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Breakthrough made in nuclear-waste sequestration

A Venus flytrap-like response at the molecular level captures and sequesters radioactive waste in liquid while letting water pass through.

By January 28, 2010


Another carbon sequestration idea: Turn it into chalk

Carbon Sciences says it can transform the ubiquitous greenhouse gas carbon dioxide into a harmless solid fairly cheaply. We shall see.

By February 20, 2008


FutureGen Stalled?

FutureGen in carbon capture and sequestration has hit a snag.

By January 30, 2008


Bringing seapower to the fight against global warming

Interview with CEO and Founder Dan Whaley of Climos, on ocean iron fertilization for carbon sequestration and trading

By January 21, 2008


How to baby-proof a disaster zone

One submission to the 2009 Samsonite Baby Travel Design Competition may have been too radical to win, but deserves honorable mention with its air purification and waste sequestration systems.

By December 4, 2009


Police's search for missing boy finds he existed only on Facebook

A 2-year-old boy is reported missing in France by his supposed great aunt. It takes some time before police realize the boy and his father are mere Facebook constructs.

By April 19, 2014


Congress proposes another incentive spectrum auction

A House bill was introduced Monday that will allow government agencies to take a cut of the auction proceeds if they give up under utilized wireless spectrum for commercial use.

By December 9, 2013


Obama unveils $100 million brain research project

The initiative aims to speed up the development and application of technologies that will help researchers create dynamic brain imaging, which could lead to new ways to treat brain disorders.

By April 2, 2013


Defense Dept. reportedly in deal for more than 600K iOS devices

Apple will supply the Pentagon with iOS devices as part of a new contract, a new report says.

By March 20, 2013


President Obama is not the Jedi you're looking for

The Internet got itself very worked up over the president's inelegant attempt at a 'Star Wars' reference, but maybe, just maybe, Obama is playing Jedi mind tricks on us.

By March 1, 2013