News - 18 Jun 2019
The latest study of climate changes and their impact on earlier societies provides a sobering signal of social disturbances that might occur in the future.
The prehistoric groups explored...
News - 15 Apr 2019
The molecular structure of a key enzyme called MHETase has now been solved by researchers from Helmholtz-Zentrum-Berlin (HZB) and the University of Greifswald and Helmholtz-Zentrum-Berlin (HZB) at...
News - 14 Dec 2018
According to a new international study that involved Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, organically farmed food has a bigger impact on climate when compared to traditionally farmed food...
News - 22 Oct 2018
Climate change, a surging population, and increasing demand for food, housing and natural resources present Africa and the world with extraordinary challenges.
On Sept. 24, numerous experts from...
News - 3 Nov 2017
Of the roughly two dozen medical CT scanners spread across Stanford’s main campus and medical centers, two can be found in basement labs of the Green Earth Sciences Buildings.
News - 30 Jun 2017
The chances of society shaking its dependence on gasoline and oil are reliant on numerous profound societal, environmental and geopolitical factors.
However, as the price of oil at present is...
News - 15 Nov 2016
Electric vehicles running on batteries would be a better investment than hydrogen fuel cells in a number of communities.
This finding is based on a study published in the November issue of the...
News - 20 Oct 2016
MIT, Boston Medical Center, and Post Office Square Redevelopment Corporation have formed an alliance to buy electricity from a large new solar power installation, adding carbon-free energy to the grid...
News - 18 Oct 2016
Teams in global competition want to convert CO2 waste into products ranging from building materials to toothpaste.
XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to...
News - 22 Jul 2016
Nonrenewable fossil fuels give liquid fuels a bad name.
But not all liquid fuels are fossil fuels, and fuels don’t have to be dirty.
Fuels are considered dirty when they put new carbon...