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Renewable Energy Saves Significant Amounts of Water, Says New Report

Renewable Energy Saves Significant Amounts of Water, Says New Report | MishMash | Scoop.it
Realising the renewable energy plans of the Gulf Cooperation Council region (GCC) will result in a 20% reduction in water withdrawals in the power sector, according to a new report by IRENA. The wa...
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Stealing Apollo’s chariot: the inner workings of solar panels

Stealing Apollo’s chariot: the inner workings of solar panels | MishMash | Scoop.it
Curious how solar panels work? In this article, we break it down in the simplest, most easily-digestible way possible.
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Next Big Thing In Bangladesh --- Solar Irrigation Pumps

Next Big Thing In Bangladesh --- Solar Irrigation Pumps | MishMash | Scoop.it
If you have any interest in the off grid solar space, you would certainly be aware of Bangladesh's success in promoting solar home systems.

At the last count, the country had installed over 3.8 million solar home systems since 2003. Scattered across the country, these systems generate a total of 135 MW of electricity and benefit
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NASA scientists warn of accelerating sea level rise as ice sheets melt

NASA scientists warn of accelerating sea level rise as ice sheets melt | MishMash | Scoop.it
NASA scientists are warning that global sea levels may increase more than some of the conservative estimates suggest, flooding coastal cities.
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5 Reasons Utilities Are Hating on Their Solar-Producing Customers - Renewable Energy World

5 Reasons Utilities Are Hating on Their Solar-Producing Customers - Renewable Energy World | MishMash | Scoop.it
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Glitter from silver lights up Alzheimer's dark secrets

Glitter from silver lights up Alzheimer's dark secrets | MishMash | Scoop.it
Scientists have caught a glimpse of the elusive toxic form of the Alzheimer's molecule, during its attempt to bore into the outer covering of a cell decoy, using a new method involving laser light and fat-coated silver nano-particles.
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Pink film 'antenna' can double solar cell efficiency

Pink film 'antenna' can double solar cell efficiency | MishMash | Scoop.it
The antenna could make roof top solar far more affordable by slashing the time it takes to recoup your money.
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Armies Of Stephen Curry And Misty Copeland Clones Train In New Under Armour Campaign

Armies Of Stephen Curry And Misty Copeland Clones Train In New Under Armour Campaign | MishMash | Scoop.it
The brand's new ad sees the superstars multiply to illustrate the hard work necessary for success.
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House panel approves ‘Green Jobs’ bill

House panel approves ‘Green Jobs’ bill | MishMash | Scoop.it
THE chairman of the House Committee on Labor over the weekend said the panel has approved and endorsed for second reading a measure seeking to open job opportunities in the field of green technolog...
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Physicist tests theories of dark energy by mimicking the vacuum of space

Physicist tests theories of dark energy by mimicking the vacuum of space | MishMash | Scoop.it
Besides the atoms that make up our bodies and all of the objects we encounter in everyday life, the universe also contains mysterious dark matter and dark energy. The latter, which causes galaxies to accelerate away from one another, constitutes the majority of the universe’s energy and mass.
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Toyota vs. Tesla - Can Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicles Compete with Electric Vehicles? - Tony Seba

Toyota vs. Tesla - Can Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Vehicles Compete with Electric Vehicles? - Tony Seba | MishMash | Scoop.it
The world has been abuzz about the recent Toyota (NYSE: TM) announcement that the company opened up licensing of its 5,680 HFCV patents (although only until 2020.) By taking a page from the Tesla playbook, Toyota  is hoping to encourage an ecosystem of fuel cell suppliers and hydrogen fueling stations. Is this the last hurrah …
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THE advantage Hydrogen cars have is the fact that the fuel used can simply be WATER, and by the way, produced by an

electro-chemical reaction, WITHOUT COMBUSTION, meaning NO

POLLUTION.! 

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Genetic modification: 'The most critical technology' for feeding the world: Former adviser to the US Secretary of State says that genetic modification is the most critical technology in agriculture...

