Fab labs serve at the same time as production, creation and prototyping workshops, hands-on training spaces and facilitators of social ties...
By Stéphanie Leyronas, Gwenael Prié, and Isabelle Lio 9 Jul 2018
A good news story about China's environment is something you don't hear every day...
Brett Bryan and Lei Gao 13 Jul 2018
A Chinese boom in solar panel installation last year helped drive global investment in renewable clean energy technology to record levels, a new study showed Tuesday, 16 January...
19 Jan 2018
Air quality in China's notoriously smog-ridden capital in 2017 was the best since pollution control measures were implemented five years ago, the Beijing government announced on Wednesday, 3 January...
4 Jan 2018
When life gave one Chinese company giant panda poop, it decided to make paper - and profits...
21 Dec 2017
Cathay Pacific has adopted an orphan baby rhino as part of its ongoing partnership with the Investec Rhino Lifeline (IRL) project...
22 Sep 2017
Forty students from China's Tongji University in Shanghai have spent the last few months contributing to the fight against rhino poaching in Africa...
22 Sep 2017
Asian cities are struggling to accommodate rapid urban migration, and development is encroaching on flood-prone areas...
Asit K. Biswas and Kris Hartley 15 Sep 2017
The key message of the FAO's "The State of the World's Forests" is an urgent need to promote more positive interactions between agriculture and forestry...
25 Jul 2016
Due to stronger aquaculture supply and firm demand, record hauls for some key species and reduced wastage, global per capita fish consumption has risen above 20 kilograms...
11 Jul 2016
Government subsidies are fuelling a boom in electric vehicles in China, driving hopes for the industry's global future as the world's biggest car market offers economies...
8 Feb 2016
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) just announced that Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. There will no doubt be many surprises during the Games, but we already know there will be a substantial environmental toll to locating in Beijing...
John Rennie Short 5 Aug 2015
Air pollution levels in China's cities improved in the first six months of this year, environmental campaign group Greenpeace said on Wednesday, 22 July 2015, but remained far worse than global and domestic standards...
23 Jul 2015
It's official. On Tuesday, 30 June 2015, China submitted its emissions-reduction goals to the United Nations, in the lead-up to the Paris climate summit in December this year...
John Mathews 2 Jul 2015
A Chinese company has been selected to help build the world's first artificial tidal lagoon to generate clean electricity for British homes, the company behind the project said...
8 Jun 2015
Inspired by the global mindset of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs while at Stanford, Burgess explains what Gojimo means for the industry, and why SA...
Jessica Taylor 2 Apr 2015
New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...
5 Mar 2015
BEIJING, CHINA: A joint Chinese-Brazilian environmental monitoring satellite launched on Monday (9 December) from northern China failed to enter orbit, state media and experts said. This represents a setback for the country's fledgling space programme.
10 Dec 2013
BEIJING, CHINA: More than nine million students packed exam halls across China for the opening day of the country's university entrance exams --with attempts to stop cheating even leading to bans on metal bra clasps.
11 Jun 2013
Growing affluence in emerging markets is good news for manufacturers of gas-guzzling vehicles.
11 Mar 2013
NEW YORK, US: Purchases of environmentally protective products have grown significantly in two of the world's leading markets - China and Brazil; but the widespread perception that these products are too expensive may be blocking deeper adoption.
21 Aug 2012