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greenhouses

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Greenhouses could take root at Japan's eateries

The Chef's Farm, as it's called, could produce up to 60 heads of lettuce a day. If you do your math, that's about 20,000 heads a year.

By Oct. 25, 2010

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Inside Fujitsu's cloud-powered farm of the future

Japanese farms are smaller and often less sophisticated than those elsewhere in the world. Can a suite of sensors, services, and -- yes -- cow pedometers from Fujitsu help them compete on a global scale?

By Oct. 15, 2013

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Chevrolet invests in greenhouse energy conversion

Chevrolet shows support for Metrolina Greenhouses in its effort to use renewable biomass to heat its 6.1-million-square-foot facility in Huntersville, N.C.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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Help me torture test the rugged Bear Grylls Android phone

Crave's Eric Mack is looking to put the military grade Kyocera Torque to the test, and you can help crowdsource the methods for torturing this rugged smartphone.

By Jun. 21, 2013

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Chevy will spend $40 million on 16 new green projects

Chevrolet announced it is supporting 16 projects across the U.S., and plans to spend up to $40 million to reduce carbon dioxide pollution.

By Oct. 11, 2011

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Solar collector doubles as greenhouse shade

Solyndra's unique solar collector is being tested in by agricultural institutions to diffuse greenhouse light and produce power.

By Feb. 22, 2011

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Genetically modified tobacco plants to fight HIV?

U.K. researchers announce approval to launch the first human clinical trial of a genetically modified anti-HIV microbicide called P2G12, grown in Germany.

By Jul. 19, 2011

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Can we please stop crowdsourcing the English language?

Does anyone know what all this oojamaflip that's been zhooshing up the Collins Dictionary actually means? Crave's Eric Mack has a few suggestions for the future of his mother tongue.

By Sep. 21, 2012

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Solar panels that actually look nice

Chinese PV maker unveils semitranslucent photovoltaics that look like mirrors, windows, and skylights.

By Jun. 3, 2010

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U.S. issues timetable for carbon emissions cuts

EPA plans to propose so-called performance standards on greenhouse gas emissions on both new and existing plants beginning in July for power plants and for oil refineries by December.

By Dec. 23, 2010