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fossil fuels

European Investment Bank cancels funding on fossil fuels

According to a latest report, the European Union will withdraw from funding gas, oil and coal projects at the end of 2021. The news include a report of cutting €2bn of yearly investments. Sources allege the funding for fossil fuel…

solar power generator

NASA deploys solar power generator to space station

NASA will deploy a new solar power generator prototype on the first 2020 NASA flight launch to the International Space Station. The generator is developed by a team at Ben-Gurion University. It is a compact, microconcentrator photovoltaic system which can…

child abuse

Facebook pulls down 11.6 million posts on child abuse

In the latest update, Facebook has pulled down harmful content from its platform. The figures released suggest 11.6 million pieces of inappropriate content was removed between July to September 2019. According to sources, the content was related to child sexual…

Tesla to build its first European factory in Berlin

Ahead of Tesla’s expansion plans power, the company’s chief executive, Elon Musk, announced Berlin to be the first site for its European factory. Furthermore, Musk said, the construction of an engineering and a design centre were also underway in Germany’s…

vegetables

It is due to taste genes that people avoid vegetables

A new research in genes has determined that some people have a strong dislike towards eating vegetables. According to a team of US researchers, the genes could play a significant role in determining one’s liking for vegetables. The researchers allege,…

Sexist’ credit card

‘Sexist’ credit card drags Apple into investigation

A latest investigation carried out by a US financial regulator throws light on different credit limits for men and women offered by Apple’s credit card. The news drew complaints including those from Apple’s co-founder, Steve Wozniak, who stated that the…

flying robot

Chinese researchers invent a flying robot

A team of researchers at the Shenyang Institute of Automation (SIA) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have designed a flying robot. According to reports, the robot is known for its enhanced flexibility and for its strong mission adaptability. The…