Marine biodiversity is rich in sources for medicine and cosmetic science, as Spanish researchers are discovering on the Mediterranean coast.
A sedentary lifestyle can lead to cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity. That is why a European Union research project aims to promote sport
In this edition of Futuris, we look at wasps, hawks and donkeys – not animals but special robots which can help save people in danger in the Alps.
Can a small greenhouse help to guarantee the sustainability of European forests? To find out, the Futuris team travelled to northern Italy. What
Humans have long been under CCTV surveillance, but now chickens and pigs are being watched too – by big farmer technology!
Europe has a wealth of sensitive high-value facilities that could spell disaster if they failed in, say, an earthquake or flood. And what if both happened simultaneously? And vital equipment malfuncti
We understand some parts of our own oceans less than we know outer space, but as they are so critical to our survival we need to know more, fast.
Most of the matter around us is either solid, liquid, or gas. But there is something often called the fourth state – plasma – that has remarkable