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▶ Newlight: From Greenhouse Gas to Plastic - YouTube

What if greenhouse gas emissions, such as methane and carbon dioxide, were as valuable as oil? At Newlight Technologies, we have invented, patented, and comm...
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Company unlocks secret to making plastic out of air

Company unlocks secret to making plastic out of air | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Newlight Technologies method may satisfy both sides of the climate change debate
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Alternative Energy eMagazine - Cleaning Carbon Dioxide from the Atmosphere | AltEnergyMag

Alternative Energy eMagazine - Cleaning Carbon Dioxide from the Atmosphere | AltEnergyMag | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
All though there could be huge advantages to directly extracting carbon dioxide from our atmosphere instead of from its source, there has been very little R&D funding to explore and make it a reality. By beginning the process of recycling CO2, America would be building the technology now for a sustainable hydrocarbon future.
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Be Prepared - For a LOT More Solar by 2025 - Energy Collective

Be Prepared - For a LOT More Solar by 2025 - Energy Collective | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
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Be Prepared - For a LOT More Solar by 2025
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What will the world look like in 2025? Expect a lot more solar power.
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CLEO: 2014 | CLEO: 2014

CLEO: 2014 | CLEO: 2014 | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Well-known for its world-renowned peer-reviewed program, CLEO unites the field of lasers and electro-optics by bringing together all aspects of laser technology and offers high-quality content featuring break-through research and applied innovations in areas such as ultrafast lasers, energy-efficient optics, quantum electronics, biophotonics and more.
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Australian researchers get closer to scalable quantum computing

Australian researchers get closer to scalable quantum computing | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Researchers in Australia are making progress in executing on a vision for quantum computing involving a phosphorus atom, which means a new commercial product might not be so far off in the future.
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Radical Abundance: How a Revolution in Nanotechnology Will Change Civilization

Radical Abundance: How a Revolution in Nanotechnology Will Change Civilization | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
K. Eric Drexler is known as the founding father of nanotechnology—the science of engineering on a molecular level. In Radical Abundance, he shows how rapid scientific progress is about to change our world.

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Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 1 – Communication ...

Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 1 – Communication ... | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it

Back in 2007 when I began this blog, the main thrust was sharing ideas about why mobile devices can improve teaching and learning. Now in 2013, not only has the use of mobile devices become much more widespread both ...


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Fukushima disaster

Fukushima disaster | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
The Fukushima nuclear disaster forced 150,000 to flee. A year later, radioactive contamination still keeps them from their homes. Send a message of support to the people of Japan.
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TED 2013: Sergey Brin talks Google Glass

TED 2013: Sergey Brin talks Google Glass | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
There's no question about what the ultimate accessory was this week at TED 2013 in Long Beach:
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What most schools don't teach

Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Ton...

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Newlight Technologies – Newlight uses air containing greenhouse gas to produce high-performance sustainable materials, including commodity-grade thermoplastics, fuels, and other chemicals.

Newlight Technologies – Newlight uses air containing greenhouse gas to produce high-performance sustainable materials, including commodity-grade thermoplastics, fuels, and other chemicals. | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Newlight uses air containing greenhouse gas to produce high-performance sustainable materials, including commodity-grade thermoplastics, fuels, and other chemicals.
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Plastic made from pollution hits U.S. market

Plastic made from pollution hits U.S. market | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
The 31-year-old co-founders of Newlight Technologies have two factories making AirCarbon -- plastic from captured carbon that will soon appear in the form of chairs, food containers and cell phone cases.
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USDOE Announces Plastics Made from Carbon Dioxide | Research & Development | News

USDOE Announces Plastics Made from Carbon Dioxide | Research & Development | News | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
A trade association representing more than 90 percent of the state's underground and surface coal mine production.
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Natural gas exports set to take off as Energy Department approves two new ... - Fortune

Natural gas exports set to take off as Energy Department approves two new ... - Fortune | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
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Elon Musk's Secret Plan to Conquer the Universe - h+ Magazine

Elon Musk's Secret Plan to Conquer the Universe - h+ Magazine | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Elon Musk's Secret Plan to Conquer the Universe h+ Magazine So far, Musk has taken on the banks and their international payments cartel with PayPal, he's challenged the legacy automobile industry with Tesla and now SpaceX has broken into the...
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World’s First Fully Transparent Smartphone Unveiled By Polytron | New Inventions, Modern Technology And Interesting Facts of 21st Century

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Seven Things Google Might Do With a Quantum Computer

Seven Things Google Might Do With a Quantum Computer | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Google and NASA are the proud new owners of a quantum computer, which they will use to launch an artificial-intelligence lab at NASA’s Ames Research Center in California.
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SolarWindow - New Energy Technologies Inc

SolarWindow - New Energy Technologies Inc | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
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Its about time - for Solar Windows.

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'God particle': Confirmation is 'achingly close'

'God particle': Confirmation is 'achingly close' | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Physicists in Italy said Wednesday they are achingly close to concluding that what they found last year was the Higgs boson, the elusive "God particle." They need to eliminate one last remote possibility that it's something...
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Book Discussion on [The Future] - C-SPAN Video Library

Book Discussion on [The Future] - C-SPAN Video Library | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Former Vice President Al Gore talked about his book, [The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change], in which he outlines the six major factors impeding progress around the world.
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Sugata Mitra: Build a School in the Cloud | Video on TED.com

Onstage at TED2013, Sugata Mitra makes his bold TED Prize wish: Help me design the School in the Cloud, a learning lab in India, where children can explore and learn from each other -- using resources and mentoring from the cloud.
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Touchscreen T-Shirts Only a Few Years Away

Touchscreen T-Shirts Only a Few Years Away | The Future on Planet Earth | Scoop.it
Most people have to keep their smart phones within reach. But what if instead of having your technology an arm’s length away, it was actually on your arm? Imagine clothing with ...

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