Archive: 06/03/2013

Illegal logging 'ravaging DR Congo forests'

Multinational companies are profiting hand over fist from abusive forestry practices in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where illegal logging, mislabelled timber and false permits are widespread, according ...

Jun 03, 2013 4.3 / 5 (3) 0

Molecular switch for cheaper biofuel

Biofuel is often obtained from starchy plants - but this places fuel production in competition with food production. At the Vienna University of Technology, genetically modified mold fungi are created, which ...

Jun 03, 2013 3.7 / 5 (3) 0