Neuroscientists at the University of Oxford are investigating the pathways that lead to dopamine transmission in the brain; their observations challenge long-held beliefs surrounding neural function in this area and could have implications for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and addiction
IEEE PES’s Executive Director Patrick Ryan outlines the Society’s scope, highlighting its growing presence as a leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power and energy for the betterment of the global society
The gap between the numbers of STEM jobs versus the number of highly skilled professionals ready to fulfil these positions is a problem that appears to be growing. International Innovation examines how industries and governments are adapting to meet the needs of an increasingly technological world
Circly, the new Finnish social networking service for the elderly, is currently seeking crowdfunding investment of €50,000 on FundedByMe to provide a digital solution for gaps in the provision of healthcare and social interaction. The objective of this new platform, better known as Pieni pirri Oy in Finland, is to offer support for elderly individuals…
International Innovation takes a look at the efforts underway around the globe to build resilience in the world’s ever-growing cities and megacities.
Could eating insects bolster food security while bringing both environmental and health benefits?
The future of the planet rests in the hands of young biotechnologists working to perfect the science, asserts Professor Satyahari Dey of the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur. International Innovation spoke with Dey at the 16th European Congress on Biotechnology about his work in the field, both as a researcher and a mentor.