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Gold Nano-Clusters: Tiny Building Blocks for Chemical Sensors, Energy Conversion & Storage

By colliding ultra-small gold particles with a surface and analyzing the resulting fragments, a trio of scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory discovered how and why the particles break. 763 more words

Renewable Energy

From DOE Pulse: "Satisfying metals' thirst vital for high-capacity batteries"

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July 7, 2014
Kristin Manke, 509.372.6011,

Imagine a cell phone battery that worked for days between charges. At… 454 more words

Applied Research & Technology

Pentagon preparing for mass civil breakdown

Social science is being militarised to develop ‘operational tools’ to target peaceful activists and protest movements

A US Department of Defense (DoD) research programme is funding universities to model the dynamics, risks and tipping points for large-scale civil unrest across the world, under the supervision of various… 1,690 more words