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California’s high-speed train project is likely to continue to be buffeted by environmental challenges as a result of a decision by the state’s top court. In a 6-1 ruling last week written by Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye, the California Supreme Court decided that federal rail law does not usurp California’s […]

California’s bullet train is likely to face more environmental hurdles ...


Possibly the strongest hybrid silk fibers yet have been created by scientists using all renewable resources. Combining spider silk proteins with nanocellulose from wood, the process offers a low-cost and scalable way to make bioactive materials for a wide range of medical uses. Read Article:  https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/05/170517120737.htm

Silk proteins paired with renewable wood nanocellulose produces possibly the ...