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Sadly, people throw four times as much trash into the garbage bin as they throw into the recycle bin even though a very large portion of the garbage is either recyclable material or food waste. Food waste, in fact, is the number one product being tossed into America’s landfills today. Simply hauling all of that
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An employee demonstrates a concept biometric payment system on the Wirecard AG exhibition stand at the Noah Technology Conference in Berlin, Germany in June. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg Photo credit: © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP © 2019 Bloomberg Finance LP Earlier this year, San Francisco became the first city in the United States to ban the use
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TRONA, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 02 — View of meteorite streaking over Trona Pinnacles near Death Valley, CA during annual Perseid Meteor Showers, August 2, 2019. (Photo by Bob Riha Jr.,Getty Images) Getty Images It’s the time of year when your friends and family who are just a bit more nerdy or maybe outdoors-inclined all start
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BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese startup LinkSpace on Saturday completed its third test of a reusable rocket in five months, stepping up the pace in China’s race to develop a technology key to cheap space launches in an expected global boom in satellite deployment. FILE PHOTO: Linkspace’s engineers pack the reusable rocket RLV-T5, also known as
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Any living organism that directly harnesses the sun’s energy uses one of three types of energy-converting pigments: chlorophyll, which gives plants their green color, bacteriochlorophyll, or retinal pigments, which help form microbial rhodopsins. Rhodopsins capture solar energy in the ocean’s surface and power microbial metabolism at
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Global warming and post apocalyptic future. Climate change and melting of glaciers. Statue of Liberty collapses under water and new New York city skyline on an artificial island. Perhaps the catastrophic predictions are overblown. Getty The U.S. auto industry and regulators in California and Washington appear deadlocked over stiff Obama-era fuel-efficiency standards that automakers oppose
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Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko. What an ugly fella. ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM Ah, meteor showers. A warm summer night. Blanket on the grass. A sky full of stars. Look, there’s one! Perhaps a quick streak of light through a corner of the sky – blink and you’ll miss it. Or maybe
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A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., August 8, 2019. Aboard is the fifth Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) satellite, designed to provide the U.S. military with highly-secure communications. REUTERS/Joe Skipper (Reuters) – United Launch Alliance, a joint venture between Boeing
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