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Breakthrough fuel cell could be the secret sauce for powering electric airplanes

Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis announced in a study published in Nature Energy on February 25 that they have achieved a rather remarkable breakthrough in fuel cell technology — a device with double the voltage of commercial fuel cells available today. The explanation is rather jargon heavy, so bear with us as we parse the […]

March 7th

Privatizing the Air Traffic Control system is a really bad idea (but Trump needs to change the subject)

There’s only one reason we’re talking about Trump’s stupid scheme privatizing the Air Traffic Control system, putting a critical piece of US safety and security infrastructure in private hands. A scheme that’s so bad it was rejected out of hand by the GOP House and Senate just last year. By Jeremy Bloom But President Trump needed […]

June 5th