In many countries, there is a strong demand for staff with strong qualifications in so-called STEM subjects ie Science, Technology, Engineering and
We constantly track our weather as it fluctuates day-to-day, but determining patterns over time can help us differentiate exactly when ‘weather’
In our episode on Nobel Prizes we met some young scientists whose research is sponsored by the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions for research training
Marie Curie Fellowships are European research grants available to researchers regardless of their nationality and field of research. In addition to
Is Europe attractive to scientists? Can entertainment, like TV and computer games, be an obstacle to young people developing a scientific mind
Welcome to Wonderland! That’s a bit what it feels like for these four young scientists from Spain and Germany. They are about to meet dozens of the
Scientists in Germany are trying to fill in the gaps in the current understanding of climate change.
Physicist at the Paul Scherrer Institute in
The maintenance of seafaring ships can be a laborious and costly expense. The damp and dirty inspections which take many man hours must be done at
A mobile recycling facility being tested in eastern and southern Europe is aiming to get the most from electronic waste.
Bernd Kopacek, managing
It’s never been easier and cheaper to sew small electronic components into wearable clothing.
In this issue of Futuris, we are diving into the
European scientists are sharing a sweet new solution to one of the bitter enemies of chocolate making. “We have developed technical solutions to
You wait and wait and then three come at once, so the old joke about buses goes.
But the bus has been getting a makeover.
Umberto Guida, the
Welcome aboard as we take a ride on what the designers say is the ‘European bus of the future’. They claim it is more efficient and more ergonomic
For too long, scientific research has been dominated by men. Women are still under-represented in many disciplines and rarely get the top scientific
“I have never seen women scientists, I’ve only seen men.”
“Girls get this upbringing where they shouldn’t be scientists, they should do something
In a hospital in Brussels surgeons are trying to surgically remove a tumour from a liver.
And they are not alone. They are being helped by a