News - 3 Jun 2008
"The interests of ordinary people, their wishes and needs must always be a prime consideration in our research work," says Fraunhofer President Professor Hans-Jörg Bullinger, explaining...
Article - 22 Jun 2022
Fuel consumption in the marine sector is directly connected to emissions in the atmosphere and the worldwide shipping fleet is considered to contribute considerably to greenhouse gas emissions. Due to...
Article - 27 Feb 2019
Water-steam circuits used in both fossil and nuclear power plants are prone to corrosion, as metal components of these circuits are in contact with water.
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Drones, or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are becoming increasingly popular in not only the leisure market but for monitoring the environment. Besides being a fun toy to pilot (especially with...
Article - 28 Jun 2017
While there is an overwhelming amount of evidence that supports the global impact that nonbiological particles have following their release into the atmosphere,there has been a minimal amount of...
Article - 19 May 2016
Satellites, space stations, probes, manned vehicles, and other spacecraft all need power to operate, and because it’s never cloudy in our Solar System many space agencies have turned to solar power.
News - 17 Jan 2008
As the city of New Orleans struggles to rebuild from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, researchers are learning more about weather and climate and their impacts on society. Scientists from the...
News - 23 Feb 2023
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced awards totaling more than $68 million that will go to 53 small businesses that are solving scientific problems. Projects include developing tools...
News - 2 Jun 2022
Despite its below-freezing temperatures, the Arctic is warming twice as fast as the rest of the planet. As Arctic sea ice melts, fewer bright surfaces are available to reflect sunlight back into...
News - 30 Nov 2015
Paris will host the 21st Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) from 30 November to 11 December 2015. On this occasion, research into...