Flushing Nitrogen from Seawater-Based Toilets

by King Abdullah University of Science & Technology
Currently, toilet flushing accounts for about 30 percent of the world's total domestic water demand, with an average human flushing a whopping 50 liters per day

New Corn Performs Better in Cold

by Boyce Thompson Institute
BTI researchers develop a strain of corn that recovers much more quickly after a cold snap, which could enable farmers to harvest their crops earlier in the season and command higher prices