Estimated to be US$51.22/MWh, the true cost of coal-fired power in Indonesia actually goes triple at US$152 per MWh, after accounting all of its negative effects based from an in-depth news of The Jakarta Post.
HFCs, used in exchange of CFCs to save the thinning ozone layer, is now getting banned as well. The decision was agreed by participating countries at a summit in Rwanda to resolve the issues of this compounds' hazardous effects to the environment.
As scientists and astronomers explore the outer space in search for Planet Nine is believed to be about 10x the size of the Earth, a new dwarf planet was discovered instead, and it seems that Pluto will now welcome a new member of its family, as confirmed by the International Astronomical Union.
With the ever changing demands and new standards along with a highlight on environmental considerations and anticipation on future adjustments, Toyota Motor Corp and Suzuki Motor Corp ended up as business partners and opens collaboration to other companies that share the same goal- to help automobile industry survive despite the drastic alterations.
If you are a "Star Trek" fan, or at least knows a bit about this movie, for sure, you'd identify what a tricorder is. Now, instead of a sci-fi gadget, experts have created a tricorder-like technology to halt GMOs' risk to nearby ecosystem.
From being a component of non-stick cookwares such as teflons to defoamers in pesticides and surfactants, industrial compound perfluoroalkyls and its family are now reaching not just the consumers but the natural ecosystem as well.
On a research published by the American Society for Microbiology in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, a group of experts were able to create models showing potential compounds that can inhibit Chikungunya virus protease' activities.
Challenging the human capabilities, online symptom-checker applications were still swept away by real physicians as results from a study tried to compare performances of human doctors to sophisticated computer programs on disease diagnostics for the first time.
Linking children's family environment to their well-being and relationship stability on the last decade of one's life, researchers found proof that association between the two can further explain how and why people end up with a secure and contended late-life relationships.
Ancient preserved deep-sea corals were found to be useful by experts in reconstructing uranium traces that can provide the northern glacial activities thousands of years ago. The new possible approach has paved another opportunity in understanding past climatic scenarios and its effect on the marine ecosystem.
After two decades of observation and collection of artworks, biologist Brandon Ballengée has now compiled exhibits to connect viewers and spectators with the current ecological paradigms, encouraging them to make a move for the environment.
Highlighting the conflict of interest, sponsorship provided by two known soda companies to health organizations has been identified as a new so-called marketing strategy, recent study shows after disclosing a list of institutions on a research paper recently published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.