Many of the greatest challenges facing the world today revolve around sustainable energy: how to create it, how to store it, and how to use it most efficiently.
Increasing agricultural production, living in more environmentally friendly buildings and on a more human scale are the goals of various technology projects in Serbia and Slovenia.
Experts sound alarm over rising microplastics in Mediterranean Sea
The technology to stop lightning killing people and causing damage has not advanced much in three centuries. Scientists are working to change that.
Researchers for the European 'Saltgae' project are demonstrating how algae can cut the costs of treating polluted water- and do it in a sustainable way.
The CRISPR-Cas9 technique may be able to help eliminate HIV, new research has shown.
Social and technological progress is only possible thanks to the tireless efforts of researchers and inventors working to change our lives for the better.
A European research project in Kista in Sweden is working on a new instrument. The X-Mine European project hopes to reduce costs and time by using scanners and 3D technology.
In the ranking of the highest mean BMIs of countries in Europe, Turkey came top and Switzerland saw the lowest score
New psychoactive substances (NPS) are designed to mimic the effects of illegal narcotics such as cannabis, cocaine or heroin. Despite this, they are often not illegal and can be cheaply purchased online.
Researchers are preparing a set of practical recommendations for policymakers and the industry on mitigating climate change effects. They’re also preparing a software tool that helps to manage fish stocks more efficiently.
The European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) is developing Certified Reference Materials (a “CRM”) to check pesticides in foods. A CRM is a measurement standard supporting laboratories to check the quality of their measurement methods.
Simbakubwa kutokaafrika had a skull the length of a rhino’s and canines the size of bananas.
Futuris meets the researchers attempting to store energy at ultra high temperatures.
Scientists at a European research project called CHASSY are determined to replace petrochemicals in our medicines, cosmetics, plastics and fuels with yeast derivatives.
Smart Regions meets the experts digitising and preserving millions of books in order to safeguard Slovakia's cultural heritage.
In this episode of Futuris, Euronews' Julian Gomez travels to Italy to look at a European research project that's attempting to find a cure for the deadly olive tree disease Xylella Fastidiosa.
In this episode of Futuris, Euronews' Denis Loctier looks at a new EU funded research project developing new tools to measure toxic particles emitted by cars.
Could Microalgae change food and cosmetics industries?
An unprecedented science mission is on its way to gauge the impact of climate change as well as search for new species.
Dutch researchers have built a wing-flapping drone which mimics insect flight – and could teach zoologists more about how real insects' brains work.
A rare 'Dumbo' octopus was spotted by scientists during a deep-sea research dive done by their unmanned robotic submersible off the coast of California.
Archaeologists have uncovered the remains of a 10-year-old child who they believe was given a “vampire burial” meant to keep the deceased from rising from the dead and infecting the living.
British PhD student, Matthew Hedges, has been arrested in UAE on spying charges. He was arrested five months ago.
CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research based in Geneva, has publicly apologised for a researcher's report which said physics was “invented and built by men, it’s not by invitation”
Two in five participants aged 16-24 reported feeling lonely often or very often, the study found