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Currently on display at the Milan Furniture Fair, the Moss Table by Biophotovoltaics generates electricity by using the natural light-conversion process of plants.
Caltech's Nate Lewis says "Fuels from Sunlight" research lab is making progress creating fuel from water and sunlight with "no bugs and no wires."
A 3D-printed dinosaur filled with bioluminescent algae glows in the dark, fueled by photosynthesis.
Researchers from Chonnam National University in Korea have managed to develop a robotic plant that functions like its biological counterpart.
What's the best way to grow algae? Sides are being taken, as companies try to transform algae into transportation fuel or dietary supplements.
Research into photosynthesis finds new, quick reactions that match the speed of a computer making a single flop.
To make super cheap solar cells, MIT researchers look to commandeer the process of photosynthesis in plants.
Part of a stimulus plan, the Energy Department creates a California-based "innovation hub" for artificial photosynthesis and funds tests to use waste CO2 in building materials and plastics.
Plus: understanding photosynthesis for energy; Solyndra founders split; making usable products from electronic waste; Obama on green tech.