14-Year-Old’s Biofuel Breakthrough Boosts Algae Production 500%

Algae could provide an endless source of biofuel, however current production methods tend to be costly and time-intensive – first you have to grow the algae, and then you extract oily lipids and convert them into fuel. Enter Gregory Martin, a brilliant 14-year-old who has found a way to boost the amount of lipids in... Continue Reading →

These College Students Are Making A Nail Polish That Changes Color When Exposed To Date Rape Drugs

Students in the Materials Science & Engineering department at North Carolina State University have come together to invent a nail polish that will change color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs, including Rohypnol, Xanax, and GHB.The nail polish, called “undercover colors,” is marketing itself as “The First Fashion Company Empowering Women To Prevent... Continue Reading →

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