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Nuclear Power Around The World

Three years after the Fukushima disaster, atomic power has stagnated in countries where it has historically played a larger role in electricity generation. Several…


Biofuel from Water and CO2

Scientists at Stanford University say they’ve developed a procedure for making potent liquid ethanol that doesn’t rely on corn or any other crops traditionally…


New advances in modelling earthquake damage from the San Andreas

Stanford scientists developed a new “virtual earthquake” technique and have used it to confirm a prediction that Los Angeles would experience stronger than expected…