US researchers test groundwater as fracking spreads into Ohio

A team of researchers from the University of Cincinnati have been testing groundwater in Ohio’s Carroll County (pictured) ahead of shale gas drilling that’s expected to spread into the area over the next few years. The team took samples from 25 wells in the county every three to four months for a year. The samples […]

US researchers develop solar-powered food storage unit

A food storage device which runs on solar energy could soon be rolled-out in India to help cut the nation’s food waste. Named the SolerCool (pictured), the container has a solar panel covered roof that supplies energy to the cooler inside. The system also works as a solar generator, which stores energy to provide a […]