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Monday 27 June, 2016

Researchers develop fuel cells powered by bacteria

Bacteria powered fuel cells

Researchers in Norway have succeeded in getting bacteria to power a fuel cell. The “fuel” used is wastewater, and the products of the process are purified water droplets and electricity.  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Scientists ‘hunt’ singing blue whales and humpbacks

Researchers from New Zealand and Australia are undertaking a six-week research initiative in the Southern Ocean on areas of importance to humpback and blue whales and Antarctic toothfish.  More...

Penguin climate change
By BioNews On Tuesday, January 20th, 2015
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Climate Change Does Not Bode Well for Picky Eaters

In a part of the world that is experiencing the most dramatic increase in temperature and climate change  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 19th, 2015
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Focus on climate change must shift to ‘green credit’: Indian Prime Minister

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday called for greater emphasis on generating and conserving clean energy as  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 19th, 2015
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2014 may not be hottest year on record: Report

In a twist to the claim that 2014 was the hottest year on record, NASA climate scientists now reportedly say that the likelihood that 2014 was the warmest year since 1880 is just “38 percent”. It is More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 19th, 2015
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Marine wild life about to collapse in 100 years: Study

The collapse of wildlife on land due to human activity is about to recur in the sea in the next 100 years, a consortium of scientists has found.  More...

freezing technology
By BioNews On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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Novel minerals processing technique developed from waste water treatment

Freezing technology can be utilised in waste water treatment.  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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Polar Bears Shifting to Areas with More Sea Ice

In a new polar bear study published last week, scientists from around the Arctic have shown that recent generations of polar bears are moving towards  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
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Sea turtles use magnetic fields to find their birth place

Adult sea turtles find their way back to the beaches where they hatched by seeking out unique magnetic signatures  More...

Nasa tempertaure change
By BioNews On Saturday, January 17th, 2015
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NASA, NOAA Find 2014 Warmest Year in Modern Record

The year 2014 ranks as Earth’s warmest since 1880, according to two separate analyses  More...