How to turn seawater into jet fuel

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Wed, Aug 26th, 2009 07:21 by capnasty NEWS

Navy chemists have processed seawater into unsaturated short-chain hydrocarbons that with further refining could be made into kerosene-based jet fuel. But they will have to find a clean energy source to power the reactions if the end product is to be carbon neutral.

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