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electric mobility

Electricity: The Future of Mobility

When the conversation turns to the future of mobility, everyone talks about electric vehicles. However, electric drive systems are actually older than combustion engines. Back in 1879, Werner von Siemens presented the first electrically powered locomotive at the Berlin Industrial Exposition. This was followed 18

Food & Beverage Trends for 2016-17

Food & Beverage Trends for 2016-17: Infographics

2016-17 food & beverage trends predictions, including the social and cultural trends influencing the sector, the big 10 food and beverage mega trends and over 100 sub food trends, as well as the influencing cuisines map and the key sweet & savoury ‘flavour markers’ for

E-cigarettes

E-cigarettes as quit-smoking aids

E-cigarettes may have helped about 18,000 people in England to give up smoking last year and there is no evidence of any serious side effects associated with their use for up to two years, according to studies published on Tuesday. Researchers at University College London

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome due to Metabolite abnormalities

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also called myalgic encephalomyelitis, is a complex disorder characterized by malaise, sleep problems, and pain. The cause of the condition is unclear and difficult to diagnose and treat. A metabolomics study now reveals a characteristic chemical signature of the condition in