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Growing Expectations

New technology could turn fuel into a bumper crop

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1:02pm, September 27, 2005

Word on the street is that the days of petroleum are numbered. Industry giants run full-page newspaper ads with slogans such as "Think outside of the barrel." Even though it could take decades or more before the oil pipeline dries up, researchers in industry, government, and academe are preparing for the inevitable.

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