Scientists have discovered a strategy that photosynthetic organisms use to protect themselves from the dangers of excessive light.
The “grimsel” electric race car broke the world record for acceleration by an electric car yesterday at the Dübendorf air base near Zurich.
Government support for research into new scientific learning and new technologies is crucial – and difficult to get. What little money is available is hotly contested among researchers. They fight to justify investing taxpayer dollars in projects that at times appear risky, but offer significant returns if they are successful – solving global problems, advancing human knowledge and improving economic development.
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