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China claims breakthrough in mining 'flammable ice'

Posted in Science on 20th May, 2017
by Alex Muller

China has for the first time extracted gas from an ice-like substance under the South China Sea considered key to future global energy supply.

New Alaskan oil discovery boost Alaska oil reserves by nearly double and should begin production by 2022

Posted in Business on 9th Oct, 2016
by Alex Muller

Smith Bay ranks as one of the worlds largest recent oil discoveries.

Catalyst is 3x better than previous record at splitting water

Posted in Featured, Science on 26th Mar, 2016
by Alex Muller

A catalyst that's three times better than the previous record-holder at splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen, the vital first step in making fuels from renewables.

Test Facility Begins Capturing Carbon from Air

Posted in Featured, Hardware on 12th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Pilot plant will try to demonstrate carbon capture on an industrial scale.

Might a resource 'Gold Rush' on the Moon Trigger the Next Epic Space Race?

Posted in Business on 12th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Shackleton Energy Company says it aims to mine lunar water. Why? To stock low-Earth orbit gas stations with Moon-made rocket fuel.