New WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines Aim to Save Millions of Lives from Air Pollution

Article courtesy of WHO:  New WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines aim to save millions of lives from air pollution New WHO Global Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs) provide clear evidence of the damage air pollution inflicts on […]

Model Predicts Lane Changes, Could Inform Driver-Assist Systems

Originally published by University of NEBRASKA–LINCOLN by Scott Schrage | University Communication It’s a high-speed, high-stakes hazard familiar to anyone who’s spent time driving on the interstate. A car in the right lane lingers beside the opening between your […]

Here, There, Everywhere: NVIDIA Platform Accelerates Quantum Circuit Simulation Ecosystem

Researchers, startups and corporate developers are adopting the NVIDIA cuQuantum SDK to advance groundbreaking work. Quantum computing promises scientific leaps — simulating molecules of atoms for drug discovery, for instance — in the near future. Handling […]

Schlumberger New Energy Venture to Launch a Lithium Extraction Pilot Plant in Nevada

NeoLith Energy’s differentiated direct lithium extraction process aims to enable a sustainable, efficient, and flexible lithium production ecosystem. HOUSTON, March 18, 2021—Schlumberger New Energy announced today the development of a lithium extraction pilot plant through its […]

Cybersecurity challenges in the Uptake of Artificial Intelligence in Autonomous Driving

Article originally published by The European Commission A report by the JRC and the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA) looks at cybersecurity risks connected to artificial intelligence (AI) in autonomous vehicles and provides recommendations for […]

Albemarle Announces Expansion of Nevada Site to Increase Domestic Production of Lithium

 Production of lithium carbonate at Silver Peak site to be doubled– Exploration of clay resources and evaluation of clay extraction technology in Nevada– Novel brine-to-lithium hydroxide production research via U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) grant CHARLOTTE, […]

Geologists discover new path to rare earth mineral formation – implications for green energy & tech industries

17th December 2020 Researchers from Trinity have shed new light on the formation mechanisms of a rare earth-bearing mineral that is in increasingly high demand across the globe for its use in the green energy and […]

The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo & Nestlé Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Third Year in a row

Manila, Philippines – The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and Nestlé are ranked as the world’s top plastic polluters for the 3rd consecutive year, according to Break Free From Plastic‘s report “BRANDED Vol III:  Demanding Corporate Accountability for […]

“Wind Hunter Project” Starts – Zero-Emission Project with Wind Propulsion & Hydrogen-

TOKYO-Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL; President & CEO: Junichiro Ikeda) today announced that it has joined a wide-ranging corporate-academic partnership in a zero-emission initiative called the “Wind Hunter Project,” seeking new applications for hydrogen fuel and […]