A treasure trove of vital nutritional data about fish species is being made freely available and accessible globally -- plugging a knowledge gap that will bolster efforts to tackle malnutrition across the world.
IIASA, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the Environmental System Research Institute (ESRI) are proud to announce the launch of version 4 of the Global Agro-Ecological Zones platform (GAEZ v4) - a research tool that supports sustainable development in the agricultural sector - on the occasion of the World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought.
The economic activity might not recover quickly and poverty increase in the next 4 years, decarbonisation might be only temporary. The consequences of COVID-19 based on the effects of five previous major epidemics in this century and how the recovery packages should align to sustainability targets in a study led by the RFF-CMCC European Institute on Economics and the Environment (EIEE).
Linkresearcher (www.linkresearcher.com), an academic communication service platform under "Global Science," the Chinese version of the "Scientific American," collaborated with Impact Science, a Cactus Communications (CACTUS) brand that provides science communications strategy and tactics, to announce a ranking of academic journals based on new media influence.
We are pleased to announce that Anna M. Sawka, MD, PhD, has been appointed the next Editor-in-Chief of Thyroid®, the Official Journal of the American Thyroid Association® (ATA®), published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.
The GW4 Alliance (Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter universities -- GW4) formally launch their new 'One Health' antimicrobial resistance research consortium today.
A new project funded under the Belmont Forum's joint Collaborative Research Action on Pathways to Sustainability will develop novel tools and capacities to understand and manage interlinkages between the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and support sustainable development pathways for African countries, tailored to local capacities and priorities.
A new technology for autonomous systems that is responsive to human emotions based on machine-learned human moods has earned a very competitive utility patent from the U.S.P.T.O. for FAU. This unique invention uses non-intrusive sensors to perceive the mood of drivers and passengers in semi or fully autonomous vehicles, which is essential to properly navigate autonomous vehicles on the roads and to build trust between humans and AI/autonomous technologies.
NUS and NTU are leading a new S$23 million research programme to develop innovative and sustainable cooling solutions for data centres in the tropics. This initiative is supported by key stakeholders in Singapore's data centre industry.
The Endocrine Society--a professional organization of more than 18,000 health care providers and scientists worldwide--praised the American Medical Association's House of Delegates for passing a resolution opposing efforts to criminalize medical care for transgender youth.