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Innovation showcases some of Europe’s most brilliant new products, explained by the bright sparks behind them.

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HIV vaccine on trial

A team of French scientists has started clinical trials on humans for a potential HIV/AIDS vaccine. Chief Scientific Officer at Grenoble-based

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A robot in mind

Giancarlo Ferrigno is Professor at Politecnico di Milano. He said:“This is a robotic system for assisting a surgeon during neurosurgery

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The roaming recycler

A mobile recycling facility being tested in eastern and southern Europe is aiming to get the most from electronic waste. Bernd Kopacek, managing

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Shocking Olives

There is a electrifying new way to squeeze more from an ancient resource – olives. “We have improved the olive oil extraction process by using a

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A Sweet Solution

European scientists are sharing a sweet new solution to one of the bitter enemies of chocolate making. “We have developed technical solutions to

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Smart irrigation bears fruit

A new irrigation system – Waterbee – is set to reduce costs and save water. John O’Flaherty, the project coordinator for Waterbee, explained

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Ti my shoes

This tannery in Silla, Spain, has made its leather production greener and safer with a new technology developed as part of an EU-funded research