Artificial Leaf Moves Two Steps Closer to Reality

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Artificial Leaf Moves Two Steps Closer to Reality – Wired.com.

Two independent research teams report today in Science that they’ve taken key strides toward harnessing the energy in sunlight to synthesize chemical fuels. If the new work can be improved, scientists could utilize Earth’s most abundant source of renewable energy to power everything from industrial plants to cars and trucks without generating additional greenhouse gases.

I for one welcome our new artificial trees overlords!

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