Scientists at the University of Cambridge have discovered that fuel cells can be powered by living algae, which is five times more efficient than current models.

Chinese researchers have found a major quantitative trait locus (QTL) that can be used to cultivate high-manganese, low-cadmium rice, the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS) said in a s

PARIS: The heads of several of the world's space agencies have proposed the creation of a climate observatory to pool acquired data and share it with scientists around the globe, according to a dec

MIAMI: An increasingly warm Arctic, where temperatures rise twice as fast as the rest of the planet and ice melts at an alarming pace is the "new normal," warned a global scientific report on Tuesd

To help untangle fact from speculation, Cornell climate scientists and their colleagues have developed a “robust null hypothesis” to assess the odds of a megadrought – one that lasts more than 30 y

Just in time for the holidays, researchers at the University of California, Irvine and other institutions are rolling out a new satellite-based drought severity index for climate watchers worldwide

Shrinking glacier cover could lead to increased volcanic activity in Iceland, scientists have warned.

The study involved researchers from Tenwek hospital, US National Cancer Institute, University of Missouri and Mayo Clinic.

CHANCES are high that pelagic fisheries will diminish along the Atlantic coast of Africa, a scientist has concluded.

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Scientists at the Nairobi-based International Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) announced Thursday they have discovered a technology that will manage ravaging pest that has

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