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jet fuel
The global aviation industry has pledged that by 2050, it will reduce its net carbon emissions to half its 2005 levels. Achieving this will require...
blood-alcohol level detector
To help people easily and quickly determine when they've had enough, scientists have developed a flexible, wearable patch that can detect blood-...
Brussels Sprouts
The key to this recipe is to boil the sprouts just until crisp-tender, then sauté them until golden. Butter browns the sprouts and gives them a nutty...
e. coli
To help prevent illnesses caused by this bacteria in food or water, researchers have developed a new nanosensor to rapidly detect its presence. The...
genetics
The story of gene therapy is fraught with much hype and high-profile failures. But, hype and failures aside, it remains a promising route to treat a...
closeup of beef stew
How about some stew? These 15 recipes that offer something for omnivore and vegetarian alike.
muscle versus fat
Muscle weighs more than fat, right? Bad news. It’s not true. A pound is a pound — both a pound of muscle and a pound of fat weigh the same. The good...
coffee grounds and science
Speaking of foam on beverages doing some spectacular science-y stuff — and not to be undone by beer — it looks like coffee-infused foam can remove...
beer
Clinking your glass of beer often leaves its contents sloshing back and forth. Once the beer settles, however, you can take a sip without getting...
Window on green wall
Some people have a reputation for not being able to fix anything around the home. Do you count yourself in that group? Well, you may not have to...

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