Using agriculture and fisheries waste to improve soil quality and reduce emissions

In the United Kingdom, the University of Portsmouth is playing a major role in a European project using agricultural and fisheries waste to develop...

Earth system models project global ocean fishery declines by 2300

In New York, researchers at the University of California, Irvine, and Cornell University extended the state-of-the-art Earth system models for physical and biogeochemical oceanic...

The rural poor in mid-Victorian Britain had better health and lived longer

In the United Kingdom, a new study examined the impact of regional diets on the health of the poor during mid-19th century Britain and...

New proton battery promises more energy in an environmentally-friendly package

In Australia, for the first time, researchers from RMIT University in Melbourne demonstrated a working rechargeable proton battery that could re-wire how we power...

Robot helpers address farm workforce shortages

In the United Kingdom, produce growers concerned about workforce shortages in the wake of Brexit could soon have an alternative solution – robots. The...

Estimating ancient air moisture using fossilized plant leaf wax

In the United Kingdom, new research coming out of the University of Birmingham outlined a new methodology for estimating ancient atmospheric water content based...

Cherry tomatoes maintain quality when grown with half the water

In Spain, researchers at the University of Seville published a study showing that when reducing the water used to water cherry tomato crops by...

New electronic skin self-heals and is recyclable

In Colorado, CU Boulder researchers have developed a new type of malleable, self-healing and fully recyclable electronic skin that has applications ranging from robotics...

LiDAR uncovers previously unknown Maya expanse

In New York, archaeologists from the U.S., Europe, and Guatemala collaborated in a LiDAR survey of the jungles of northern Guatemala to map the...

Researchers develop robots to harvest cucumbers

In Germany, the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology IPK is developing and testing a dual-arm robot for the automated harvesting of...

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