Nanoproducts have slipped into our lives, almost without being noticed. Man-made particles end up in the air, soil and water. What happens to them?
Their brains are still no more advanced than that of a one-year-old, but scientists want robots to be as smart as teenagers – at least.
What causes pre-eclampsia during pregnancy? The answer lies in the mother’s DNA. And perhaps in the child’s father’s.
A computer screen in the living room can help dementia sufferers to check the time and date and to remember appointments.
Oil company data security is inadequate, and production systems are at risk of attack by hackers, viruses and worms.
The most environmentally friendly product in the building materials store could soon be the cheapest too.
Environmental pollution from three continents finds its way to the Arctic – and into the animals that live there.
The X-ray detectors of the future are on the way. New technology makes it possible to sort plastics, identify useful minerals in waste and reveal contamination in food and medicines.
For the first time, Norwegian scientists have managed to produce completely new antibiotics from bacteria found in the sea.
Although the Barents Sea probably contains a large proportion of the world’s petroleum resources, oil companies are having problems finding oil and gas.
This powder has the colour of our cold northern nights. But it is hot news for everyone who wants to extract more electricity from sunshine.
In rich countries the conditions for immigration and citizenship are […]
Today’s materials are not like they were before. We now give them properties to safeguard against rust, repel graffiti and store or emit heat.
Embedding sperm cells in a gel for artificial insemination increases the fertilization period for cattle and pigs and means more offspring.
In Scandinavia, the State guarantees welfare and health services for all citizens. However, the actual disparities in health are greater than the rest of Europe.