Genetic modification: 'The most critical technology' for feeding the world: Former adviser to the US Secretary of State says that genetic modification is the most critical technology in agriculture... | MishMash | Scoop.it
A former adviser to the US Secretary of State says that genetic modification is the most critical technology in agriculture for meeting the challenges of feeding a growing global population.
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Global warming is amplifying California drought conditions

Global warming is amplifying California drought conditions | MishMash | Scoop.it
One question that’s lingered as long as the drought itself is just how much, if any, of the drought is due to climate change.
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IBM Tests Machine Learning to Help Chinese Cities Decrease Air Pollution | MIT Technology Review

IBM Tests Machine Learning to Help Chinese Cities Decrease Air Pollution | MIT Technology Review | MishMash | Scoop.it
IBM researchers are developing a system that can predict how bad pollution will be across the city of Beijing 72 hours in advance.
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Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They’ll Give Us New Ones

Robots Will Steal Our Jobs, But They’ll Give Us New Ones | MishMash | Scoop.it
The robots might take our jobs. But they'll also create new ones.
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Artificial leaf harnesses sunlight for efficient fuel production

Artificial leaf harnesses sunlight for efficient fuel production | MishMash | Scoop.it
A new solar fuel generation system, or artificial leaf, safely creates fuel from sunlight and water with record-setting efficiency and stability.
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A Maker’s Guide to the Metaverse - Singularity HUB

A Maker’s Guide to the Metaverse - Singularity HUB | MishMash | Scoop.it
The virtual reality renaissance that is now underway is creating much excitement surrounding the potential arrival of the “metaverse.” As I write, four great technology titans are competing to bring... read more
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Masdar Solar Hub -- UAE’s First Independent Solar Testing And R&D Facility

Masdar Solar Hub -- UAE’s First Independent Solar Testing And R&D Facility | MishMash | Scoop.it
About a month back, Masdar and the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology launched the
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A Peek at Some of the Coolest Companies in the SU Universe - Singularity HUB

A Peek at Some of the Coolest Companies in the SU Universe - Singularity HUB | MishMash | Scoop.it
Over the years, Singularity University has given birth to some of the coolest companies. Here's an update, and a peek at the newest players.
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A MUST to read and think about

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Made for each other: Net Zero and Passive House

Made for each other: Net Zero and Passive House | MishMash | Scoop.it
A new E-book explains how Passive House works, and how it makes it so easy to go Net Zero.
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5 Major Ways Freelancers Will Change The Economy By 2040

5 Major Ways Freelancers Will Change The Economy By 2040 | MishMash | Scoop.it
The 9 to 5 job is dying. But what will an increasingly independent workforce mean for the economy?
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A Warm Dip Makes Tomatoes Flavorful

A Warm Dip Makes Tomatoes Flavorful | MishMash | Scoop.it
When Jinhe Bai, a research plant physiologist with the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, tastes a tomato with his eyes closed, his taste buds aren’t electrified by something vibrant and flavorful as one might expect from a fruit. Instead, the flavor is bland.
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Robots Are Coming to Take Your McJobs

Robots Are Coming to Take Your McJobs | MishMash | Scoop.it
As food and labor costs rise in the restaurant industry, some businesses are looking for technological solutions to the annoying problem of expensive...
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MIT figured out how to 3D print using glass instead of plastic

MIT figured out how to 3D print using glass instead of plastic | MishMash | Scoop.it
and lo, it is glorious.
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Latest El Niño Forecast: Expect It to Last Into Spring and Possibly Peak as One of the Strongest on Record - ImaGeo

Latest El Niño Forecast: Expect It to Last Into Spring and Possibly Peak as One of the Strongest on Record - ImaGeo | MishMash | Scoop.it
A new El Niño forecast is out: We can expect it to continue into early spring. And it could peak as one of the strongest — if not THE strongest — on record.
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