Can air pollution affect our intelligence? #science #sustainability

Researchers for a joint Chinese-US study have explored the impact of air pollution on human intelligence. The study, over four years, tested the maths and speaking aptitude of 20,000 Chinese people and the results suggest a link but are not yet conclusive. The research focussed on measuring levels of sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide and particulates […]

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It’s not just about CO2 #science #sustainability

Scientist, Dr Sarah-Jeanne Royer  has discovered that plastic is responsible for more of the methane gas in our sea water. It was previously thought that the gasses were produced by biological activity. Some members of the lab were experimenting with high density polyethylene bottles looking at methane biological production, but the concentrations were much higher than […]

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Water train #innovation #sustainability #travel

This passenger train emits water… Transports 300 passengers at 87 mph 500 mile range What are we waiting for?! Cordia iLint Coradia iLint is an advanced full emission-free train solution for passenger rail transportation. It is based on Alstom’s successful Coradia Lint regional platform. The traction system of Coradia iLint is using fuel cells which […]

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