Tag: Artificial Leaf

Sunlight-Bottling Bionic Leaf Can Create Fertilizer And Boost Food Supply

Harvard researchers may have found a way to end world hunger through their bionic leaf, which produces cheap fertilizer potent enough to make crops grow 1.5 times bigger. Read on to see how the invention works!

Material Science April 5, 2017

Solar-Powered Artificial Leaf Can Produce Drugs For Sick Astronauts In Mars

Access to life-saving drugs is crucial for astronauts who will be sent for manned mission to Mars. An artificial leaf powered by sunlight may serve as a mini-factory of medicines on the red planet.

Space December 22, 2016

Artificial Leaf Can Act As Mini-Factory Of Drugs Anywhere There Is Sunlight

An artificial leaf powered by sunlight copies nature's ability to produce food through photosynthesis. The device can be used to produce drug compounds in remote places such as planet Mars.

Energy December 21, 2016

Artificial Leaf Converts Solar Energy To Fuel That May One Day Power Your Car

The Bionic Leaf 2.0 can power your vehicles and help address the world’s fuel consumption problems someday. This new 'artificial leaf' uses solar energy to divide hydrogen-eating bacteria and water molecules to produce liquid fuels.

Energy June 4, 2016

Researchers Create Efficient And Stable Artificial Photosynthesis

Researchers have developed the technology for efficient and stable artificial photosynthesis, paving the way for a device that could one day be made commercially available.

Gadgets August 28, 2015

This Artificial Leaf Could Be Humanity's Lifeline When Fossil Fuels Are Out

An artificial leaf developed by researchers from Monash University could be the answer to the world's problem on energy security and climate change. The system is inspired by the process of photosynthesis in plants to separate water into hydrogen and oxygen.

Earth/Environment August 18, 2015

Man-Made Leaf To Produce Fuel From Artificial Photosynthesis

A new film could make artificial leaves a reality, assisting in the production of hydrogen fuel cells.

March 12, 2015

From Solar Energy To Liquid Fuel: Scientists Use Bacteria The Way Plants Do

A bionic leaf uses a bacteria to produce environmentally-friendly fuels, and many other materials. What could this discovery mean for the future?

Energy February 10, 2015

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