Recycling Rare Earth Metals: What Does China Know That We Don’t?

Sponsored by Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority What Are They & Why Do They Matter? Rare earth metals are actually not rare in and of themselves but tend to be present with other compounds in very small quantities. Rare earth metals are used for a myriad of reasons including electronics, fuel cells, fiber optics, magnets, […]

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Making An Impact With Harvard’s Clean Energy Project!

Sponsored by Murdock Capital Partners The Age Of Energy We are living in the Age of Energy. The fossil fuel based economy of the present must give way to the renewable energy based economy of the future. Getting there is the grandest challenge humanity faces. Chemistry can help meet this challenge by discovering new materials that […]

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One Year Later: Fukushima’s History, Recovery And Future!

Sponsored by Murdock Capital Partners The Largest Nuclear Disaster Since Chernobyl The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster consisted of a series of equipment failures, nuclear meltdowns, and releases of radioactive materials at the Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant, following the Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami on 11 March 2011. It is the largest nuclear disaster since the […]

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