News - 31 Jan 2008
Today, Green Star Products, Inc., announced that it has acquired a license to utilize a breakthrough processing technology to convert algae biomass to feedstock oil and cellulose sugars for the...
News - 31 Jan 2008
The DC-based research and consulting firm Social Technologies recently released a series of 12 briefs that shed light on the top areas for technology innovation through 2025. “Biofuels,”...
News - 16 Jan 2008
If we wanted to create the ideal environmentally friendly energy source, it would be a fuel that is easy and economical to produce, and one that does not pollute the air when burned. That is exactly...
News - 12 Jan 2008
By 2100, warmer oceans with more carbon dioxide may no longer sustain one of the world's most productive fisheries, says USC marine ecologist.
The last fish you ate probably came from the...
News - 10 Dec 2007
Mercury is a potent neurotoxin and a worrisome environmental contaminant, but the severity of its threat appears to depend on what else is in the water.
Researchers at the University of...
News - 18 May 2020
Worldwide, grasslands that feed a majority of the grazing animals have been changing into shrublands in a so-called “woody plant encroachment.”
The flume at the outlet of the watershed...
News - 14 May 2020
A group of UNSW cross-discipline experts discuss the benefits of plants, gardening and green spaces during COVID-19.
Taking the time to care for plants, potter in the garden or visit your local park...
News - 4 Feb 2020
Aquatic life is under significant threat due to oil. Now, inspired by nature, scientists at the University of Bonn, the RWTH Aachen University, and the Heimbach-GmbH have created a new, eco-friendly...
News - 6 Nov 2019
An international group of researchers, which also included Dr Thomas Newsome at the University of Sydney and global collaborators, has warned that without deep and permanent shifts in human...
News - 31 Oct 2019
Brazil has the largest stretch of tropical ecosystems within protected areas. However, according to a study backed by FAPESP and published in the journal Conservation Biology, a substantial proportion...