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Comment Was this from April 1? (Score 1) 340

The article alternately says the energy comes from splitting hydrogen and from xylose. Which? The article says it produces no greenhouse gasses. What happens to the carbon then? The article says it produces more energy than the chemical energy of the components. Uh huh.

Comment This is a troll, right? (Score 1) 701

"Kid can't read well, we haven't taught him any science in his homeschooling, and by the way I thought school was really boring and a shocking waste of everybody's time." Buy him a chemistry set. He'll find all the elements have one or two character names that are easy to read.

Nonsense. Space is blue and birds fly through it. -- Heisenberg