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Consumers Will Soon Have Devices In Their Hands To Detect GMO and Toxic Foods
Science & Tech  (tags: design, GeneticEngineering, GMOs, environment, health, humans, NewTechnology, safety, science, tech, technology, toxins, world )

Kathy
- 6 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Every human being in every developed nation on Earth, whether living in a rural or isolated area, in the middle of a large city, or near an industrialized area, now contains at least 700 contaminants in their body including pesticides, pthalates, benzenes
Technology Takes the Wheel
Science & Tech  (tags: world, technology, tech, society, science, safety, research, performance, news, humans, environment, computer, computers, NewTechnology, automakers, vehicles, control, highways )

Darren
- 19 days ago - nytimes.com
By the end of the decade, many automakers will offer vehicles that can take control on the highway, even passing and exiting on their own.
Advancing Small Modular Reactors: How We're Supporting Next-Gen Nuclear Energy Technology
Science & Tech  (tags: Small Modular Reactors, SMRs, Next Gen Nuclear, Energy, Energy Policy, Nuclear Energy, Dept of Energy, Safety, Reduced Emissions )

Brian
- 19 days ago - energy.gov
"The Department announced a new award that supports first-of-its-kind engineering, design certification and licensing for an innovative small modular reactor (SMR) design. "
The Committee For Skeptical Inquiry: No Health Risks From GMOs
Science & Tech  (tags: Committee for Skeptical Inquiry, Genetic Modification, GMOs, Science Literacy, Misinformation, Fear Mongering, Health, Safety )

Brian
- 28 days ago - csicop.org
"Genetic modification is easy to portray as a new and scary technology, but fear mongering is largely based on misinformation, a misunderstanding of evolution and our place in the natural world, and vague fears of contamination."
Nuclear Power: Please Pass the Salt
Science & Tech  (tags: Nuclear Energy, Molten Salt Reactor, IMSR, low level uranium, Safety, Energy, Zero Carbon, Terrestrial Energy )

Brian
- 32 days ago - thestar.com
"Terrestrial's reactor will cost about the same to build as a natural gas power plant, he said, but will cost "substantially" less to run than a nuclear plant."
Wind Energy Innovation: Vortex Generators Jesse Broehl July 24, 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: performance, research, science, New Technology, safety, concept, design, energy, sustainable, technology, water, world, travel, green, eco-friendly, ecosystems, business, design )

Ruth
- 33 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
"These small, simple fins, usually less than 8 centimeters tall and wide, energize airflow directionally around a blade when applied in multiples and keep it from erratically scattering as it passes over the blade surface." GREAT! LET'S GET THESE GOING!
Windmills in the Ocean and the Hamptons May Answer Energy Problems APRIL 19, 2014 BY DAN RATTINER
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, energy, study, performance, research, safety, science, technology, business, animals, habitat, NewTechnology, world )

Ruth
- 35 days ago - danspapers.com
"...about 20 miles off Montauk, just south of Block Island, there are five steel windmills under construction... The 35 additional windmills are to be located 16 miles off Martha's Vineyard, further from Montauk." CLEAN ENERGY! (Pls. Keep animals safe)
City To Display Restored Perkins Windmill @June 17th 2014 (Using Them for Electricity? Windmills Done Well Do Not Hurt Birds)
Science & Tech  (tags: business, concept, design, energy, performance, research, science, safety, study, technology, eco-friendly, conservation, sustainable, technology, water, world )

Ruth
- 35 days ago - mishawaka.in.gov
' "The Perkins Solid Wheel wooden windmills, patented in 1869 and manufactured until after World War I, are graceful and intricately painted. The woodwork on the mill is very striking, and the wheel and vane are painted white with the arms painted blue.'
Why Do Some EVs Still Have Shorter Ranges? Written By Ken Green Burridge on 19 February 2012
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, research, performance, science, safety, NewTechnology, technology, world, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, habitat, health, business, climate )

Ruth
- 39 days ago - evtopia.org
"Almost 20 years ago EVs (1996) were going farther than many of todays EVs using Nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) rechargeable batteries,which are currently also used in the Toyota Prius Hybrid so why aren't they also being used in pure EVs?"
Electromagnetism Discovery Gives Unlimited EV Range? Written By Ken Green Burridge on 11 July 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: business, concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, science, performance, research, safety, tech, world, habitat )

Ruth
- 39 days ago - evtopia.org
"...electromagnetism discovery made by a college drop-out over twenty-five years ago could potentially make electric motors many times more efficient. Under certain operating conditions this new discovery could keep EV batteries charged indefinitely,."
EVs Safer Near Volcanic Ash Written By Ken Green Burridge on 04 July 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: NewTechnology, concept, design, energy, technology, investigation, research, performance, safety, science, business, environment, study, tech, world )

Ruth
- 39 days ago - evtopia.org
"Something to consider-budget cuts have reduced monitoring of Alaska's 52 active volcanoes, increasing the threat of airborne ash encounters with aircraft. Electric aircraft..does not have air-breathing engines that are highly susceptible to..particles.."
Big Solar Storm Heading Toward Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, energy, environment, history, humans, habitat, nasa, news, performance, research, safety, society, space, study, world )

Frank
- 43 days ago - cnn.com
"This is not your usual weather forecast. Big storms are brewing. Your umbrella won't help, but you might want to keep a flashlight handy."- cnn.com
Extreme Solar Storm on Way to Earth, But Worst Effects Skim Above Planet, Scientists Say
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, climate, energy, health, humans, interesting, news, research, safety, science, scientists, space, study, sun, technology, world )

Caree
- 44 days ago - news.msn.com
A strong solar flare is blasting its way to Earth, but the worst of its power looks like it will barely skim above the planet and not cause many problems. It has been several years since Earth has had a solar storm of this size coming from sunspots smack
 

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