Heat-Proofing Crops

As temperatures rise and prolonged periods of droughts increase, agricultural scientists in Southeast Asia are developing heat-resistant crops to ensure that the region stays fed.

The Oceans Are Running A Fever

Increasing marine heatwaves are breaking the resilience of aquatic life with long-term consequences for coastal communities.
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The Power Of Waste Heat

Scientists from South Korea used 3D printing to develop thermoelectric inks, which helped design tubes that can convert waste heat into electricity.

Quantum Mechanics ‘Locks’ Heat In Place

Scientists in Singapore have discovered how to ‘lock’ heat in place using two rotating metal rings.

An Invisibility Cloak Based On Kevlar Fibers

Scientists in China have devised an aerogel that can hide a hot object from infrared detection.