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Researchers take two steps toward green fuel

(Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology) An international collaboration led by scientists at Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT),Japan, has developed a two-step method to more efficiently break down carbohydrates into their single sugar components, a critical process in producing green fuel.

5 alternatives to talc powder

Baby powder has been in the headlines frequently over the last couple of years, leaving many to wonder what that means for their personal routines. The most recent case involved Patricia Schmitz, who was awarded $12 million in June 2019….

Switchgrass hybrid yields insights into plant evolution

(Michigan State University) Scientists have identified specific parts of genetic code within switchgrass that could contribute to larger switchgrass harvests while reducing potential crop weaknesses.

2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #23

Latest Posts 2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #23 State of the climate: Heat across Earth’s surface and oceans mark early 2019 Climate Change vs Cosmological Catastrophe Effects of Global Warming 2019 SkS Weekly Climate Change…

Debunked: CO2 Will Not Cause A Food Shortage

A lead May 14 article posted by Sonya Collins in WebMD, “Will Climate Change Cause Food Sources to Dwindle?” suffers from a very poor planet, plant and people health diagnostics. Key claims of the medically-muddled meme are that human carbon…

A journey back in time

It wasn’t only the wildlife of the forests which impressed in Poland, so did the wildlife of the meadows and farmland. From the balcony of our accommodation … … there were views over the surrounding gardens … … and a…