Inauguration of Africa’s largest wind farm

Inauguration of Africa’s largest wind farm   With a population of some 1.2 billion, the African continent is the second most populous continent, but paradoxically the least electrified. 665 million people are reported to live without electricity on a daily base, Is a big an issue! Polluting energies and lack of accessibility. Flame thermal power plants…

Super Plants to Slow Down Climate Change

Super Plants to Slow Down Climate Change Each year, we produce 18 more gigatons of CO2 than what the Earth can handle. Another observation, each year, plants suck up approximately 65 gigatons of CO2 in the air, and store it in their leaves, stems, roots. Doctor Joanne Chory develops in her laboratory super plants able…

Nettle-based jeans

Nettle-based jeans “The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry on Earth, after the oil industry” – The True Cost Documentary The hidden side of textiles! The textile industry is one of the most polluting in the world. Cotton cultivation does indeed appear to be a devastating crop for our ecosystem, for farmers, but…

When Art meets Technology… 

When Art meets Technology… If you go to Paris, in 2019, you must see this ! Having the opportunity to admire paintings like The Kiss, Klimt or Starry Night, Van Gogh is a fantastic experience. However, going to the Belvedere Museum or to the MoMA New York is expensive. Gianfranco Iannuzzi breaks the rules of art in…

Another way to cure cataracts ?

Another way to cure cataracts? Scientists have just developed a drug treatment that could cure people with cataracts. These eye drops can be administered into the eyes using a pipette which contain lanosterol. They improve vision and greatly eliminate cataracts. Lanosterol, a natural molecule, is used to restore a damaged lens. A Chinese team conducted…

Parkinson: When art and music help patients

Parkinson’s: When art and music help patients Art and music could improve the quality of life of patients with Parkinson’s disease and help them maintain their motor skills, as long as rehabilitation programs for this disease are based on specialized scientific knowledge and are provided by trained health professionals. This neurodegenerative disease plays a big…