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CVS moves into dental care with teeth-straightening service

11 hours ago   |   National Post

CVS Health is venturing into dental care with plans to offer a relatively new teeth-straightening service.
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Caffeine gives solar cells an energy boost

11 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Scientists have discovered that caffeine can help make a promising alternative to traditional solar cells more efficient at converting light to electricity. Their research may...
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Energy company worker hurt in North Carolina explosion dies

12 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

An energy company employee who was critically injured in a natural gas explosion in North Carolina has died. UNC Medical Center spokesman Tom Hughes confirmed Thursday that...
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How a Key Energy Technology Can Help Developing Countries

13 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The World Bank has a new program for financing the advanced battery storage systems essential for making wind and solar power work
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Battery research: New breakthroughs in research on super-batteries

13 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers have discovered a means of suppressing singlet oxygen formation in lithium-oxygen batteries in order to extend their useful lives.
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Public housing is excluded from the city's clean-energy plan

13 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

The mayor's plans for using clean energy at city buildings doesn't include public housing or hospitals. The de Blasio administration plans to supply buildings with Canadian...
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Using DNA templates to harness the sun's energy

14 hours ago   |   Science Daily

As the world struggles to meet the increasing demand for energy, coupled with the rising levels of CO2 in the atmosphere from deforestation and the use of fossil fuels...
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Term Sheet April 25, Uber and Income Inequality, IPO Taxes, Deutsche Bank's Merger Death

14 hours ago   |   Fortune

MERGER DEATH Hello Term Sheet readers-Lucinda here until Polina's return Monday. In the meantime, send deals, thoughts, random musings on life and a timeline for the end of...
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Caffeine Peps Up Solar Energy

14 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The human energizer can also improve the efficiency and stability of perovskite solar cells
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Make Sustainability Part of Your Business Model

14 hours ago   |   Business

Climate change has launched into the news in light of recent protests in London and across the world by activists demanding stronger action from governments regarding...
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NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

NFL Draft 2019: Cardinals select Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick

The move makes the former Oklahoma quarterback the only player ever to be a first-round selection in both the NFL and MLB drafts. Read more ...

NFL draft: Murray taken 1st, followed by Bosa and Williams

NFL draft: Murray taken 1st, followed by Bosa and Williams

The Arizona Cardinals led the NFL draft by selecting the Heisman Trophy winner. Read more ...

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

Coyle scores 2, leads Bruins to 3-2 OT win over Columbus

BOSTON - Charlie Coyle tied it in the final five minutes of regulation and scored again with 5:15 gone in overtime on Thursday night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: As Giants pass on Dwayne Haskins, Redskins turn up pressure...

NFL Draft 2019: As Giants pass on Dwayne Haskins, Redskins turn up pressure on Daniel Jones

The Giants made Daniel Jones the second quarterback selected in the 2019 NFL Draft, but the Redskins applied the pressure by taking Dwayne Haskins nine picks later. Read more ...

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

Jets' 2019 NFL Draft tracker: Round-by-round picks and analysis

The New York Jets got their franchise quarterback last year, so the 2019 NFL draft will have a different focus. With their new jerseys, new coach and free-agent prizes, GM Mike... Read more ...

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

Giants shock NFL draft by going Daniel Jones with No. 6 pick

The Giants got their quarterback, just not the one everyone expected - at least with the sixth pick. GM Dave Gettleman passed on a number of pass-rushers and Ohio State star... Read more ...

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

NFL Draft 2019: Nick Bosa 'excited to go kick butt' with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers coveted Nick Bosa and he is relishing getting on the field for his new team. Read more ...

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

The Latest: Jets grab Alabama's Quinnen Williams at No. 3

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Latest on the NFL draft : Read more ...

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek dies at age 79

Celtics legend John Havlicek has died the age of 79, the team announced Thursday night. The eight-time NBA champion and an NBA finals MVP lost his long battle with Parkinson's... Read more ...

Lions go with tight end T.J. Hockenson at No. 8

Lions go with tight end T.J. Hockenson at No. 8

Hockenson is an all-around tight end with blocking skills, speed and savvy. Read more ...