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Sydney (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

Norwegian energy firm Equinor said Tuesday it has abandoned an oil exploration project in the pristine Great Australian..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Moscow (AFP) Feb 18, 2020

Gripping a scalpel, Vladislav Zaitsev makes an incision in the fold of skin between his client's thumb and index finger and..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Montreal (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

Air Canada announced Tuesday it is extending its suspension of flights between Canada and the Chinese cities of Beijing..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Washington (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

President Donald Trump's chief economic advisor said Tuesday he sees no downturn looming for the US economy, even as the..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Beijing (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

At a Beijing "disinfection station", a driver for a ride-hailing company is installing a plastic shield between the front..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Berlin (AFP) Feb 21, 2020

US electric car giant Tesla resumed clearing forest for its first European "Gigafactory" near Berlin Friday after beating..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
London (AFP) Feb 23, 2020

Having backed Britain's proposed high-speed railway HS2, Boris Johnson is under pressure to keep his pledge to scrap plans..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
San Francisco (AFP) Feb 26, 2020

As the new coronavirus spreads globally, the online battle to keep misinformation about the disease is also stepping..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Urbana IL (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Perennial grasses can be converted into everything from ethanol to bioplastics, but it's unclear which bioproducts hold..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Helsinki, Finland (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

VTT launched the Finnish development of a Small Modular Reactor (SMR) intended for district heat production. The..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Frankfurt Am Main (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

Climate activists occupied a highly controversial new coal power plant in Germany on Tuesday, police said,..
3 hours ago • Energy Daily
Beijing (AFP) Feb 24, 2020

China's top legislative committee on Monday began deliberating a proposal to ban all trade and consumption of wild animals,..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Skoura, Morocco (AFP) Feb 21, 2020

Dead palm trees lie on dry, yellowish earth near an abandoned adobe house in Morocco's arid southeast, as drought..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Longyearbyen (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

A "doomsday vault" nestled deep in the Arctic received 60,000 new seed samples on Tuesday, including Prince Charles'..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Cologne, Germany (SPX) Feb 19, 2020

Following on from the first electrically powered small aircraft, the next big step for electric flight will be in..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Houston TX (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

A team of Rice University engineers has introduced the first neural implant that can be both programmed and charged..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Toulouse, France (SPX) Feb 25, 2020

The first two Airbus-built Pleiades Neo imaging satellites have started comprehensive environmental testing, to..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Reston VA (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Policymakers and the U.S. manufacturing sector now have a powerful tool to help them identify which mineral commodities..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Toronto, Canada (The Conversation) Feb 26, 2020

One of the earliest climate model predictions of how human-made climate change would affect our planet..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Beijing (AFP) Feb 26, 2020

China on Wednesday reported 52 new coronavirus deaths, the lowest figure in more than three weeks, bringing the death toll..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily

Washington DC (UPI) Feb 25, 2020

The U.S. military is considering scaling back international exercises and extending closure of overseas facilities as..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Baghdad (AFP) Feb 25, 2020

Iraq on Tuesday confirmed four new cases of the novel coronavirus in an Iraqi family returning from neighbouring Iran,..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Beijing (AFP) Feb 26, 2020

The new coronavirus epidemic swelled on Wednesday with cases in South Korea surging past 1,000 after deaths soared in Iran..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily

Tokyo, Japan (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Researchers at the Institute of Industrial Science, a part of The University of Tokyo, have developed a new procedure..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Durham NC (SPX) Feb 25, 2020

When our sun belches out a hot stream of charged particles in Earth's general direction, it doesn't just mess up..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Amherst MA (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Scientists at the University of Massachusetts Amherst have developed a device that uses a natural protein to create..
3 hours ago • Terra Daily
Warsaw, Poland (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Researchers at the Faculty of Physics at the University of Warsaw, with colleagues from Poland and China used liquid..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Chicago IL (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

Three scientists from the University of Chicago have run the numbers, and they believe there may be a way to make a..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Victoria, Canada (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

A journey to Mars is not going to be easy and there are a number of problems that need to be solved before we go...
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Braunschweig, Germany (SPX) Feb 24, 2020

On 19 and 20 February 2020, the new project 'Greener Air Traffic Operations' (GreAT) held its launch event at..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
London, UK (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

Europlanet has launched a 10 million Euro project, the Europlanet 2024 Research Infrastructure (RI), to provide open..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington DC (UPI) Feb 24, 2020

The Defense Department announced adoption of ethical principles for use of artificial intelligence on Monday. The..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Los Angeles CA (SPX) Feb 25, 2020

Northrop Grumman has been selected by the U.S. Space Force's Space and Missile Systems Center to develop a Protected..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Greenbelt MD (SPX) Feb 25, 2020

NASA is partnering with the New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, New Zealand Space Agency, Air..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Elkton MD (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

Northrop Grumman Corporation, along with NASA and Lockheed Martin, successfully completed its third and final..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Guelph, Canada (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

The world is facing a major food crisis where both obesity and hunger are rising in the context of rapidly changing..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Sydney, Australia (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

The NSW Government has announced its partnership with the SmartSat CRC (Cooperative Research Centre) to establish..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington DC (Sputnik) Feb 26, 2020

In development for nearly a decade, the Starliner programme was Boeing's answer to the decommissioning of the..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
San Antonio TX (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

An ultraviolet spectrograph (UVS) designed and built by Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) is the first scientific..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Moffett Field CA (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

NASA is asking its 14 Commercial Lunar Payload Services companies to bid on flying VIPER to the Moon by 2023...
3 hours ago • Space Daily
Washington DC (SPX) Feb 26, 2020

They might be small, but they're also mighty. Very small and innovative spacecraft called CubeSats are poised to play..
3 hours ago • Space Daily
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