Category : science

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

UN kicks off talks on high seas treaty

UN member states on Tuesday kicked off two years of negotiations toward a treaty that would finally regulate the high seas, which contain vast troves of valuable plant and animal DNA. "It is urgent they create a strong ocean treaty which allows us t...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Scientists invent new form of solar power

A new way to capture the power of the sun and successfully split water into hydrogen and oxygen by altering how plants conduct photosynthesis has been invented by scientists. Plants convert sunlight into energy through photosynthesis, which releases...