Emily Guerin

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Out of (a noble) Gas

Scientists warn that the world’s supply of usable helium is running low.

Out of (a noble) Gas
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Out of (a noble) Gas

Out of (a noble) Gas
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Seeing the Forest for its Bugs

Seeing the Forest for its Bugs
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Note on Emerging Science/Solar Storage

Note on Emerging Science/Solar Storage
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Cool Fix for a Hot Planet

Cool Fix for a Hot Planet

A Venus flytrap for nuclear waste

Nuclear waste is extremely difficult to clean up, but a new synthetic material can snap up radioactive ions like a Venus flytrap devours insects.

A Venus flytrap for nuclear waste
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Nuclear shop of horrors

Nuclear waste is extremely difficult to clean up. But, as Emily Guerin reports, a new synthetic material can snap up radioactive ions like a Venus fly-trap devours insects. From Living on Earth.

Nuclear shop of horrors
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Hard as Sea Snails

Soldiers in need of tougher armor might get help from under the sea.

Hard as Sea Snails
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Cool Fix for a Hot Planet

The Minnesota Twins wants LEED certification for its major-league baseball stadium.

Cool Fix for a Hot Planet
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Cool fix for a hot planet

The Minnesota Twins are trying to keep their stadium as green as the outfield. Emily Guerin reports on this Major League effort to reduce their environmental impact.

Cool fix for a hot planet
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Cool Fix for a Hot Planet

A class in Taiwan builds a schoolhouse made of papercrete ?a mixture of cement, paper, and water.

Cool Fix for a Hot Planet