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What is microbial enhanced oil recovery? Learn more about microbial enhanced oil recovery in this article.
How the Tesla Powerwall Works
The Tesla Powerwall home battery stores solar energy for use at night. Learn more about the Tesla Powerwall at HowStuffWorks. See more »
How Dyson Spheres Work
The Dyson sphere would be a huge, energy-catching ball built around a star. Learn how the Dyson sphere could harness the sun's energy. See more »
10 Innovations in Hydropower
Hydropower innovations means a lot more than just dams. Learn about 10 innovations in hydropower at HowStuffWorks. See more »
Could nanoparticles change fuel production?
Nanoparticles can change fuel production in many ways, especially in fuel cells. Learn more about how nanoparticles are affecting fuel production. See more »
Could nanocrystals be the next big fuel source?
Nanocrystals have exciting new potential in energy production. Learn more about the place of nanocrystals in alternative energy on HowStuffWorks. See more »
Can you store solar energy in rust and water?
Can you store solar energy in rust and water? Find out whether it's possible to store solar energy in rust and water. See more »
10 Innovations in Wind Power
Wind power innovations are improving this controversial but promising alternative energy source. Learn about 10 innovations in wind power. See more »
How Hydraulic Fracking Works
Hydraulic fracking for shale gas is bringing in profits and protests. Learn about the controversial process of hydraulic fracking. See more »
5 Energy Choices for a Sustainable Future
Energy choices have a significant effect on the planet. Check out this article and learn 5 energy choices for a sustainable future. See more »
5 Improvements in Offshore Oil Drilling
Discover 5 Improvements in Offshore Oil Drilling. Keep reading to learn about Improvements in Offshore Oil Drilling. See more »
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