Maker of iconic green and yellow machinery said its second-quarter profit jumped 16 percent to $547.5 million as sales of farm and construction equipment improved.
European Union fined 10 producers of memory chips, including Samsung, a combined $403 million on Wednesday for...
( Inderscience Publishers ) A relatively simple electronic gadget could speed up HIV/AIDS diagnostics and improve accuracy particularly in parts of the world with very limited access to health-care workers. The device is described in the International Journal of Biomedical...
( EUREKA ) Highly sophisticated video-content analysis now makes possible fast and reliable diagnosis of pulmonary embolisms, automatically detects threatening situations in surveillance scenarios and can provide more enjoyable and customized home entertainment. The systems achieve...
Environmental problems relating to the "once-through" water cooling system at New York's Indian Point nuclear plant could result in a permanent shut down.
Martin Engineering’s Inertial Flow TM transfer chutes can minimize impact and wear on liners and belts, while containing the dust and spillage that are often generated at transfer points.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Tar balls found on beaches in Florida's Key West this week are not from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill leaking from a well owned by BP, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday, citing laboratory tests.
Monsanto's Enhanced U.S. Portfolio, Best-in-Class Seeds and Traits Designed to Deliver Unit Volume Growth in 2011May 19, 2010 5:24 am | by Monsanto | Comments
Share Gains in Recently-Completed Latin American Season Demonstrate Strength of Innovation
LONDON (Reuters) - European carbon futures fell by over one percent on Wednesday, pushed lower by a weaker energy complex, Germany's ban on naked short-selling and ongoing concerns over the European debt crisis, traders said.
Roche and Biogen Idec announce their decision to discontinue the ocrelizumab clinical development programme in patients with rheumatoid arthritisMay 18, 2010 10:24 pm | by Roche | Comments
Roche and Biogen Idec today announced their decision to discontinue the ocrelizumab clinical development programme in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
In what could set the stage for a fundamental shift in commercial aviation, a team of researchers has designed a green airplane that is estimated to use 70 percent less fuel than current planes while also reducing noise and emission of nitrogen oxides (NOx).
KEY WEST, Florida (Reuters) - Fears that ocean currents were spreading oil from the Gulf of Mexico spill flared on Tuesday after tar balls turned up in Florida, raising pressure on energy giant BP to capture more of the leaking crude.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Minerals Management Service, which grants offshore drilling permits, set aside safety regulations for oil exploration in parts of the Gulf of Mexico, environmental groups alleged in a lawsuit on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said on Tuesday the U.S. government was investigating another big BP oil rig while admitting his agency came up short in preventing the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's administration suggested on Tuesday creating a nearly $1 billion trust fund for the environmental clean-up of 90 General Motors Co manufacturing sites in 14 states.