The Entrepreneur Taking Innovation Off The Beaten Track In Brazil

The Salvador-based innovator is working to decentralize projects and venture capital investments Mari Cobra After building a powerful network and attracting visibility with a raft of major initiatives around innovation, futurism and social impact, Monique Evelle readies the next step of her trajectory. The entrepreneur and activist is working toContinue Reading

Lake County News,California - The ocean is full of tiny plastic particles – we found a way to track them with satellites

Plastic fragments washed onto Schiavonea beach in Calabria, Italy, in a 2019 storm. Alfonso Di Vincenzo/KONTROLAB /LightRocket via Getty Images Plastic is the most common type of debris floating in the world’s oceans. Waves and sunlight break much of it down into smaller particles called microplastics – fragments less thanContinue Reading

Newly designed e-skin has potential to track skin cancer

MIT engineers and researchers in South Korea have developed a sweat-proof “electronic skin” — a conformable, sensor-embedded sticky patch that monitors a person’s health without malfunctioning or peeling away, even when a wearer is perspiring. The patch is patterned with artificial sweat ducts, similar to pores in human skin, thatContinue Reading

Eyesea enlists shipping industry help to track plastic pollution

About 71% of the Earth’s surface is covered in water meaning that protecting the oceans is paramount to the well-being of our planet. Meeting the demands of a growing population has led manufacturing companies to produce increasing numbers of products for consumers which ultimately results in more waste being producedContinue Reading