Mission of Mercy, Jerseyville Green Development, and More, December 2011

Learn what it takes for a building to get LEED certified, an internationally recognized green building certification system. Also producer John Baker introduces us to a feedlot that takes what would normally be unwanted waste and turns it into gold. Plus watch what impact wind turbines and solar power have on electric meters on the side of houses. Have you ever seen one moving backwards? Finally producer Julie Winkle shows us a successful recycling program in a local hospital that is trying to make a difference.

This series explores the latest science and technology news in the St. Louis area.

Mission of Mercy, Jerseyville Green Development, and More, December 2011

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Cornfield Robot: Mizzou Researchers Use Robotics in the Study of Corn and Drought Tolerance

Mizzou engineers develop a robotic system to help develop drought tolerant corn. It's changing the way scientists study climate variability and crops.

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The Global Inventory Project: Transforming Agriculture with Perennial Crops

The Missouri Botanical Garden is identifying plant species to develop into perennial crops for sustainable agriculture.

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New Device Treats Uterine Fibroids Without Any Incisions

An incision-free device designed to reduce heavy menstrual bleeding caused by uterine fibroids is introduced at Mercy Hospital St. Louis.

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New Way to Clean Cancer-Causing Chromium From Drinking Water

A Washington University engineer has found a new way to clean chromium from tap water using electricity.

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Aortic dissection is often undetected and undiagnosed, resulting in death. Mercy Vascular Surgeon Dr. Vito Mantese explains a new lifesaving treatment.

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