According to research, the overwhelming majority of patents are filed by men. The UK's Intellectual Property Office found that in 2018 only 13.07% of global patent applications were assoc...
Britain's national synchrotron facility has harnessed powerful light beams to virtually unwrap and decipher the fragile artifacts.
Three scientists have won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize for their work looking at cells' response to oxygen levels. Medicine is the first of the Nobel Prizes given each year and notable ...
Weekly fencing lessons at Thies prison in Senegal, Africa, are teaching its young offenders about discipline and respect for rules, aiming to smooth their reintegration into society.
Residents in Harare sometimes have to wait four weeks for a rubbish collection. Clean City Africa is looking to address the problem with a mobile-based solution.
With at least 50% of current jobs capable of being automated, will more robots lessen or increase global warming? Car manufacture and agriculture can give us an insight.
Data skills, partnerships and the freedom to explore – all of which come naturally to millennials and Gen Zers – will be the mainstay of SDG efforts in the years to come.
The bendable battery will allow commercial batteries to be used in flexible electronics and textiles.
There is a fleet of 26 now circulating in the southwestern city of 2.5 million people.
Israel punches above its weight as a well-spring of digital innovation. Earlier this year, a European delegation visited Tel Aviv to find out why.
Forensic science is more advanced than ever, but the art of interpreting it is still lagging behind – and potentially undermining trust in justice.
The reprogrammable ink lets objects change colors using light. Now inaminate objects can change colours, how long until humans can?
Famed Australian photographer Frank Hurley started planning a trip to the Great Barrier Reef in 1920. Little did he know that the challenges he would face would be indicative of the state...
Germans are buying more electric bikes than cars. But, why?
Evidence reveals how the antecedents of a novel technology characterize its diffusion pattern.