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Tube of Toothpaste Inspires Researchers to Develop Efficient Solar Panels March 9th, 2013 By


Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, energy, environment, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, society, tech, technology, world, safety, business )

Ruth
- 287 days ago - ecochunk.com
"...a researcher at the Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), a Xerox-owned company in Silicon Valley, figured it out the tech employed in the toothpaste tube can guarantee better and more efficient solar panels...."



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Alan Lambert (90)
Wednesday November 13, 2013, 2:13 pm
Xerox PARC has been one of the two greatest general technology think tanks in existence since the 1940s (Bell Labs is the other one). The number of inventions that have come out of these two organizations have been legion...
 

Debra G. (0)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 12:33 pm
A wonderful Eureka! moment. That's thinking out of the...tube.
 

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 2:00 pm
noted, thanks
 

Birgit W. (144)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 3:41 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 5:38 pm
Thank you
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 7:40 pm
Noted, thanks.
 

Lindsay Kemp (1)
Friday November 15, 2013, 6:57 am
Cool - thanks
 

Ruth R. (215)
Friday November 15, 2013, 1:03 pm
Thank you for notes and comments!
(Kerrie , and Roger you get stars too when permitted by the website)
 
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