Daniel Nocera

Apr. 08, 2011

Growing The Technology For Artificial Leaves

Daniel Nocera of MIT explains the science of 'artificial photosynthesis.'

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Chemistry And Personal Solar Power

We'll talk with an MIT chemist working on ways to improve solar energy.

solar power, alternative energy, solar cell

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Teacher Feature: Ethnobotanist Tom Carlson

\tScience Friday salutes a great science teacher. "Office hours are some of my favorite hours of the week," says Tom Carlson, a medical doctor, ethnobotanist, and instructor of 1700 students annually at the University of California, Berkeley. One of Carlson's former students, SciFri associate senior producer Christopher Intagliata, told us that Carlson's class was the reason he got into science (listen here).

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