For the first time ever, an endangered species has been released back into Missouri prairies. The American Burying Beetle may be back on its way to thriving, though in this beetle's world, thriving means living underground and feasting on meatballs.
Thin Film Solar Panels developed at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
This solar thermal system heats domestic water at the Jefferson County Jail by a glycol ethylene system which circulates through the parabolic trough collectors into a coil system in the 4000 gallon tank.
In his State of the Union speech, President Obama said "nowhere is the promise of innovation greater than in American-made energy." But how close are we to large-scale use of alternative energy sources?
Perhaps your New Years' resolutions include weight loss, more exercise, and being more organized. Do they happen to include "reduce, reuse, and recycle?" How about "I will drive less" or "I vow to take public transportation more often?"