Volvo becomes the first premium car maker to go all electric

Starting 2019 onwards, all vehicles manufactured by veteran automaker Volvo will either be hybrid or electric. According to Håkan Samuelsson, Volvo Car Group’s president and CEO, « We are convinced that the future of Volvo is electric. » COMMITTED TO ELECTRIFICATION Electric vehicles are quickly becoming the future of automobiles, thanks to efforts by both veteran car…

France just announced radical changes to the country’s climate policy

The newly elected French government announced ambitious measures to decrease reliance on fossil fuels, promote sustainability, and support the environment.  FRANCE’S GREEN FUTURE As part of the Paris Agreement, French Environment Minister Nicolas Hulot has announced a series of measures to make France a carbon neutral and more sustainable country by 2050. Most prominent among the goals…

The most detailed ever scan of the wiring of the human brain has been produced

The world’s most intricate imaging of the brain’s internal wiring has been made by scientists at Cardiff University. It could provide unprecedented insight into the causes of conditions such as dementia, schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis New images produced by scientists at Cardiff University show the human brain in unrivalled detail. In a collaboration between the…