Here are Norway’s most energy efficient homes. Total energy consumption? Just over one-third of the national average.
Physical activity can help reduce women’s risk of developing osteoporosis. But taking a stroll simply isn’t enough.
“Money? For something that may never pay?” grumbles the dull troll called Society every time a call is made for an increase in funding for basic research. And here is the explanation:
At first she is shy and reserved, just like a nice girl ought to be. Then she is transformed into a macho chick.
A newly developed surface on implanted catheter may prevent complications from bacteria and infection.
Criminals have discovered cryptography. By encrypting their messages they can communicate with each other undetected.
A little plastic chip makes it possible to identify recycled bottles, assure the quality of food and measure our blood sugar levels.
A spectacular platform has been designed to drift across the oceans of the world with the aid of the currents and the wind.
A pine took root in the early Iron Age and was felled towards the end of the Viking Period. Last year archaeologists rediscovered it – the stuff that an archaeologist’s dreams are made of.
Free-range farmed fish. Sea cages that sail off to the south and deliver their fish by themselves. Large autonomous fish farms that float unmoored in the sea. This could be the aquaculture of the future.
Which chemicals are best suited to be used as drugs? The use of a computer simulation to find out saves time, money – and animal lives.
A snake robot can perform life-saving operations during a fire, an explosion and in other hostile environments.
Plastic littering the countryside could soon be a thing of the past. Researchers have come up with an additive that enables plastic bags to be quickly decomposed by sun and rain.
Several of the world’s best known cultural treasures are located in areas prone to earthquakes. A new metal alloy will secure their existence.
Counting fish is difficult. But in the future laser technology may make the task fast and efficient.
Invisible but invaluable: raised in steel tanks, a tiny marine creature is capable of producing Omega-3 fat, a product in great demand.