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Biofuel center to replace citrus plant in Florida

The plant hopes to prove that converting feedstock, forestry waste, agricultural waste, and household yard and vegetable waste into biofuels is commercially viable.

By February 10, 2011

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Cellulosic ethanol could compete with gas, study says

Biofuel created from forestry or agricultural waste could replace a decent chunk of the annual gas use in the U.S. by 2030.

By February 11, 2009

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Top 10 new species of 2014 announced

The top 10 new species discovered in 2013 include a see-through crustacean, upside-down Antarctic flowers and a tree nicknamed "Mother of Dragons".

By May 21, 2014

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Queensland police mapping crime scenes with 3D scanner

The Queensland police will be using the CSIRO's Zebedee scanner to map crime scenes in 3D.

By February 17, 2014

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High-tech views of the massive Yosemite Rim Fire

Since the fire first sparked less than two weeks ago, it has grown into one of the largest in California history. New technology by Esri lets onlookers see the flames' path of destruction in real time.

By August 27, 2013

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IBM sees big opportunity in sequencing microbes

We're trained to think microbes are bad. But researchers are gathering this week to discuss uses of massive ecosystems of the micro-organisms, many of which are beneficial.

By May 6, 2014

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Attack of the pine tree clones

Hedge funds want more uniform forests, so they are turning to clones.

By November 13, 2007

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S&P adds green index

Standard & Poor's launches U.S. Carbon Efficient Index, riding the wave of investor interest in green investment themes.

By March 9, 2009

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A can opener with sustainability

You'll notice a difference in the Natural Home Decor Can Opener the moment you see it: unlike most can openers, the handles are wooden. The wood is even sustainable.

By June 22, 2010

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A cutting board with a transfer point

The Transfer Cutting Board offers an easy option for getting food off the cutting board and on to a plate.

By March 21, 2010