Nature-inspired solar power

Scientists at Stanford have made a nature-inspired breakthrough that could cut the costs of solar energy technology. Perovskite, a material as efficient as 'conventional solar cells made of silicon' in harne...

Stanford team makes e-waste disappear

(USA) Researchers at Stanford University have pioneered electronic components that are biodegradable. This is a major step in the fight against the growing problem of e-waste. In 2017, some 50 million ton...

Wearable detects diseases from sweat

A new wearable which uses sweat to detect diseases including cystic fibrosis (CF) has been developed in America. Sweat contains critical data for medical professionals in the diagnoses of CF, as well as diab...