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The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission's science and knowledge service which employs scientists to carry out research in order to provide independent scientific advice and support to EU policy.
In this issue: Editorial by Dainius Pavalkis, Lithuanian Minister of Education and Science.
Cover story: Climate change: the trouble ahead and the hope for falling emissions.
Among the news: a new single innovation indicator for measuring the output of Member States, GBIO platform for sharing biodiversity knowledge and the challenge of engaging users in smart grids.
The newsletter also includes briefs on the importance of wild pollinators for the yields of food crops, the first assessment of the e-Inclusion intermediary sector in the EU and new software measuring the impact of cyber-threats against physical infrastructure.