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Nanocomposite materials can pave the way for fusion power plants

On the theoretical level, fusion, the process that fuels the sun, can provide unlimited clean energy for humanity. However, fusion-based power plants have seemingly been out of range from the realm of practicality, simply because scientists are not aware of many materials that could survive the punishing conditions concocted inside a fusion nuclear reactor. But…

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Architecture

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The reACT home produces food, generates energy and self-regulates its user systems

Ticking off the usual 'boxes' of sustainability, like the low-impact modular design and solar power credentials, the reACT home does one better by integrating a range of green technologies that go beyond the user convenience to actually account for tangible productivity. To that end, reACT, used as an acronym for Resilient Adaptive Climate Technology, is…

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Science and Tech

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Researchers concoct living cyanobacteria-based wallpaper bio-solar panels

Biologically, cyanobacteria are the only photosynthetic prokaryotes (unicellular organisms without nucleus and mitochondria) that have the ability to produce oxygen. And interestingly enough, these photosynthetic micro-organisms have been existing on Earth for billions of years, and are considered as one of the driving forces behind the oxygen-rich environment of our planet. And now, scientists are…

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Geek-o-polis

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Functional Layout: 4 Tips to Ensure Your Website is User-Friendly

No matter what type of website you have in mind, the response from your users plays a critical role in your success. Visitors that have a positive experience are more likely to purchase, make referrals, or do whatever you need from them. Unhappy visitors may never come back. There are a few tips to create…

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