Algae was sold as a miracle cure to our fossil fuel addition—oil! produced by nature! But so far it has failed to materialize in large amounts. But new techniques and business models are on the verge of revitalizing the industry. The trick—make money on algae products that aren't petroleum.
Space weather affects your life more than you may think, and now some new science experiments, leveraging Iridium's array of satellite phone spacecraft, may let scientists measure it in real time to better understand the phenomenon.
Perhaps planning to recapture some of the excitement of the first Motorola RAZR, RIM [NASDAQ: RIMM] will soon be releasing its first Blackberry flip phone, and a mighty sleek-n-thin one at that. The Kickstart, aka Blackberry 9100, will be available on T-Mobile, but rumor has it there's another version of the phone planned.