New research by University of York academics reveals that living ‘green’ walls may have adverse health effects on office workers living in hot, polluted climates.
Researchers at Caltech and JPL have discovered a polymeric fuel additive that can reduce the intensity of post-impact explosions following aviation accidents.
Ames Laboratory in the US has developed a near ultra-violet and all-organic light emitting diode (OLED) that can be used as an on-chip photosensor.
New research suggests Fusion reactors could become an economically viable means of generating electricity and a replacement for conventional nuclear power.
Efforts to remove nitric oxides fom diesel exhaust accelerate following the scandal surrounding VW, which has thrust these emissions into the limelight.
US researchers have developed a method of chemically separating rare earths from the drive units of discarded electric and hybrid vehicles.
Lord Drayson, a science minister during Gordon Brown's premiership, has strongly criticised a former Labour government's policy with regard to diesel cars.
An ongoing study by Stanford engineers, in collaboration with researchers in China, shows that common mealworms can safely biodegrade various types of plastic.
Optical invisibility cloaks guide sunlight around objects that cast a shadow on the solar panel, such as the contacts used for current extraction.