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Young Scientist Advances Green Research on Biofuel and Plastic Production

The Department of Energy awards an undergraduate for developing a genetic tool to more efficiently examine how common molds can be used to create green plastics and biofuels.
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Scientists Launch the Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea

Unlocking the diversity of microbial communities may benefit biofuel production, global carbon storage, and bioremediation.

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The Death of a Massive Star Holds Key to Early Universe

Scientists found the remains of a massive star, providing them with new information to reassess the environment of the early Universe.

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