Wooden Batteries?
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Wooden Batteries?

A new study from the University of Maryland reports that trees can offer a truly green battery. Researchers are using thin slices of wood, a thousand times thinner than a piece of paper actually, to create rechargable batteries. Once coated with sodium, these environmentally friendly batteries may prove to be the ultimate rechargable solution. Liangbing … Continue reading

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First Fiddleheads for Dinner

Last night was a first, sautéed fern fiddleheads for dinner. I’ve often read that people around the world dine on young spring fern fronds, but I’d never had the opportunity to try them myself. Fortunately, our local grocery store specializes in produce and last night we procured these tender greens. Following recipe wisdom online, we … Continue reading