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e.coli

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One in six mobile phones tainted by faecal matter

More than one in six mobile phones are coated with some kind of bacteria, including E.coli. That's bacteria from poo. Wash your hands!

By Oct. 14, 2011

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Your portrait, made from pulsating bacteria

What happens when you use tiny electromagnetic coils to shift the position of light-scattering bacteria? In the hands of a couple of science-minded artists, you get an intriguing "Living Mirror."

By Dec. 5, 2013

Editors' Take

Moneual Rydis UV-C Vacuum Cleaner U60

The $149 Moneual Rydis UV-C Vacuum Cleaner U60 is certainly not the most expensive handheld vacuum, but it has a few cool features that might make it worth your while.

By Sep. 11, 2013

MSRP: $179.00

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Fueling green tech with biology and Moore's Law

Investor Steve Jurvetson is bullish on green innovation because entrepreneurs can tap into the rapid advances in genetic engineering and IT.

By Sep. 28, 2011

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Bouncing from sugar cane to synthetic rubber

Genomatica says it has made butadiene, used in production of products such as tires and latex, from renewable sources rather than fossil fuels.

By Aug. 22, 2011

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In the lab, designing the ultimate biofuel bug

Start-up Joule Unlimited is on the forefront of using genetic engineering to replace petrofuels, trying to learn from shortcomings of other biofuel technologies.

By Mar. 25, 2011

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Upcoming Violight cell phone sanitizer zaps germs

Violight, which specializes in UV toothbrush sanitizers, will be selling a cell phone cleaning accessory that incorporates germicidal UV light technology that hospitals use to sterilize medical instruments.

By Jun. 10, 2010

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Violight cell phone sanitizer zaps germs

Violight, which specializes in UV toothbrush sanitizers, has officially begun selling a $49.95 cell phone cleaning accessory that incorporates germicidal UV light technology that hospitals use to sterilize medical instruments.

By Sep. 21, 2010

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Waste Management inks another trash-to-treasure deal

Genomatica partners with Waste Management to develop chemical products from syngas, the companies announce last week.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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This week in Crave: The escapist edition

This week, we got some quiet time with the Asus Zenbook, rocked out to game tunes from the London Philharmonic, and sent an itty-bitty satellite into space.

By Oct. 15, 2011