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The Great Pacific Garbage is getting bigger: New Report

The Pacific Ocean is being treated like a giant dumpster — and it’s starting to look like one, too. A “floating” island of trash dubbed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch (GPGP) now stretches 600,000 square miles, according to a study published Thursday in Scientific Reports. It’s more

The race to invent the artificial leaf: Varun Sivaram

The Sun is the most plentiful source of renewable energy we have — and the race is on to harness its Power. Said, Bill Gates. Since the early 1970s, scientists have been on a quest to develop a technology that could create liquid fuels out