Converting plastic bottle waste into useful applications
Plastic bottle waste can be converted into PET aerogels which can be used for various applications.
Plant-based or vegan diet better for diabetes
A plant-based or vegan diet is associated with better management of diabetes.
Chocolate Labradors have lower life expectancy
Chocolate Labrador retrievers have significantly lower life expectancy than yellow and black Labradors.
Swap endless to-do lists for an intuitive wellness approach
Workplace wellness expert Jan McLeod discusses intuitive wellness and how you can apply it at work.
Here’s what you can do to save the only planet we have
The urgency of global warming requires a response from us. Here’s what we can all do to save the only...
Restoration project shows coral reefs can be rehabilitated
Coral reefs can be rehabilitated over large scales using a cost-effective technique.
Is your pet dog exceptionally intelligent?
A review finds that dog cognition is not exceptional when compared to other domestic animals, social hunters and carnivores.
The secret healing powers of silk you won't believe
Silk has long been admired and coveted for its sensual luxury but, now, research shows it can help with everything...
Decontaminating oil sludge with green mango peel
Nanoparticles derived from green mango peel can decontaminate oil sludge, which is a major soil contaminant.
Make your home office a soothing and creative space with these expert tips
Make your home office a soothing, creative and healthy space with these work-friendly ideas.
Cognition skills in older adults better in summer and autumn
Adults both with and without Alzheimer's disease have better cognition skills in the summer and autumn than in winter and...
How children like their meals served
Depending on gender and age, children have a different preference for how their meal should be served.
The state of environmentally friendly farming globally
Nearly one-third of the world's farms have adopted more environmentally friendly farming practices while continuing to be productive.
Tropical ecosystems face imminent collapse
Global biodiversity set to collapse unless concerted action is taken to reverse damage to the tropical ecosystem.
Discover how changing your habits at work can foster greater wellbeing
Jan McLeod examines how changing your habits in the workplace can foster greater wellbeing.