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Bioengineers Invent Light-Controlled Gel

Bioengineers Invent Light-Controlled Gel

Modeled after the way plants cells expand and shrink in the sun, bioengineers at UC Berkeley have created a new gel... Watch »

Jun 5, 2013
Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

Teen Invents Quick-Charging Device

A California high school student, Eesha Khare, has created a new type of "supercapacitor." The San Jose... Watch »

Jun 4, 2013
Kevin Fowler Promotes Texas Water Conservation

Kevin Fowler Promotes Texas Water Conservation

Texas Parks and Wildlife is launching a campaign to promote water conservation this summer. Read »

Jun 4, 2013
Used Car Market Changing

Used Car Market Changing

Sales of used cars are down, but that's not the case for "certified pre-owned" vehicles. Watch »

May 20, 2013
Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Tobacco as the Next Biofuel

Biofuel researchers at UC Berkeley may keep the world-wide tobacco industry from going up in smoke. Watch »

May 17, 2013
Arlington to Roll Out New Recycling Carts

Arlington to Roll Out New Recycling Carts

Beginning Monday, Arlington will roll out 65-gallon recycling carts, replacing the 22-gallon bins residents... Watch »

May 14, 2013
Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Killer Windmills: Wind Energy Leaves Trail of Dead Eagles

Spinning wind turbines are killing thousands of federally protected birds, including eagles, each year. Watch »

May 14, 2013
Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Fun and Profit From Old Flip Flops

Hundreds of discarded flip flops wash up on Kenya's beaches each day. A small recycling company in Nairobi turns the... Watch »

May 9, 2013
Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

Diaper Free Potty Training Gains Popularity

A group of mothers has decided to toss the diapers and potty train their small babies. Watch »

May 9, 2013
Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday is Memorial Day Weekend

Energy Star Sales Tax Holiday is Memorial Day Weekend

If you're in the market for a new appliance, you could save money if you buy during Memorial Day weekend. Read »

May 24, 2013
Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations... Watch »

May 8, 2013
UNT Named Among Greenest Colleges in the Nation

UNT Named Among Greenest Colleges in the Nation

The Princeton Review has placed the Denton based University on their greenest colleges list due to efforts campus... Watch »

May 1, 2013
State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

State-of-the-Art Green Workplace Provides Lunch, Games and Slides

AWeber Communications headquarters in Chalfont, Bucks County, Pa. isn't your average workplace as it features video... Watch »

Apr 30, 2013
New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New Battery Packs Store Green Energy

New battery packs could help return power to the electrical grid. KGW's Keely Chalmers reports. Watch »

Apr 24, 2013
Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

Junkyard Trash Turns to Art

With his castoff treasures rattling in the cart, Ben Cowden wheeled back toward his art studio in San Francisco's... Watch »

Apr 23, 2013
Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

Cemetery for Green-Friendly Burials

A cemetery in Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia, has become environmentally friendly for burials. Watch »

Apr 22, 2013
Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding his... Watch »

Apr 22, 2013
Plastic Bag Ban Push Starts In Dallas

Plastic Bag Ban Push Starts In Dallas

A North Texas woman is starting a petition to ban plastic bags in Dallas. Meanwhile others want to ban the bans. Watch »

Apr 22, 2013
Texas Provides Clues of Climate Change Impacts

Texas Provides Clues of Climate Change Impacts

What happens when the impacts of climate change are felt? Just look at Texas. Read »

Apr 6, 2013
Cowtown Clean-Up Ready to Set Record

Cowtown Clean-Up Ready to Set Record

Earth Day is two weeks away, but thousands have volunteered to clean up Fort Worth this weekend. Watch »

Apr 5, 2013
 

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