A new, surprisingly simple, alternative to pumped-hydro has been developed by a start-up.
Sao Paulo faces a housing crisis - one which at current rates of progress could take more than a century to solve.
The discovery could have implications for nano materials, multifiber structures or microtubules in cells.
Due to their growing popularity, electric cars could make the price of cobalt, a crucial component in batteries, skyrocket.
Since 1958, the space agency has been making history as it pushes the boundaries of what humans can achieve.
Researchers and designers are increasingly exploring wood as a building material - even in large-scale projects.
NASA's new Parker Solar Probe is scheduled to take off for the Sun this weekend.
The global middle class is expanding as developing countries imitate successful institutions and policies from developed nations.
Entire new cities are being built across Asia and Africa as emerging markets step on to the global stage and challenge traditional urban ideas.
The bridge is shaped like a large pair of hands holding a thread of gold.
The distribution of the world's tallest buildings has changed significantly in recent years.
Robots have 'printed' a 12-metre steel bridge, which will stretch across a canal in Amsterdam.
The material offers a cheaper alternative to synthetic plastics or engineered wood.
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An Ipsos survey quizzes 130,000 motorists across three continents.