New ‘super-white’ paint reflects 95.5% of light off buildings and may replace air conditioners

Scientists say they have created a new super-white paint that reflects 95.5 percent of the sunlight that hits it.  The new acrylic, developed at Perdue University, remains significantly cooler than the surrounding temperature in both daytime and at night.  The team designed the paint with calcium carbonate fillers to minimize the amount of ultraviolet light the paint … Read more New ‘super-white’ paint reflects 95.5% of light off buildings and may replace air conditioners

India’s capital sees severe smog hours after Donald Trump described the country’s air as ‘filthy’

New Delhi was blanketed in noxious haze Friday as air pollution levels in parts of the city soared to ‘severe’ levels, hours after US President Donald Trump described the air in the vast nation as ‘filthy’. Smoke from agricultural burning, vehicle fumes and industrial emissions – combined with cooler temperatures and slow-moving winds that trap … Read more India’s capital sees severe smog hours after Donald Trump described the country’s air as ‘filthy’

Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change 

‘I am kept awake by climate failures’: Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change Speaking to campaigners, Prince William, 38, said he doesn’t understand why ‘those who have the levers’ don’t do more to tackle climate change emergency Prince said pointing out ‘bad things’ was not always best way … Read more Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change 

Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change 

‘I am kept awake by climate failures’: Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change Speaking to campaigners, Prince William, 38, said he doesn’t understand why ‘those who have the levers’ don’t do more to tackle climate change emergency Prince said pointing out ‘bad things’ was not always best way … Read more Prince William reveals he gets upset over politicians’ failure to combat climate change 

Meghan Markle fans speculate she’s wearing Princess Diana’s emerald aquamarine ring in new photo

Meghan Markle fans have speculated the Duchess of Sussex sported Princess Diana’s ring in a new official photograph with Prince Harry wear she also wears her late mother-in-law’s Cartier watch. In photos released this week, the former actress, 39, wore a favourite suit costing almost £2,300 in total, while her jewellery racked up to a … Read more Meghan Markle fans speculate she’s wearing Princess Diana’s emerald aquamarine ring in new photo

Meghan Markle fans speculate she’s wearing Princess Diana’s emerald aquamarine ring in new photo

Meghan Markle fans have speculated the Duchess of Sussex sported Princess Diana’s ring in a new official photograph with Prince Harry wear she also wears her late mother-in-law’s Cartier watch. In photos released this week, the former actress, 39, wore a favourite suit costing almost £2,300 in total, while her jewellery racked up to a … Read more Meghan Markle fans speculate she’s wearing Princess Diana’s emerald aquamarine ring in new photo

Meghan Markle appears in new official pic with Harry wearing Princess Diana’s $23,000 Cartier watch

Meghan Markle appears in a new official photograph with Prince Harry wearing a  family heirloom once belonging to Princess Diana and the same Alexander McQueen suit she wore to her first evening engagement as a Royal.  The new picture of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was released Friday to coincide with the news the couple will host … Read more Meghan Markle appears in new official pic with Harry wearing Princess Diana’s $23,000 Cartier watch

Meghan Markle appears in new official pic with Harry wearing Princess Diana’s $23,000 Cartier watch

Meghan Markle appears in a new official photograph with Prince Harry wearing a  family heirloom once belonging to Princess Diana and the same Alexander McQueen suit she wore to her first evening engagement as a Royal.  The new picture of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was released Friday to coincide with the news the couple will host … Read more Meghan Markle appears in new official pic with Harry wearing Princess Diana’s $23,000 Cartier watch

Treasures dating back some 9,500 years are revealed by melting glaciers due to climate change

Climate change is creating valuable archaeological sites in the Alpine mountains by melting glaciers and revealing wonders that would have otherwise lay hidden in the ice. Teams recently uncovered a knotted string of plant fibers some 6,000 years old, an ancient wooden figurine, laced shoes with remains of a prehistoric man dating back to 2,800 … Read more Treasures dating back some 9,500 years are revealed by melting glaciers due to climate change

Treasures dating back some 9,500 years are revealed by melting glaciers due to climate change

Climate change is creating valuable archaeological sites in the Alpine mountains by melting glaciers and revealing wonders that would have otherwise lay hidden in the ice. Teams recently uncovered a knotted string of plant fibers some 6,000 years old, an ancient wooden figurine, laced shoes with remains of a prehistoric man dating back to 2,800 … Read more Treasures dating back some 9,500 years are revealed by melting glaciers due to climate change