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Electric Food

Could renewable energy help solve world hunger? Finnish researchers have created a batch of single-cell protein that is nutritious enough to serve for dinner using a system powered by renewable energy. The entire process requires only electricity, water, carbon dioxide, and microbes. The synthetic food was created as part of the Food From Electricity project, which is […]

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Trending: Women In Engineering

SWE establishes new research platform The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) recently unveiled its main resource for knowledge, information and trends on women in engineering. The launch of its newest tool, research.swe.org, was announced October 6. The website was created to provide clarity among the wealth of data available, and deliver a centralized data source for members and […]

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Graphene: Worth the Price?

R&D heads striving to find out Graphene, the carbon-based material, was first synthesized in 2004 at the University of Manchester. Barely twelve years have elapsed since then, and research and development of the material has been constant and brimming with excitement at its potential. It has been called a “wonder material”, “extraordinary”, and “incredible” already, has […]

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