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At the Spencer Gulf, near Port Augusta in South Australia, Sundrop Farms is turning sunlight and seawater into fresh water and food inside greenhouses.
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A new promising approach in understanding the basic mechanisms of light harvesting could help improve the design and efficiency of devices like solar cells in the future.
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Researchers have showed that reducing the amount of sunlight reaching the planet`s surface by geoengineering may not undo climate change after all.
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Scientists have found a way to improve yields of some crops by understanding their evolutionary process that made them significantly more productive than others over the years, a study said.
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Scientists have taken an important step towards meeting at least one of the challenges in their search for clean, green sustainable energy sources.
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On Monday, workers and technicians were giving the five-million-kroner project a final touch.
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Scientists have shown that a single nanowire can concentrate the sunlight up to 15 times of the normal sun light intensity.
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Geoengineering can be applied to save the Arctic ice cap if targeted at specific regions of the planet, rather than cooling everywhere equally
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A new study led by an Indian origin scientist is trying to detail the individual steps of highly efficient reactions that convert sunlight into chemical energy within plants and bacteria.
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Scientists have determined precisely how leaves tell stems to grow when a plant is caught in a shady place.
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Doubling the amount of sunlight that a solar cell converts into electricity may be possible just by tweaking its tiny parts.
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