A prototype of precise irrigation system tested in Italy for ornamental plants nurseries as water shortage puts pressure on growers
A smart phone app points people the way, assists event organisers in preventing emergency cases and turns its creators into technology entrepreneurs.
The life science company Cellendes in Germany has developed synthetic hydrogels that make it possible to culture cells in three-dimensional environments. Their invention has fundamental advantages over other hydrogels for ...
Understanding which extreme weather events may have caused problems in the past leads to assess the potential impact of future such events on infrastructures.
It is now possible to sense scientific data as a means to deal with the mountains of information we face in our environment by applying subconscious processing to big data analysis
Composting instead of incinerating or landfilling is a promising way that has until now been hampered by the presence of chemicals in packaging.
The precision agriculture sector is expected to grow at a high rate over the coming years. This new way of farming is already a reality in northwest Italy, where technologies are being used to keep plants in a good state ...
Three cases studies will constitute the basis for developing an easily replicable strategy for renovating districts so that they reach near zero energy consumption
Everybody knows one of those houses; freezing cold in winter, stiflingly hot in summer and energy guzzling all year round. Better insulation is the key to recapturing the comfort of home while cutting energy bills.
A new research project helps agro-food sector small and medium size enterprises, such as bakeries and breweries, improve their environmental sustainability