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Blood-filled mosquito fossil found -- still no 'Jurassic Park'

It's not old enough to have slurped dino blood, but a well-fed mosquito from 46 million years ago is the first such fossil to be discovered.

By October 15, 2013

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Tackling an around-the-world plane flight -- without fossil fuel

Adventurers discuss the challenges they face in their bid to become first to circumnavigate the globe without fossil fuel in the Solar Impulse, a solar-powered plane that can fly at night.

By December 2, 2012

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Lovins: How to break the fossil fuel deadlock

No oil, no coal, no nuclear. Radical thinker Amory Lovins says combining cutting-edge technology through integrated design is the key to clean energy innovation.

By February 17, 2012

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Nicolas Steno, fossil-finder, gets a geological Google logo

Fossil pioneer Nicolas Steno is celebrated today with a geological Google doodle.

By January 11, 2012

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Smokin' Southwest: Take an aerial tour of fossil-fuel country

The hard-worked San Juan basin in northern New Mexico dramatically illustrates the scale of coal and natural-gas production in the U.S.

By November 25, 2011

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A bird's eye view of fossil-fuel workhorses (photos)

An aerial view of New Mexico's San Juan basin shows the impact of coal power and natural gas drilling in a major production area.

7 Images November 25, 2011

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Look out: Fossil fuels may be out-innovating green tech

Cheap natural gas from "fracking" shale rock and other unconventional fossil fuels are making life tough for cleantech.

By October 29, 2011

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IEEE: Solar could challenge fossil fuel in 10 years

World's leading engineering organization says improved solar technology efficiency and scalability could facilitate cost parity.

By June 15, 2011

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Shift fossil fuel subsidies to back clean tech: IEA

The International Energy Agency says the clean energy needs more incentives for private sector investment and market mechanisms.

By April 6, 2011

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NASA scientist: Fossils of alien life on meteorite

Dr. Richard B. Hoover, an astrobiologist with NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, claims there's fossil evidence of bacterial life on meteorite he studied.

By March 5, 2011