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Experts find plants’ electrical rhythm could be a renewable energy source

Interesting Engineering 28 May 2024
Scientists have ... While investigating the energy potential, the scientists inserted electrodes into the stems of water hyacinths and attached reservoirs with electrodes to lucky bamboo.  Eureka.
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Researchers create the world's strongest ionizing terahertz radiation

Phys Dot Org 28 May 2024
To produce high-energy terahertz pulses, the scientists used a 150-terawatt-class Ti.sapphire laser to convert optical energy into terahertz radiation (so-called optical rectification) in lithium ...
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Opinion: Fake scientific studies are a problem that’s getting harder to solve

Chatanooga Times Free Press 28 May 2024
But it's clearly unethical for scientists and medical researchers ... Scientists are rewarded for the quantity of their research more than its quality ... We need more scientists to put their energy into quality control or slow, careful research.
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New Research Helps Explain Why People Move Slower as They Get Older

Mega Doctor News 28 May 2024
New research suggests that adults may move slower as they get older to help conserve energy ... partly because it costs them more energy than younger adults.
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Study introduces a cleaner way to produce ammonia at room temperature and pressure

Phys Dot Org 28 May 2024
Scientists from the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) now have a new way to produce ammonia that works at room temperature and pressure ... The scientists will ...
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Submerged homes, heat waves fuel Mexico climate angst

Raw Story 28 May 2024
- Clean energy plans - ... "We're going to promote the energy transition," said Sheinbaum, a scientist by training who was a contributing author for the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
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Offshore wind does not kill whales, President Trump. It's a viable energy alternative

northjersey.com 28 May 2024
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries, bioacoustics experts and scientists at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management have all gone on-record stating there are absolutely no ties between offshore wind and whale deaths.
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Can green ammonia decarbonize the global shipping industry?

Interesting Engineering 28 May 2024
Scientists believe that green ammonia, a carbon-free form produced using renewable energy sources such as wind or solar power, can be a viable fuel solution to meet IMO’s targets ... scientist said.
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Millions in US Face Extreme-Heat Threat

Slashdot 27 May 2024
"We can expect another dangerous hot summer season, with daily records already being broken in parts of Texas and Florida," said Kristy Dahl, principal climate scientist for the Climate and Energy program at the Union of Concerned Scientists ... .
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Massive Cradle of Baby Stars Revealed in New Space Telescope Images

The Epoch Times 27 May 2024
The shape and size of all these galaxies can help scientists understand the mysterious dark energy and dark matter that make up most of the universe ....
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NASA launches tiny CubeSat to set its sights on Earth

NewstalkZB 27 May 2024
The climate science mission, known as Polar Radiant Energy in the Far-InfraRed Experiment, or PREFIRE, aims to improve scientists’ understanding of how water vapor, clouds and other elements of ...
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A Giant Untapped Source of Lithium Has Been Found Under Pennsylvania

IFL Science 27 May 2024
In a new study, scientists at the National Energy Technology Laboratory and the University of Pittsburg worked out that 38 to 40 percent of the country's demand for lithium could be obtained from ...
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Millions in US face extreme-heat threat as experts urge better protections

The Observer 27 May 2024
We can expect another dangerous hot summer season, with daily records already being broken in parts of Texas and Florida,” said Kristy Dahl, principal climate scientist for the Climate and Energy program at the Union of Concerned Scientists ... Share ... .
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Researchers invented water-based batteries that store more energy than lithium-ion

BGR 26 May 2024
Chinese scientists have created a new type of water-based battery that is more efficient at storing energy than standard lithium-ion batteries ... The team shared their findings on the new battery type in a study published in Nature Energy in late April.
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In a first, NASA deploys climate change satellites to track polar heat loss

Interesting Engineering 26 May 2024
The devices are part of NASA’s Polar Radiant Energy in ... It will offer scientists a comprehensive view of how Earth’s polar regions impact the planet’s energy absorption and release.
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