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Ruselectronics will protect the forest from illegal felling with the help of RFID

Ruselectronics will protect the forest from illegal felling with the help of RFID

the New technology eventually spread to virtually all areas of our lives and sometimes it is a very interesting application. For example, recently the representatives of the holding company Ruselectronics, which is part of rostec ...

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2018-11-07

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Artificial intelligence will help to optimize traffic and save fuel

Artificial intelligence will help to optimize traffic and save fuel

In the modern world, road traffic is controlled by signs, signage, traffic lights and so on. However, with the increasing development of self-driving and smart cars require a very different environment for traffic control. Researc...

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2018-10-30

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Developed a biodegradable 'plastic' from... potatoes

Developed a biodegradable 'plastic' from... potatoes

In only one world ocean, according to various estimates, is up to 8 million tons of plastic. And that's not considering plastic dumping ground on the land. We already wrote about the fact that plastic can be much more harmful than...

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2018-10-22

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Discovered bacteria that can destroy nuclear waste

Discovered bacteria that can destroy nuclear waste

One of the main problems of using radioactive fuel is dumping its exhaust waste. Moreover, the risk to the environment is not so much the material as the migration of radionuclides in soil and air. But recently a group of Russian...

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2018-10-08

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In the UK, has launched the bus, cleaning the air

In the UK, has launched the bus, cleaning the air

Urban public transport (if, of course, is not electric) emits a lot of harmful substances into the environment. But even if we make transport environmentally friendly — it will not deliver us from what has already polluted ...

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2018-10-06

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Created material that produces hydrogen fuel through artificial photosynthesis

Created material that produces hydrogen fuel through artificial photosynthesis

In the course of evolution and the evolution of species, nature had "invented" a number of very interesting processes, which even at present development of technologies to reproduce is extremely difficult. One such process is pho...

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2018-10-05

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New polymer sensors will detect even small amounts of toxins in drinking water

New polymer sensors will detect even small amounts of toxins in drinking water

In today not very good ecological situation, to find clean drinking water – not an easy task as it seems. Of course, there are many ways of purification of water from harmful impurities, but not all of them (not always) you can fi...

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2018-09-27

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At MIT create a battery that absorbs carbon dioxide

At MIT create a battery that absorbs carbon dioxide

Carbon dioxide, one of the main waste production, can serve as fuel for the batteries of the new type. At least, so say experts at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), which engaged in creation of such a battery. toda...

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2018-09-23

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Mosquito larvae learned to eat plastic. Why is that bad?

Mosquito larvae learned to eat plastic. Why is that bad?

Plastic with the undoubted advantages like convenience and versatility very badly decomposed. And pollution plastic waste in recent years has become a big problem. Recently a group of researchers from the UK during the study of mo...

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2018-09-19

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Smart sails from Airbus will help less to pollute the ocean

Smart sails from Airbus will help less to pollute the ocean

Airbus is known to many as various Airliners and other aircraft. However, she is engaged and shipping, and specially for these purposes there was created the subdivision Airseas. It recently introduced a very interesting developme...

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2018-09-14

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Launched the most ambitious mission to clean the ocean from plastic waste

Launched the most ambitious mission to clean the ocean from plastic waste

pollution of the oceans with plastic waste in recent years is increasing concern among ecologists. This threatens not only the survival of marine species, but also for the entire planet as a whole. And literally this weekend at th...

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2018-09-09

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Synthetic sand will help with wastewater treatment

Synthetic sand will help with wastewater treatment

the pollution of the planet has, no doubt, a detrimental effect on flora and fauna. And even if there are different filters and purification systems a large part of the waste somehow gets into the environment. But what if to do so...

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2018-09-01

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China to monitor smog satellite

China to monitor smog satellite

the Problem of environmental pollution and the air is recently especially sharply. Especially in States with large volumes of industrial production. And the government has recently announced the launch of a new monitoring system f...

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2018-08-28

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By 2050, half the world's population could be left without fresh water

By 2050, half the world's population could be left without fresh water

the freshwater needed for drinking, growing food, energy production and practically everything else have greatly reduced. More than two billion people out of 7.6 billion people of Earth already lack or do not have access to clean ...

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2018-08-17

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LEGO started making blocks of plants

LEGO started making blocks of plants

the Danish toy manufacturer LEGO, like other successful companies, today, cares about the environment. In the framework of this initiative, the company plans by 2030 to manufacture most of its products and packaging using environm...

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2018-08-06

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Scientists have created

Scientists have created "the white" material

Which color can be considered to be perfectly white? A starched shirt? Medical gown? Or maybe a sheet of paper from the nearest printer? All this, of course, true, but a group of scientists from Cambridge University have managed t...

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2018-03-15

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In China launched a giant cleaner from the smog on solar energy

In China launched a giant cleaner from the smog on solar energy

the Problem of air pollution from smog is particularly relevant in China, as in the period of rapid growth of the industry, few people think about the safety of the environment. However, in recent years the situation has become al...

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2018-03-12

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In the Netherlands there is a bike path out of toilet paper

In the Netherlands there is a bike path out of toilet paper

How do you like the idea of using recycled toilet paper for the laying of cycle paths? While you all think in the Netherlands have already found the answer to this question, thanks to an innovative recycling scheme of used materia...

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2017-10-19

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Tesla expands the boundaries and build the Gigafactory plant in China

Tesla expands the boundaries and build the Gigafactory plant in China

Rumors that the company Tesla wants to cooperate with China and build in this country the plant for the production of electric cars, walked across the Network all week. First reported by the Chinese publication China Daily, later ...

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2017-06-24

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Ooho is a cheap and edible alternative to plastic packaging

Ooho is a cheap and edible alternative to plastic packaging

a London-based startup Skipping Rocks Lab has developed the packaging of the future, which can become a great replacement of plastic cups, bags and bottles. Ooho — tasteless, but edible wrapper, is made from seaweed extract....

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2017-04-18

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