Kent Olofsson

Kent Olofsson

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🏭 The EU's carbon dioxide emissions are decreasing

High energy prices and more renewable electricity have reduced EU countries' carbon dioxide emissions in recent months.

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🌿 Genetically modified plant is 30 times better at cleaning the air

By modifying a few genes in an ordinary golden vine, it is possible to increase the plant's ability to clean air and also make it clean the air from more kinds of particles.

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πŸ§˜β€β™€οΈ Mindfulness can work just as well as antidepressants

Meditation can serve as an alternative to antidepressants for those suffering from anxiety.

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🧠 Screening for stroke can save both money and lives

A simple screening can show who has atrial fibrillation and who therefore needs blood thinners to reduce the risk of stroke.

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πŸ’Š Optimized Parkinson's treatment increases patients' quality of life

By adapting the medication to each individual, it is possible to improve the effect of the treatment of Parkinson's disease.

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πŸŒ‰ The mobile phone can measure the strength of bridges

An ordinary mobile phone can work as part of an early warning system that shows if a bridge needs maintenance to keep traffic flowing.

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πŸ”‹ Batteries last 50 percent longer with new material

A new material might make it possible to not have to replace fixed batteries as often as is currently needed.

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β™» Carbon dioxide separation and storage break records

The number of projects for carbon dioxide separation and storage has increased by 44 percent compared to last year.

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πŸ’» New chip breaks world record in data transmission

A new optical chip can transfer twice as much data with a single laser as the entire internet can currently handle.

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🏠 China's new wind facility to light up 13 million homes

An offshore wind facility with thousands of wind turbines will become China's largest wind farm.

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πŸ’– Visualization will provide better and safer heart operations

In the future, a model will be able to simulate heart operations and show which procedure is best for each individual patient.

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πŸ”‹ New battery can provide faster fast-charging for electric cars

Better regulation of the battery's temperature during charging will provide fast charging even for smaller batteries and guarantee that a charge does not take more than ten minutes.