Technological advancements like miniaturisation of sensors, high-speed data transfer and enhanced storage capabilities have led to a new wave of satellites specially built for tracking pollution and pinpointing sources of emissions.
One programme is testing the farming of sakondry – a little-known hopping insect that tastes a lot like bacon – as part of broader efforts to boost entomophagy to reduce malnutrition and protect biodiversity.
Four workers received small external radiation doses and a planned outage of the Spallation Neutron Source was started a few days early after an unexpected “pressure transient" in March, according to Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.