Scientists in the US have invented a water harvester that uses sunlight to pull litres of water out of the air each day even in dry, arid conditions. The solar-powered harvester was constructed at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)...
Bridget Randall-Smith looks at how sprouts can be used as batteries.
The first implant to restore the walking ability of partially paralysed primates is being welcomed as a major medical breakthrough, and raises the eventuality of new wireless treatments designed for individuals with severe spinal injuries. International researchers from the...
Climate change is money these days. Arguably, appetite for profit prevents us from finding meaningful solutions.
A historic agreement has been reached between China and America, the two most polluting countries in the world. With China emitting a jaw dropping 9860 mega tonnes of carbon dioxide in 2012 and America following with 5190 mega tonnes,...
There I was, getting myself nicely worked up to write a piece decrying the half-baked environmental claptrap that is from time to time published in the Daily Telegraph, when I was brought up short by what must be the...