Startup Virdia raises funds to test making sugar from wood chips, making it one of many companies trying to create sugars from non-food sources for chemicals, biofuel, or animal feed.
Primus Green Energy has developed a process to convert wood pellets and natural gas into a high-octane gasoline. But can they do it cheap enough?
Speaker from Switzerland-based guitar maker JMC Lutherie is said to be made of 350-year-old spruce wood from the Swiss Risoud forest.
Bartholomaus Traubeck has created a record player that is capable of reading a tree's year rings and translating them into piano music. Every tree generates different melodies.
Molly Wood picks her 10 favorite Android apps as part of the CNET 100 series. Check out the titles she loves best and be sure to vote for your favorite.
Mascoma and investor Valero plant to build a $232 million plant to convert wood chips normally used for paper or lumber into ethanol, a step forward for the struggling cellulosic ethanol industry.
Japanese wood crafts maker Hacoa goes all-out gadget with a new shop filled with Crave-able goods.
With the winter coming, CNET's Martin LaMonica gets a fresh load of home heating pellets and takes stock of the growing mix of home energy options.
Starting the week of July 11, Sony's serving up a limited edition PlayStation Move Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: Masters Bundle for $99.99 that comes with the PlayStation Eye and one Move controller.
The Kohler clan has a long history with Volkswagens. Now son Jared's squareback restoration project has spawned a multigenerational grease-monkey fest.