The super-cool materials that send heat to space

Nature – Paints, plastics and even wood can be engineered to stay cool in direct sunlight — but their role in displacing power-hungry air conditioners remains unclear.

How Fossil Fuel Companies Are Killing Plastic Recycling

HuffPost – Plastic trash has overwhelmed America. Fossil fuel companies are about to make it worse.

Math Reveals the Secrets of Cells’ Feedback Circuitry

Quanta – Maintaining perfect stability through negative feedback is a basic element of electrical circuitry, but it’s been a mystery how cells could do it — until now.

The Surprising Reason Your Clothes Are A Huge Source Of Ocean Pollution

HuffPost – Most clothing contains synthetic materials that shed plastic fibers.

Global Initiative Mines Retired Hard Disk Drives for Materials and Magnets

IEEE Spectrum – Every year in the United States, roughly 20 million hard drives are retired from data centers.

Tainted water: the scientists tracing thousands of fluorinated chemicals in our environment

Nature – Researchers are struggling to assess the dangers of nondegradable compounds used in clothes, foams and food wrappings.

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“The planet is, was, and always will be stronger than us. We can't destroy it; if we overstep the mark, the planet will simply erase us from its surface and carry on existing. Why don't they start talking about not letting the planet destroy us?”

- Paulo Coelho, The Winner Stands Alone

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The super-cool materials that send heat to space

Posted on January 10 - 2020 | 0 Comments

Nature - Paints, plastics and even wood can be engineered to stay cool in direct sunlight — but their role in displacing power-hungry air conditioners remains unclear.

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How Fossil Fuel Companies Are Killing Plastic Recycling

Posted on October 7 - 2019 | 0 Comments

HuffPost - Plastic trash has overwhelmed America. Fossil fuel companies are about to make it worse.

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Math Reveals the Secrets of Cells’ Feedback Circuitry

Posted on September 28 - 2019 | 0 Comments

Quanta - Maintaining perfect stability through negative feedback is a basic element of electrical circuitry, but it’s been a mystery how cells could do it — until now.

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    “The planet is, was, and always will be stronger than us. We can't destroy it; if we overstep the mark, the planet will simply erase us from its surface and carry on existing. Why don't they start talking about not letting the planet destroy us?” - Paulo Coelho, The Winner Stands Alone