Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

October 11, 2015
To reach CO2, energy goals, combine technologies with stable policies: World electricity firms
In a report to the upcoming climate summit (COP21, Paris), the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership, a nonprofit association formed by 11 world-leading electricity firms, catalogs the state of existing and emerging technologies to generate, distribute, store and reduce the use of electricity.

Lifestyle factors driving more bowel cancer deaths in European men, trends study shows
A new study into rates of bowel (colorectal) cancer in Europe reveals a significant reduction in deaths from the disease in women, but more deaths in men.

Sight set on tracking threatened species: QUT research
QUT expert statistics researcher Professor Kerrie Mengersen is helping conservation efforts for endangered animals utilizing science and statistics with virtual reality. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to