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benzene

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New 'Diamond nanothreads' may make space elevator a reality

Scientists produce ultra-thin threads of carbon atoms they say should be stronger and stiffer than any existing man-made material. Space elevators, here we come.

By September 26, 2014

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Apple halts use of two harmful chemicals in iPhone assembly

​The tech giant bans the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its devices and lowers the maximum use in early production phases.

By August 13, 2014

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Good news, everyone! NASA re-creates the smell of Titan

NASA has created a recipe for the atmosphere of Titan, Saturn's largest moon, and found that it has an "aromatic character".

By June 16, 2014

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How to clean a TV screen

Don't clean your screen with Windex. What should you use instead? Good question.

By September 27, 2012

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How to clean your LCD or plasma TV

Don't let a dirty screen ruin the image quality of your LCD or plasma TV. Our cleaning tips will show you how to safely clean your TV, so you can enjoy it at its best.

By August 30, 2011

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How to clean your scanner glass

Have you ever scanned a photo, only to see specks of dust in high resolution? We show you how to safely and effectively clean the glass on your scanner.

By August 19, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 822: It's all about the benzenes

Stuck with a stinky new Mac Pro? Good news: it might be toxic! (No proof of toxicity has been determined.)

By October 2, 2008

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Apple says no evidence of Mac Pro benzene emissions

A study published in France claimed that Apple's Mac Pro emits traces of benzene that can cause health problems, but the company says it has no evidence to that effect.

By October 1, 2008

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What drives China? Soon, cleaner fuel

Still, the world's second largest oil consumer is taking a cautious approach to introducing tougher diesel and gasoline specifications.

By November 20, 2009

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Plant power to fight toxic tech

Plants could clean the air of toxic chemicals from living rooms and offices and, perhaps, power plants.

By May 30, 2008