ago -
Despite the hundreds of millions of dollars invested in companies aiming to power the world with pond scum, algae seems to perpetually be the fuel of the future. Now a government-funded consortium hopes to jump-start commercialization of the low-carbon...
Navy Demonstrates Fuel From Seawater Production
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, energy, research, science, seawater, Navy, fuel, environment, NewTechnology )

- 884 days ago -
A team of US Navy research scientists has developed a method to produce liquid fuel from seawater, using CO2 and hydrogen extracted from the ocean and then processed with a metal catalyst to produce liquid fuel.
Could Cars Soon Run on PLASTIC BAGS? Scientists Convert Carriers Into Diesel and Natural Gas
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, science, fuel, energy, environment, scientists )

- 982 days ago -
Don't throw away your plastic bags, they could soon power your car.
NASA's Quest for Green Rocket Fuel Passes Big Test
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, computer, discovery, green technology, NASA, rocket fuel )

- 1200 days ago -
NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission, or GPIM, has passed its first thruster pulsing test, a major milestone that paves the way for a planned test flight in 2015, agency officials said.
Water as Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: Water as, Fuel, Stanley Meyer, Recollections )

- 1734 days ago -
Andrew Michrowski pulls from his archives to retell his experience of working with the late Stanley Meyer, who allegedly ran a dune buggy on nothing but water, using an electrolysis process that somehow extracted energy from the environment.
Spanish Scientists Search for Fuel of the Future
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, Spanish scientist, bio-oil, petroleum )

- 2033 days ago -
In a forest of tubes eight metres high in eastern Spain scientists hope they have found the fuel of tomorrow: bio-oil produced with algae mixed with carbon dioxide from a factory.Almost 400 of the green tubes, filled with millions of microscopic algae....
Synthetic Gasoline For $1.50/Gallon and No Emissions
Science & Tech  (tags: Synthetic Gasoline, Emissions, fuel, oil, co2 )

- 2096 days ago -
Administrations dating back to the Nixon years have touted a "get off foreign oil" policy that, to date, has really gone no where. We're still on foreign oil. But now we might have a chance to get on foreign synthetic gasoline.
New Reactor Paves the Way for Efficiently Producing Fuel From Sunlight
Science & Tech  (tags: Reactor, Fuel, Sunlight, energy )

- 2104 days ago -
Using a common metal most famously found in self-cleaning ovens, Sossina Haile hopes to change our energy future. The metal is cerium oxide -- or ceria -- and it is the centerpiece of a promising new technology developed by Haile and her colleagues that..
Satellite to Explore Astronaut Poop as Fuel Source
Science & Tech  (tags: satellite, space, fuel, astronaut )

- 2166 days ago -
The United Nations' first satellite, the $5 million UNESCOSat project, has a pretty clear goal: to find out if astronauts' faeces can be used as an effective fuel source in space.
Making Eco-Friendly Diesel Fuel From Butter
Science & Tech  (tags: diesel, fuel, butter, biodiesel )

- 2279 days ago -
The search for new raw materials for making biodiesel fuel has led scientists to an unlikely farm product -- butter.
Water Oxidation Advance Boosts Potential for Solar Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: water, oxidation, solar, fuel )

- 2410 days ago -
Emory University chemists have developed the most potent homogeneous catalyst known for water oxidation, considered a crucial component for generating clean hydrogen fuel using only water and sunlight.
Japanese Researchers Turn Raw Garbage Into Fuel Matching Heat Output Of Coal
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, fuel, heat output, same as coal, Shizuoka University, Japan, raw garbage and waste plastic, sulpher oxide, refuse-derived fuel, RDF, environment )

- 2425 days ago -
Technology to produce fuel with the same heat output as coal from raw garbage and waste plastic has been developed by a group of Japanese researchers. Takeshi Sako of Shizuoka University's Faculty of Engineering and other researchers developed a way to
An Italian Laser Finds How to Produce Hydrogen From Water
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, world, study, scientists, NewTechnology, interesting, italy, hydrogen, water, h20 laser, energy, fuel )

- 2651 days ago -
The method discovered by researcher Roberto Bini and his team from the European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy - University of Florence, uses lasers to produce hydrogen from water under high pressure.

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