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New Way to Split Water into Hydrogen and Oxygen

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Using the power of the sun and ultrathin films of iron oxide (commonly known as rust), Technion-Israel Institute of Technology researchers have found a novel way to split water molecules into hydrogen and oxygen. The breakthrough, published this week in Nature Materials, could lead to less expensive, more efficient ways to store solar energy in the form of hydrogen-based fuels. This could be a major step forward in the development of viable replacements for fossil fuels.

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and energy storage. ... by Daniel Geery on Monday, Nov 12, 2012 at 11:27:13 AM
Interesting catch.... by Richard Pietrasz on Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012 at 6:53:02 PM
which has been catching solar energy for a few bil... by Daniel Geery on Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012 at 8:55:12 PM