"The huge amount of spatial debris that is generated is a real problem for active satellites."
Italian Space Agency
""It was the start of the conquest of space by the Soviets, which nobody was expecting""
Former ESA Director of Science
"We need new initiatives at the European level to deepen the functioning of the monetary union."
Vice- President, ECB
"I agree with the Trump policy about putting additional requests to China, because China can do more."
Former US Secretary of State
"France and Germany shouldn't be bullying the other 26."
MEP, Christian Democrats
"The tradition comes from the shepherds, who cooked their meat with dasarashi, between two slates."
Chef, Gabala Khanlar
"There’s one thing architects and politicians have in common: they both love big, expensive projects."
"There is no war in Senegal. But when you wake up in the morning and you have nothing to eat, this, too, is a kind of daily battle."
It is one of only five climates of its type in the world, but California’s Gaviota coast in Santa Barbara county, is facing an ecological disaster
More than 120kg of fuel oil has been scrapped off the beaches of Gran Canaria as authorities struggle to contain the spill from a Russian fishing
Marine oil spills can be extremely difficult to deal with, requiring a lot of time and effort by experts to remove the pollutant from the surface of
Major spills attract global attention, reminding of the environmental dangers of oil economy. But the whole picture is even worse. James Ilsley
Shepherds on the Croatian island of Pag may be onto a good thing with the news scientists have identified the wool from their sheep as unique. It
An oil slick has choked up to 50 kilometres of the Shela river in Bangladesh after a fuel barge sank on Thursday following a collision with an oil
The Eilat-Ashkelon crude oil pipeline ruptured overnight on Wednesday, spilling millions of litres of crude oil into rivers and streams and through the Evrona nature reserve.
Iran’s Oil Minister has spoken to euronews in an interview to be broadcast in full next week.
But in the wake of the latest meeting of OPEC, he was
It was a massive oil spill in 2011 off the Nigerian coast.
Now after assessing environmental damage from the disaster at Shell’s offshore Bonga
Authorities in northern Mexico, near the US border, have issued an alert after a massive acid spill from a copper mine.
A 60 kilometre stretch of
BP is facing additional fines of $18 billion relating to the 2010 Deep Water Horizon oil spill.
Describing the oil giant’s role in the disaster, a
Desperate efforts have been underway to put out a fire after a massive explosion on a tanker off the southwest coast of Japan.
The captain of the
Republic of Ecuador
Authorities in the Galapagos are continuing to remove cargo from a freight vessel stranded off San Cristobal.
Officials say it could take up to
The sea is naturally self-cleaning because most pollution is eaten by microorganisms living in the water. But that process takes time. Too much time
The US government has lifted a ban on BP bidding for new federal contracts.
That came after after the company reached an agreement with Washington
A chemical spill in the US state of West Virginia has sparked a state of emergency and a tap water ban for up to 300,000 people.
Officials say a
The Syrian government has signed a contract in Damascus with a Russian company to search for offshore oil and gas in Syrian waters.
Reports say the
The death toll from two huge blasts at an oil pipeline in eastern China has risen to 44 with 166 injured.
The explosion happened as workers were
A massive oil spill on the Philippines coast has been contained.
The accident was another unwanted consequence of Typhoon Haiyan.
It came after a
The man at the helm of the oil tanker Prestige, Captain Apostolos Mangouras, Greek, now aged 78, sent the SOS shortly after three o’clock in the