Day: November 29, 2019

Man-made bacteria EATS carbon dioxide and turns it into eco-friendly biofuels

Man-made bacteria that EATS carbon dioxide and turns it into eco-friendly biofuels could help tackle climate change, scientists claimEscherichia coli bacteria have been engineered by scientists to consume CO2Scientists removed some genes added one for an enzyme that converts CO2The bacteria feed off carbon dioxide instead of sugar to produce biofuelsBy Milly Vincent For Mailonline Published:…

Black Friday sales, climate protests kick off around the world

Shoppers took to the streets and scrolled online during the annual Black Friday sales phenomenon as protests were expected around the world over environmental concerns and consumer culture.The National Retail Federation expects 165 million people shopping in stores and online this weekend as consumers fill their carts with deeply discounted electronics, clothes, home goods and…

Quatre questions sur les “conditions indécentes” de conservation des corps légués à la science à l’université Paris-Descartes

Une enquête de “L’Express” révèle que des dépouilles léguées à la science étaient stockées dans des conditions indignes au Centre du don du corps de l’université Paris-Descartes.”On a le sentiment d’être au XIXe siècle ou à la Renaissance, avec les corps putréfiés sur lesquels travaillaient les médecins.” Les documents et les témoignages recueillis par L’Express (article abonnés) font…