August 8, 2013
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Pass the salt: Common condiment could enable new high-tech industry — silicon nanostructures

Chemists have identified a compound that could significantly reduce the cost and potentially enable the mass commercial production of silicon nanostructures — materials that have huge potential in everything from electronics to biomedicine and energy … Continue reading

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April 17, 2013
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Hydrogen sulfide greatly enhances plant growth: Key ingredient in mass extinctions could boost food, biofuel production

In low doses, hydrogen sulfide, a substance implicated in several mass extinctions, could greatly enhance plant growth, leading to a sharp increase in global food supplies and plentiful stock for biofuel production, new research shows. Continue reading

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January 15, 2013
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Chinese Artist Ai Weiwei Uses 760 Bicycles to Create Massive Sculpture

The controversial and outspoken artist’s latest work comments on over-consumption, mobility, mass production, and human labor. Continue reading

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March 2, 2012
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’100 Mile House’ Contest Calls for Truly Local Building

You’ve heard of living local, but the Architecture Foundation of British Columbia (AFBC) is taking the idea to a new, sustainable level with a community challenge. The challenge; build a four person, 1,200 square foot home that exclusively uses materials that have been recycled or manufactured less than 100 miles from Vancouver. The grand prize; [...] Continue reading

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