Posts Tagged 'uk'

55 hours with no coal

55 hours with no coal

The Industrial Revolution, backed by coal, revolutionised the world, and its epicentre was the UK. Examining the transformation of the UK power industry clearly shows how times have changed. Last week the UK, for the

The Prototype, 16 March 2018 – Salisbury cyber, Remembering Hawking, Sydney innovations

The Prototype, 16 March 2018 – Salisbury cyber, Remembering Hawking, Sydney innovations

The world order is changing. As the ongoing mood of isolationism further turns America inwardly, the US looks backwards in its search to “make America great again”. How can Australia respond to this changing world order? On the technology and innovation front, the new Australia 2030 Prosperity Through Innovation Plan from Innovation and Science Australia promises additional fresh impetus for growth opportunities.

A change in the wind

A change in the wind

A new study published in Nature reveals that a quarter of the earth will experience serious drought and desertification by the year 2050 if the Paris Accord’s goals are not met in time. “Our research