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There's An Audacious Plan To End Hunger With 3-D Printed Food

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Anjan Contractor's 3D food printer might evoke visions of the "replicator" popularized in Star Trek, from which Captain Picard was constantly interrupting himself to order tea. And indeed Contractor's company, Systems & Materials Research Corporation, just got a six month, $125,000 grant from NASA to create a prototype of his universal food synthesizer. But...
There's An Audacious Plan To End Hunger With 3-D Printed Food

NASA Curiosity rover digs Mars, finds sulfur, chlorine and organic traces of unknown origin

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Since NASA's Curiosity rover made its way to Mars, it's been sending back a wealth of data from our rust-colored planetary neighbor: landscape photos, radiation readings and even evidence of liquid water. We can now add soil composition to the list, as Curiosity became Earth's first visitor to the...
NASA Curiosity rover digs Mars, finds sulfur, chlorine and organic traces of unknown origin
No bug eyed monsters: after hype, NASA finds carbon, chlorine on Mars
Bend me, shape me: flexible electronics perform under punishing conditions

German startup develops tinted windows that generate electricity

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The next great advance in solar power generation is always right around the corner, right? New solar technologies are often much less impressive in practice than they are on paper, but a startup called Heliatek may finally have something to really shake up the energy sector. Heliatek, which is based...
German startup develops tinted windows that generate electricity
The audacious plan to end hunger with 3-D printed food
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Meteorites, not comets, may have brought water to Earth

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A carbonaceous chrondrite meteorite collected from Antarctica. A new study argues meteorites like these, instead of comets, may have been responsible for bringing water to Earth. NASA Modern Earth is wet and temperate (last week's heat wave aside), but the early Earth was molten and hostile, meaning water and...
Meteorites, not comets, may have brought water to Earth
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