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Scientists are developing greener and cheaper technologies to pave our way to a solar energy future.

Here Comes the Sun

Scientists are developing greener and cheaper ways to pave our way to a solar energy future.


A new, food-safe superhydrophobic coating could make shaking the ketchup bottle a thing of the past.

To the Last Drop: Getting the Most Out of Liquid Containers

New, food-safe superhydrophobics could make shaking the ketchup bottle a thing of the past.


Tiny swimming robots could revolutionize healthcare, traveling through the bloodstream to perform a variety of life saving tasks

Tiny Robots Swim Toward Better Healthcare

Tiny swimming robots could revolutionize healthcare, traveling through the bloodstream to perform a variety of life-saving tasks.


Thunderstorms produce mysterious radiation that science is still trying to understand.

Exploring the Mysteries of Thunderstorm Radiation

As common as they are, thunderstorms still hold mysteries, producing radiation that science is working to understand.


Ionizing radiation from the sun tears apart water molecules to create an

The Electric Wind of Venus

Ionizing radiation from the sun tears apart water molecules to create an "electric wind" that may have stripped Venus of its oceans.