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Dec 04 2017
European Union firms have significantly increased their investments in research and development (R&D), rising above the world's average growth rate.
Nov 30 2017
Over 30 years of JRC scientific collaboration with Africa have been compiled in one publication, "Science for the AU-EU Partnership - Building knowledge for sustainable development".
Nov 30 2017
Today the High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) published a Scientific Opinion on food from the oceans, to which the JRC contributed with knowledge and data on fisheries and aquaculture.
Nov 28 2017

Damage to critical infrastructure caused by climate hazards could triple by the 2020s and multiply over ten-fold by the end of the century.

Nov 28 2017
For the third time, Members of the European Parliament, policy-makers from EU institutions, Member States, national parliaments, regional authorities meet scientists. This year's edition focuses on the role of science in a post-fact society.
Nov 24 2017
The JRC's scientific input formed the basis for key observations in the European Commission’s 3rd State of the Energy Union report, which tracks progress made over the past year and looks to the year ahead.
Nov 23 2017
A JRC analysis of potential climate change and mitigation impacts on global agriculture looks to 2050 and highlights the importance of careful policy design.
Nov 22 2017
Almost all (79 out of 85) laboratories were able to quickly and accurately determine the amount of fipronil and its main degradation product, fipronil sulfone, in the test materials.
Nov 16 2017
The European Commission published an Air Quality Atlas for Europe that maps the origins of fine particulate matter in Europe's largest cities.
Nov 16 2017
Some bioenergy and biofuel pathways have higher greenhouse gas savings than others, according to the latest data published by the JRC.