In my forthcoming column, I analyze the presidential field of candidates and look at how the frontrunners change every other week. Well, I wrote the column a week ago and didn’t even mention Senator John McCain. And now he’s a front runner. I should have said the races change weekly!
McCain gives little mention of science and technology and is the only candidate who does not have an energy position front and center on his web site. My column looked at those types of technical issues, analyzing the positions of the front runners. So for all of you who write in when you see the column and lambast me for not mentioning McCain, I am now!!
Engineers at Fuel Cell Energy have found a way to take advantage of a side reaction, unique to their carbonate fuel cell that has nothing to do with energy production, as a potential, cost-effective solution to capturing carbon from fossil fuel power plants.
This is part one of an article discussing the University of Washington’s nationally ranked FSAE electric car (eCar) and combustible car (cCar). Stay tuned for part two, tomorrow, which will discuss the four unique PCBs used in both the eCar and cCars.
Researchers working with additive manufacturing have said multimaterial techniques will allow industry “to fabricate materials with combinations of density, strength, and thermal expansion that do not exist [yet].”
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