One Molecule Could Cure Our Addiction to Oil

Oct 1, 2007
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On a blackboard, it looks so simple: Take a plant and extract the cellulose. Add some enzymes and convert the cellulose molecules into sugars. Ferment the su...

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National Geographic: Green Dreams

Sep 30, 2007
1 min read

Producing fuel from corn and other crops could be good for the planet—if only the process didn't take a significant environmental toll. New breakthroughs cou...

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