April 21st, 2015 | by April Gocha
A group of architects, designers, writers, reporters, and thinkers called the Unknown Fields Division have traveled the world and are now pulling back the curtain to show the toxic story lurking behind rare earth production.
January 28th, 2015 | by Jessica McMathis
A team of Japanese researchers has discovered that the sperm of salmon could effectively replace the more costly and less environmentally friendly methods used to recover rare-earth elements from electronic and magnetic waste.
November 12th, 2014 | by April Gocha
Better catalysts for hydrogen generators, silicon shovels dig for rare earths, direct writing diamond patterns, Kevlar-based electronics, and other materials stories that may be of interest for November 12, 2014.
February 19th, 2014 | by Jessica McMathis
The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $3 million to research and development of low-to-moderate-temperature geothermal resources in the United States, as well as to support domestic supply of “critical materials."
October 21st, 2013 | by Jim Destefani
Other materials stories that may be of interest
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• Owens Corning has formed a partnership with Chinese glass fiber producer Taishan Fiberglass. Taishan is a subsidiary of China …
January 22nd, 2013 | by email@example.com
These were, at least, interesting to me: MIT researchers discover a new kind of magnetism Following up on earlier theoretical …
August 28th, 2012 | by firstname.lastname@example.org
Relative stock prices of Molycorp (blue line) and Lynas (green) compared to Dow Jones Industrial Average (red) since August increase …
April 27th, 2012 | by Eileen De Guire
Access to rare earths needs to be addressed at all points in the supply chain, experts say. Credit: The Bulletin, …
April 20th, 2012 | by email@example.com
Here’s what we are hearing: Kyocera remains San Diego’s most-awarded company for environmental programs, honored with 12th consecutive city recycling …