How to cryopreserve fish embryos and bring them back to life
2017-08-17 13:05:45

How to cryopreserve fish embryos and bring them back to life

Scientists report for the first time the ability to both deep freeze and reanimate zebrafish embryos. The method, appearing in the journal ACS Nano, could potentially be used to bank larger aquatic and other vertebrate oocytes


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Hong Kong has a monumental waste problem
2017-08-10 10:10:28

Hong Kong has a monumental waste problem

Hong Kong it is difficult to imagine that the region is facing an environmental disaster. We are speaking on a crisp spring morning, in the leafy university campus in Hong Kong’s New Territories

Solidarity across generations is vital for sustainable development, UN special event hears
2017-08-09 10:10:52

Solidarity across generations is vital for sustainable development, UN special event hears

The wisdom, experience, energy and ideals of the old and the young are vital to realizing the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said

Trees in the Amazon make their own rain
2017-08-08 10:10:37

Trees in the Amazon make their own rain

The Amazon rainforest is home to strange weather. One peculiarity is that rains begin 2 to 3 months before seasonal winds start to bring in moist air from the ocean. Now, researchers say they

Government to announce end of the diesel and petrol car
2017-07-28 10:10:47

Government to announce end of the diesel and petrol car

Sales of new diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned from 2040, the government is to announce. The supply of new hybrid vehicles that have an electric motor and a petrol or diesel engine

Porsche’s First 350-kW Charging Station Now Ready In Germany, 2nd To Be Installed In Atlanta
2017-07-20 15:55:40

Porsche’s First 350-kW Charging Station Now Ready In Germany, 2nd To Be Installed In Atlanta

The Porsche center in Berlin-Adlershof, Germany is the first place in the world to get 350 kW DC CCS Combo fast chargers installed for the upcoming Porsche Mission E cars

Levelized cost of energy
2017-07-18 12:50:45

Levelized cost of energy

The cost of generating electricity from renewable energy, especially solar, continues to decline, according to the latest Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis (LCOE 10.0) – Lazard's annual study comparing