Uncategorized Bacteria-powered solar cells

Bacteria-powered solar cells

Solar cells are the building blocks of solar panels. They do the work of converting light into electrical current. Previous efforts to build biogenic solar cells have focused on extracting the natural dye that bacteria use for photosynthesis. It’s a costly and complex process that involves toxic solvents and can cause the dye to degrade. …

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Uncategorized How to enjoy your leisure activities more

How to enjoy your leisure activities more

Malkoc recommends that if you have to schedule leisure, do it only roughly. Say you’ll do it “after work” rather than “at 6 p.m.” Allowing a little wiggle room alleviates the restriction one feels. Avoid hard stops. Don’t schedule something to do immediately after a leisure activity – even if it is another enjoyable event. …

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Uncategorized Despite perceptions, young people active in public affairs

Despite perceptions, young people active in public affairs

After taking part in a large-scale European project they have found that although some young people spurn conventional institutions, they are highly active in participating as citizens in a range of different ways through developing their own methods of campaigning on a wide range of issues, such as homelessness and refugee rights. “We were looking …

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