Archive: 10/21/2010

Value-added sulfur scrubbing

Power plants that burn fossil fuels remain the main source of electricity generation across the globe. Modern power plants have scrubbers to remove sulfur compounds from their flue gases, which has helped reduce the problem ...

dateOct 21, 2010 in Environment
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Tomorrow's Internet: 1,000 times faster

Imagine if all the data traversing the world right now -- on long distance networks and between and within computers and other hardware -- could be sent through a single fiber the width of a human hair.

dateOct 21, 2010 in Engineering
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Changing seasons on Titan

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has sent back dreamy raw images of Saturn's moon Titan that show the appearance of clouds around the moon's midsection.

dateOct 21, 2010 in Space Exploration
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