Thursday 18 December, 2014

How the Sun could make sea water potable

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A Britain-based firm Desolenator has developed a ground-breaking prototype that uses just the power of the Sun to turn sea water into drinking water. The prototype utilises a technology to transform salt water and other dirty water from inland sources into pure distilled water. Capable of producing up to 15 litres a day, the prototype requires no power More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, April 24th, 2014

Mysterious ‘duck’ sound came from rare antarctic whales

They tracked this mysterious low-frequency sound in the southern ocean for decades but could not find its true source. Now, scientists are determined that this ‘duck’ like sound is actually coming from More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Voila! Life originated at deep sea vents

In the race to know how life finally originated on earth, a thrilling research now reveals that simple metabolic reactions emerged near ancient seafloor hot springs Continue reading “Voila! Life originated More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 7th, 2014

Can robots find remains of missing Flight 370?

Robots that can operate under water would now be deployed to search wreckage of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 for signs deep inside the ocean Continue reading “Can robots find remains of missing More...

By IANS On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Satellite data shows warming of Great Barrier Reef

Clear evidence of major changes taking place in the Great Barrier Reef Continue reading “Satellite data shows warming of Great Barrier Reef” »  More...

By: Paul Asman and Jill Lenoble
By BioNews On Monday, September 17th, 2012

Warming casts shadow over survival of coral reefs

Unless greenhouse gas emissions are curtailed, there is little hope for the survival of coral reefs, supporting a diversity of life forms, warns a new study. Continue reading “Warming casts shadow over survival More...