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Biodiesels: Impacts on the Environment and on Society
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 19,400. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Decoded Science. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Chemistry / Environmental Environmental Science
Biodiesels are renewable; a sustainable alternative to fossil fuels. But some studies have found biodiesels aren't as sustainable as originally thought, and can even be worse for the environment than conventional diesel. Join Clara Piccirillo, PhD as she explores the current research on biodiesels to show us everything that the scientists currently know about their impact on the world we live in.
The Materials Genome Initiative: Developing Advanced and Next-Generation Materials, Computational Tools, Experimental Tools, Digital Data, Substitutes for Critical Minerals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Materials Science
In much the same way that silicon in the 1970s led to the modern information technology industry, the development of advanced materials will fuel many of the emerging industries that will address challenges in energy, national security, healthcare, and other areas.
DIY 3D Printer Filament Extrusion Made Easy-Build your own filament extruder cheap!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Materials Science
Tired of paying up to $40 per spool of filament? You can make your own for a fraction of the cost! Learn how easy it is to build your very own filament extruder out of basic parts mostly available at the hardware store.