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  • The Terabyte Zone

    A review of an external drive that can hold one trillion bytes of data – and how it might change the way we deal with our personal information.

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  • Homo Conexus

    A veteran technology commentator attempts to live entirely on Web 2.0 for two weeks.

    11 comments

  • The Oil Frontier

    Don’t expect the scarcity of fossil fuels to drive us toward alternative energy sources anytime soon: we’re getting smarter about finding and extracting oil.

    25 comments

  • The Best Nuclear Option

    The U.S. Energy Department’s fuel-recycling initiative could be a distraction from a more achievable goal: reviving today’s nuclear industry and averting some carbon emissions in the short term.

    30 comments

  • Seeing Your Pain

    Learning to consciously alter brain activity through MRI feedback could help control pain and other disorders.

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  • The Messenger

    The best scientists, scrutinizing atmosphere, ice, earth, and sea, say global warming is approaching a tipping point. But we still have time to keep it from reaching catastrophic levels.

    62 comments

  • It's Not Too Early

    We know where we must go eventually: toward a sustainable energy infrastructure. Why not head there now?

    34 comments

  • The Dirty Secret

    Better technologies exist for extracting coal, a major source of carbon dioxide emissions. The challenge is getting people to adopt them.

    25 comments

  • Redesigning Life to Make Ethanol

    Genetically engineered organisms can more efficiently produce ethanol from cheap and abundant sources of biomass, such as agricultural waste. It could make ethanol cost competitive.

    22 comments

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