Matthew Owen

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Bubble Inside a Bubble - Sick Science! #219

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This periodic table of endangered elements is fascinating

We're all familiar with the periodic table, but the majority of non-chemists probably aren't familiar with the everyday uses of some of the many elements it contains. Some elements that many haven't heard of find uses in technologies or applications we take for granted - but the supplies of these …

Researchers pluck carbon from the sky, turn it into diamonds

Carbon's the perfect material to build strong yet lightweight materials, but it's also the reason we're running head-first into an ecological apocalypse. Wouldn't it be great if we could snatch the excess CO2 from the air and use it to cheaply build aircraft fuselages, modern cars and <i>artificial</i> …

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Researcher Demonstrates How to Suck Carbon from the Air, Make Stuff from It - MIT Technology Review

A new method for taking carbon dioxide directly from the air and converting it to oxygen and nanoscale fibers made of carbon could lead to an …

Carbon Dioxide