Energy policy shake-up flagged as Government looks to dump solar, wind investment
Green Energy

Energy policy shake-up flagged as Government looks to dump solar, wind investment

Research programs into wind and solar could be dumped by the Federal Government in favour of emerging technologies in hydrogen, lithium and reducing or storing greenhouse emissions from major industries, the Energy Minister says. Energy policy key points Key points:The Federal Government has rejected setting a renewable power target, but has signalled a change in…

Greta Thunberg Bristol strike: Organisers insist event will be safe
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Greta Thunberg Bristol strike: Organisers insist event will be safe

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Greta Thunberg will address thousands of people in Bristol The teenage activists behind Greta Thunberg’s visit to Bristol have said they are fully prepared for large crowds, despite police warnings.Thousands are expected to attend the Bristol Youth Strike 4 Climate (BYS4C) on College Green on Friday to hear the…

Bright-Red “Blood Snow” Is Falling From the Sky in Antarctica
Nature & Science

Bright-Red “Blood Snow” Is Falling From the Sky in Antarctica

13 hours ago__Victor Tangermann__Filed Under: Earth & Energy Ukraine Ministry of Education and ScienceBlood SnowA Facebook post by Ukraine’s Ministry of Education and Science shows a research station on an island just off the coast of Antarctica’s northernmost peninsula covered in “blood snow.”The gory-looking scene is not the result of a seal hunt gone wrong…

Researchers Create Pure Diamonds From Trace Materials in Fossil Fuels
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Researchers Create Pure Diamonds From Trace Materials in Fossil Fuels

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. For most of human history, diamonds were extraordinarily rare, and there was no way to artificially produce them. Scientists have learned to make diamonds in laboratories, but the process had numerous drawbacks. Researchers from Stanford University and SLAC National Accelerator…