Archive for August 22nd, 2017:

Australia Zoo asks public to name white koala joey

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‘Hero’ of Paris climate agreement dies

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The former Marshall Islands minister Tony De Brum has passed away aged 72 Former Marshall Islands foreign minister Tony De Brum, who played a key role in securing the Paris climate pact has passed away aged 72. At countless UN climate meetings, Mr De Brum was a passionate champion

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‘Cyborg’ bacteria deliver green fuel source from sunlight

Image copyright SAKIMOTO Image caption Scientists have grown bacteria covered in tiny solar panels made from cadmium sulphide Scientists have created bacteria covered in tiny semiconductors that generate a potential fuel source from sunlight, carbon dioxide and water. The so-called “cyborg” bugs produce acetic acid, a chemical that can then be turned into fuel and

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