The carbon dioxide-to-methanol process.Credit: Surya Prakash They’re making fuel from thin air at the USC Loker Hydrocarbon Research Institute. For the first time, researchers there have directly converted carbon dioxide from the air into methanol..
A proof-of-concept device built by MIT researchers demonstrates the principle of a two-stage process to make incandescent bulbs more efficient. This device already achieves efficiency comparable to some compact fluorescent and LED bulbs.Credit: Courtesy of..
In less than 10 years the country has slashed its carbon footprint and lowered electricity costs, without government subsidies. Delegates at the Paris summit can learn much from its success At the climate summit in..
Solar Impulse 2 with André Borschberg on the controls is about to land on Kalaeloa Airport after being five consecutive days airborne. Credit: © Solar Impulse | Revillard | Rezo.ch The longest and most difficult..
(Flickr/Gates Foundation) 2014 was a crucial year for global development. The spread of Ebola in west Africa is deeply troubling for the region and the world and proved why aid and strong health systems in..