"The public tend to curse the medical and legal professions in ethically contested situations"
University of Warwick
"We don't get involved in the politics of the nations that we visit. We are above that. I don't want to criticize why we couldn't use a soprano that sang alone on stage. I like to see the other part - that in the orchestra women and men can sit together. It's a great step forward."
"It always runs on time, it's very fast, it's comfortable."
"The problem is that one in five workers are paid less than ten euros an hour."
Trade union representative (ver.di)
"Just enough money for a kebab"
Music teacher (Berlin)
"Each halva has five layers of ground rice, hazelnuts, sugar and a syrup made with water and lemon. You have to leave it to rest overnight."
"If the bill on Supreme Court is passed, the coffin called rule of law will be shut definitely"
Ex-head, Poland's Constitutional Tribunal
""In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal." Nizami Ganjavi"
Innovation showcases some of Europe’s most brilliant new products, explained by the bright sparks behind them.
A team of French scientists has started clinical trials on humans for a potential HIV/AIDS vaccine.
Chief Scientific Officer at Grenoble-based
Giancarlo Ferrigno is Professor at Politecnico di Milano.
He said:“This is a robotic system for assisting a surgeon during neurosurgery
A mobile recycling facility being tested in eastern and southern Europe is aiming to get the most from electronic waste.
Bernd Kopacek, managing
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
European scientists are sharing a sweet new solution to one of the bitter enemies of chocolate making. “We have developed technical solutions to
A new irrigation system – Waterbee – is set to reduce costs and save water.
John O’Flaherty, the project coordinator for Waterbee, explained
Several European engineering firms are collaborating on new technology that would allow cars to drive you, rather than the other way round.
Ryszard Parosa, Supervising Board President at ATON-HT SA explained: “We have developed a new technology for the treatment of materials that contain
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
Scientists are putting the finishing touches to a new way of harvesting electricity from light.
Paul Rebhan, the Global Business Development
Lasers are everywhere – from laptops to satellites, they are a vital part of modern life.
The power and compact nature of fibre lasers means they