China’s coal output hits highest in over 3 years as mines start up

From Reuters BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s December coal output climbed 2.1 percent from the year before, government data showed, hitting the highest level in over three years as major miners ramped up production amid robust winter demand and after the country started up new mines. Cranes unload coal from a cargo ship at a port…

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Meteoroid Hits the Moon During Recent Lunar Eclipse

This is a treat. On Jan. 21st, a meteoroid slammed into the Moon. We know this because many amateur astronomers witnessed the explosion and recorded video and photos. The fireball was visible against the shadowy backdrop of a total lunar eclipse. Video of the event follows. We know this because many amateur astronomers witnessed or…

Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy

Public Release: 19-Jan-2019 Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST) IMAGE: This is a schematic illustration of Hybrid Na-CO2 System and its reaction mechanism. view more Credit: UNIST A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has developed a system that produces electricity and hydrogen (H2) while eliminating carbon dioxide…