Made in America
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Bitcoin-Mining Power Plant Raises Ire of Environmentalists
They fear a wave of resurrected fossil-fuel plants pumping out greenhouse gases.
Oct 18th, 2021
Food & Beverage
US to Consider Genetically Altered Tree
In a feat of genetic engineering, about half the chestnuts collected at this college experiment station feature a gene that provides resistance to blight.
Nov 7th, 2019
Hydro Plants Serve Neighbors
The idea is similar to farm-to-table, except for electricity instead of food.
Jul 10th, 2019
EPA Says GE's Cleanup Complete
The decision triggered condemnation from officials who say contaminant levels from its industrial pollution remain too high.
Apr 12th, 2019
AP: Refugee Limits Slowing Growth of Shrinking Cities
Cities like Buffalo had been locked in a long, losing struggle to keep people from leaving for places with less snow and more jobs. Enter refugees and immigrants.
Oct 24th, 2018
Massive Leak 55 Stories Underground
Using a cylindrical, space-rocket-size borer, they are carving through solid rock to create a 2.5-mile bypass tunnel around the worst of the leaks.
Jun 20th, 2018
Capturing snowflakes isn't as easy as sticking out your tongue.
Mar 16th, 2018
How to Use Bitcoin to Buy a Subaru
The anatomy of a cryptocurrency transaction.
Feb 27th, 2018
Rural Drivers Have Electric 'Range Anxiety'
Charging stations are often few and far between in rural areas.
Apr 20th, 2017
Salt Mining is a Serious Business
Life inside the nation's most productive salt mine.
Feb 17th, 2017
Foundry Makes Oscar Statues
How Oscar goes from a small town in upstate New York to center stage in Hollywood.
Feb 15th, 2017
Spongy Stool Cushions Manufactured Using Fungus
Finally, a fitting fabrication for the fun guy.
Nov 14th, 2016