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Khosla: Environmentalists, get out of way

Famed tech investor Vinod Khosla says green tech will succeed when entrepreneurs follow their vision for disruptive technologies rather than expect consumers to pay a premium for green products.

By Sep. 27, 2011

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Environmentalists take aim at Fujitsu's eco-marketing tactics

Fujitsu's Green IT line just introduced its M440 ECO mouse, but the UK's Inquirer takes issue with its questionable eco-benefits.

By Jan. 31, 2011

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The remote as an environmentalist

Energy Saver claims to do just what its name says, by turning off major appliances.

By May. 20, 2008

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Do environmentalists contribute to global warming?

Nuclear power could wean us off coal, but fears about the technology have kept it down, says Patrick Moore, one of the founders of Greenpeace.

By Jan. 31, 2008

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Samsung hires soccer star Messi to save us from aliens

In an ad that must be seen to be understood, the world's greatest soccer player dribbles around apparent gangsters before being presented with an even greater challenge: saving us from green people.

By Nov. 12, 2013

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Construction of world's largest optical telescope approved

The massive Thirty Meter Telescope will be able to image objects 13 billion light years away, near the beginning of time.

By Apr. 14, 2013

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Khosla Ventures raises $1 billion fund

Half of the famed tech investor's new fund is earmarked for clean tech, with the other half going to Internet and mobile technologies.

By Oct. 13, 2011

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Stewart Brand warms up to nukes, geoengineering

A central figure in the environmental movement of the 1960s and 1970s, Brand now thinks people need to manipulate natural systems to forestall the effects of global warming.

By Apr. 13, 2010

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Artist wants to print out entire Internet to honor Aaron Swartz

MoMA's poet laureate wants your help printing the Internet in honor of the open-access activist, who committed suicide while facing prosecution. Not everyone thinks it's the best way to go about a tribute though.

By Jun. 6, 2013

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Eco-minded exec Musk leaves Zuckerberg's political group

Elon Musk, CEO of electric-car company Tesla Motors, bows out of Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg's political action group after the group funds ads that rile the Sierra Club, MoveOn.org, and others.

By May. 10, 2013