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Title: Iceland Invents Energy-From-Water Machine
Url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/2352853.stm
Creator: Black, Richard
Publisher: British Broadcasting Corporation
Description: The use of geothermal energy in Iceland is featured in this brief web article. The article discusses an Icelandic team's invention called the "Thermator" that translates the temperature difference between hot and cold water into energy using the thermo-electric effect.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Ground and surface waters -- Groundwater. Hydrogeology -- Geothermal resources
Technology -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Devices for production of electricity by direct energy conversion -- Thermoelectricity (Applied)
GEM Subject: Science -- Engineering
Science -- Technology
Science -- Physics
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Physics -- Electricity
Physics -- Thermodynamics
Geography -- Hydrology
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Date Issued: 2002-10-23
Resource Type: Overviews
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Science Materials
Format: html
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Language: English
Rights: British Broadcasting Corporation
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-09-17 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-11-16 02:22:16 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Microbial Life
Full Record Views: 63
Resource URL Clicks: 7
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