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April 21, 2014

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2:18 PM | Corn-waste biofuels might be worse than gasoline in the short term
Biofuels made using corn waste could release 7 percent more greenhouse gases in the early years compared to conventional gasoline. As a result, this type of cellulosic ethanol could be inelligible to... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com

April 10, 2014

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3:31 PM | It’s Time for Africa’s Green Revolution, Focused on Corn
A look at the steps required to spark a green revolution in Africa.

April 03, 2014

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9:00 PM | Our Overweight World: The Men Who Made Us Fat
"The Men Who Made Us Fat" explores the political, economic and social events that led to our increasingly overweight world.

April 02, 2014

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2:00 PM | QUEST TV – Inventing the Future: Bikes, Bugs and Fashionistas
Meet innovators building sun-powered velomobile, transforming flies into fishmeal, and converting husks into fashion. Also, discover a vast network of ocean observatories.

March 25, 2014

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2:00 PM | Farm Waste Fashionistas
In this video, discover how a biochemical engineer in Nebraska is transforming corn husks into fibers for clothing. Could husk fibers rival cotton as a mainstay for textiles in the future?
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