LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Deep sea divers who pull apart oil wells are getting the documentary TV treatment, and their hazardous job brings home a lesson now playing out in the Gulf of Mexico -- expect the unexpected.
PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana (Reuters) - BP Plc said on Tuesday it has finished building a smaller dome designed to trap oil spewing from the floor of the Gulf of Mexico and plans to try placing it over the relentless leak on Thursday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new climate change bill to be unveiled in the Senate on Wednesday will try to achieve a 17 percent reduction in carbon dioxide emissions by 2020, from 2005 levels, according to a summary of the bill given to senators and obtained by Reuters.
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co and The Gas Company, a unit of Macquarie Infrastructure Co, will work together to develop a hydrogen fuel infrastructure to serve fuel cell vehicles in Hawaii, the companies announced on Tuesday.
GPS — once used to locate nuclear submarines — is now used to find Starbucks. Companies like Nestle are trying to keep up with these fundamental shifts in technology.
A team of British researchers has worked with six adult Egyptian fruit bats to record and recreate their calls. These calls are pairs of 'clicks' from the bats' tongues that they use to fill their surroundings with acoustic energy; the echoes that return allow the bats to form an image of...
Sil 2 Certification of Honeywell's XNX universal gas transmitter sssures the reliability and integrity of mission-critical gas monitoring equipment.
Bimba Manufacturing’s new lockout/tag out safety valve is available in nine sizes, from 1/4" to 1-1/2".
METTLER TOLEDO's LabX 2010 software has new functions to help manage the data generated in laboratory weighing applications.
( U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded nearly $2.5 million to 11 companies to support their work in eight key environmental areas: monitoring and control of air emissions, biofuels, green buildings, drinking water monitoring,...
( American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists ) Advancement in the treatment of cocaine overdoses and a new defense in the fight against HIV are just two examples of the groundbreaking research that will be unveiled at the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists'...
Larox provides a wide range of solid-liquid separation solutions for the production of ligno-cellulosic biofuels.
The results of a reader survey reveal the training procedures being used by food manufacturers to keep employees educated, proficient and safe.
New hiring rose in March to its highest level in more than a year while job openings moved up slightly, fresh evidence the job market is slowly improving.