from the apollo-powered-popeye-approved dept.
TheSync writes "FuturePundit has a story about work at MIT to develop a photovoltaic cell from spinach chloroplast proteins to generate electricity. These cells convert 12% of the light energy into electricity, and researchers hope to reach 20% efficiency, better than commercial silicon solar cells."
A committee takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts and dies, scattering the
seed from which other committees will bloom.