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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."
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.
Cybernetic Venus flytrap anyone? MIT researchers create plants that are part machine, all awesome, and could one day even be turned into living gas detectors.
An artificial leaf converts water and light to oxygen, and that's good news for road-tripping to places beyond Earth.
Using data collected by the VIIRS sensor aboard the Suomi NPP satellite, NOAA has created a map of the world's vegetation.