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Egg whites could help power a clean-energy future

Researchers have cracked into a carbon-free fuel source in this protein-packed food.

Eggs could power a clean energy future.

Eggs could power a clean energy future.

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Egg whites — they’re not just (a cholesterol-free) anymore. A Japanese researcher has found a way to use molecules from a protein-based chemical found in egg whites to generate more efficiently, putting scientists a step closer to producing hydrogen from water without using fossils fuels and raising the possibility that hydrogen could become a clean, carbon-free

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