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An encounter with ET may be far closer than we think. Scientists have revealed that Enceladus, a moon of Saturn, could be home to a large body of water, meaning we may be near to finding extraterrestrial life in our solar system. The journal Science has published evidence from the Cassini spacecraft's orbit of Saturn which points to 'a 10-kilometer-thick layer of water beneath the south polar region [of Enceladus], if not the entire moon. Quality validation date: 2014-04-09 [read more]
An EU-funded project investigating how oxygen in the air millions of years ago might have affected the evolution of plants is making important discoveries that could inform our approach to climate change, space exploration and ensuring future food supplies. [read more]
The new standards will cover safety, security, privacy, data protection, insurance and liability. The aim is to allow European industry to become a global leader in the market for this emerging technology, while at the same time ensuring that all the necessary safeguards are in place. [read more]
Source: EU News - Science and Technology
The second Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Stakeholder Forum was held on 7 and 8 April at the Hannover Messe, the world’s leading trade fair for industrial technology. The event was organised by the JRC and the Commission's Directorate-General for Environment (DG ENV), both responsible for the set-up of the Environmental Technology Verification pilot programme. [read more]
A Danish company has developed a series of machines that can quite literally see the unseen. The silver machines use low-energy x-rays to peer inside a product, and highlight faults that other scanners fail to spot. [read more]
Published on: 07-April-2014 As of April 1, ITEA's quality management system meets the requirements of the standard ISO 9001:2008. This certification is part of the implementation of several impr (...) [read more]
Published on: 07-April-2014 Organised since 2010, the Week of Innovative Regions in Europe, or WIRE, is the occasion of a yearly conference on the topic of innovation-support policies at regional (...) [read more]
The F4E summer studentship programme is the perfect opportunity to learn more about F4E, ITER and working in a European environment. [read more]
Source: Fusion for Energy - news
Published on: 07-April-2014 On March 26, a kick-off event for ITEA 3, the new mandate of the EUREKA (...) [read more]
10 French innovators under 35 will be awarded by the MIT Technology Review during the event 'Innovateurs de Moins de 35 Ans' on April 9 in Paris. [read more]