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How are adsorbents used for environmental cleanup?

You may have heard of absorbents before, like sponges and paper towels -- but what about adsorbents? And how can they help clean up environmental disasters?


Why do some scientists want to scatter tubes throughout the open ocean?

 Why do some scientists want to scatter tubes throughout the open ocean?

Why do some scientists want to scatter thousands of tubes throughout the open ocean? Learn about ocean pipes. See more »

How the MARS Turbine Will Work

 How the MARS Turbine Will Work

The MARS turbine is a mobile energy generator that will float up to 1,000 ft in the air. Learn about plans for the MARS turbine. See more »

Is there a way to get energy for free?

 Is there a way to get energy for free?

You've likely schemed ways to get energy for free, especially with energy costs rising. Is there a good way to get energy for free, or is it hooey? See more »

Could military strategy win the war on global warming?

 Could military strategy win the war on global warming?

Could military strategy win the war on global warming? Learn how aerial reforestation uses military strategy and technology to replant forests. See more »

How Alang Shipyard Works

 How Alang Shipyard Works

People are interested in how Alang shipyard works. Learn how Alang shipyard works and more about alang india ship recycling. See more »

Could Salter's Duck have solved the oil crisis?

 Could Salter's Duck have solved the oil crisis?

Salter's Duck was a 1970s wave energy invention that lost grant money and fell by the wayside. Find out more about Salter's Duck's energy potential. See more »

What's BPA, and do I really need a new water bottle?

 What's BPA, and do I really need a new water bottle?

The chemical BPA (bisphenol-a) often found in consumer goods, may be linked to human health problems. Learn more about BPA in polycarbonate plastics. See more »

How Carbon Capture Works

 How Carbon Capture Works

Carbon capture means trapping the carbon emissions and storing them away from the atmosphere to prevent global warming. Learn more about carbon capture. See more »

How Wetlands Work

 How Wetlands Work

Wetlands act like sponges, soaking up extra water during floods. They filter water as it runs to our rivers and streams. Find out what else wetlands do. See more »

Why does One Planet Living want us to live like Europeans?

 Why does One Planet Living want us to live like Europeans?

One Planet Living focuses on locally producing and managing resources in a sustainable way. Learn what One Planet Living is and what it stands for. See more »