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Is trash a form of renewable energy?

Trash can be fuel too. Katie Gorbacheva for Popular ScienceCan the power grid run on garbage, safely and effectively? The post Is trash a form of renewable energy? appeared first on Popular Science.

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Classic Mexican art stood the test of time with the help of this secret ingredient

This 18th-century batea is one of the subjects of a new study led by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Metropolitan Museum of ArtA mysterious plant-based oil could help art conservators restore the shine to centuries-old masterpieces. The post Classic Mexi

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An East Antarctic ice shelf has collapsed

C-38, or almost all that was left of the Conger Ice Shelf, has collapsed as of mid-March. National Ice CenterYet another troubling sign of climate change in the poles. The post An East Antarctic ice shelf has collapsed appeared first on Popular Science

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Meet the ancient owl that embraced daylight

Miosurnia diurna, an extinct owl found in a Chinese fossil formation, probably looked similar to some of the diurnal owls today. Zheng QiuyangMillions of years ago, one owl species moved off the night shift, shaping a lifestyle for some modern birds of p

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