"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
Rides & Experiences
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Paying without cash, card or mobile devices is now a possibility.
The idea of hashtags was initially rejected by Twitter's founders as 'too nerdy', says their creator Chris Messina
If your password appears on 'Have I Been Pwned', you should change it immediately.
Google memo: What exactly does it say and how has the tech industry reacted?
James Damore says he was sacked for claiming that gender imbalance in the tech industry was 'in part due to biological causes'.
A new smartphone application that lets users post anonymous messages to each other has enjoyed a surge in popularity.
Sarahah, which means honesty
Bitcoins are now worth almost three times as much as an ounce of gold after a month of turmoil ending in a 50% rise in value
A vending machine company in Wisconsin has offered its employees the chance to have a microchip implanted in their hand.
Launched in 1964 for the Tokyo Olympic Games, the Shinkansen linked Tokyo to Osaka running at a speed of 210 kilometres per hour.
The parent company of Google has built a robot that can grow and release 1 million mosquitoes a week into environments in California.
Tesla’s Model 3 officially began rolling off the production line Friday, July 7. The all-electric sedan is the company’s ambitious foray into the
A new generation of sex robots could provide a valuable service for many, including the elderly and disabled, but experts say they could also create complex ethical problems.
Europe’s future lies in a digital economy But the continent faces a skill shortage.
The world’s most popular search engine, Google, faces a record-breaking €2.42 billion fine from the European Commission after a seven-year investigation found it violated EU anti-trust laws.
The prestigious European Inventor Award has recognised the people behind the innovations that are changing lives.
Launched by the European Patent
Uber’s director David Bonderman has resigned after making a sexist remark at a staff meeting in San Francisco.
He made the comment at an all-staff
Michael Graetzel, a leader in the field of renewable energy, has been awarded the 15th Global Energy Prize.
Much of Graetzel’s work has
Style & Trends
Innovative x-ray photography is transforming our understanding of Cristóbal Balenciaga, one of the greatest fashion designers of the 20th century.