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Magnesium-ion batteries promise to be cheaper and more energy-dense than lithium-ion ones.
Using nickel as a catalyst rather than platinum could also mean less-expensive fuels cells.
Vast amounts of the clean-burning fossil fuel have been discovered in shale deposits, setting off a gas rush. But how it will affect our energy use is still uncertain.
A material that selectively blocks heat and light could finally make it practical to add smart windows to buildings.
New thermoelectric materials will be tested in BMW, Ford, and Chevrolet vehicles by the end of summer.
A biomimetic ceramic that is strong and tough could be used to make lightweight vehicles.
A technology intended for Mars missions may find use on solar installations in the deserts on Earth.
The advanced-biofuels industry is in danger of withering away.