NASA scientists have discovered glycine, a fundamental building block of life, in samples of comet Wild 2 returned by NASA's Stardust spacecraft.
Biofuels Digest - In Maryland, the Naval Air Systems Command is preparing to test biofuels in an F/A-18 Super Hornet by next summer, according to Aero News.
MARIA CHENG Associated Press Writer - LONDON (AP) - Since swine flu first emerged in April, it has sparked panic, vaccine production and now, a video game.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Cargill Inc. has gotten the green light from the state Public Utilities Commission for a plan to supply Idaho Power Co. with 2.13 megawatts of electricity from the Minneapolis-based agricultural conglomerate's poop-to-power plant near Jerome.
SAN FRANCISCO - Scientists, physicians, consumers and environmental health advocates today responded to an FDA staff presentation on progress of their review of bisphenol A (BPA), a synthetic sex hormone linked to cancer, diabetes, heart problems and other illness.
Process technology made by UOP LLC, a Honeywell company, was used to convert second-generation renewable feedstocks to green jet fuel that powered biofuel demonstration flights by Japan Airlines (JAL), Air New Zealand and Continental Airlines.
CRANBURY, N.J., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ - BlackLight Power Inc. (BLP) recently announced that
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Paint and coatings maker Valspar Corp. said Monday its fiscal third-quarter profit rose 38 percent, even as sales fell because it was able to cut costs. The earnings beat analyst estimates, and the company boosted its guidance for fiscal 2009.
Biofuels Digest - The old days of the whaling oil industry were somewhat more hazardous than the LiveFuels vision of open-sea harvesting of microalgae-eating fish, but there are some similarities.
Examination of the products the Crave Brothers produce, along with the overall course their operations have consistently followed, offers perspective on how new technologies have allowed for advancing their core values.
BRUSSELS - Honeywell today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the RMG GROUP (RMG Regel + Messtechnik GmbH and all of its subsidiaries, together RMG) for approximately $400 million USD.
BEIJING (AP)Â - Police clashed with residents of two neighboring villages in northern China where nearly all the children were poisoned by lead apparently from a nearby smelter, reports said Monday, the latest sign of growing anger over China's rampant industrial pollution.
Nataliya Vasilyeva The Associated Press - August 17, 2009 MOSCOW - An accident during repair work at Russia's largest hydroelectric plant on Monday killed at least 10 workers, while as many as 65 others were missing after an engine room was suddenly flooded, officials said.
By Richard Curless, Chief Technology Officer, MAG Industrial Automation Systems Not since