Scientists urge for zero CO2 emissions from fossil fuels

Scientists in Europe have said that the only way to limit the effect of climate change is to bring down the carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels to zero.

EU regulators expected to unconditionally approve Facebook's acquisition of WhatsApp

According to a Reuters report published on Thursday, social network Facebook's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp instant messaging app is likely to receive the unconditional approval of regulators in the European Union

European Scientists Synthesize New Cousin of Graphene, Germanene

A team of European research scientists have successfully synthesized the 2-D material germanene dubbed as 'cousin of graphene'. Germanene does not exist in nature and is made up of a single layer of germanium atoms that are deposited onto a substrate, in a vacuum at high temperature.

European Space Agency to zero in on safe landing site for Philae

Scientists at the European Space Agency (ESA) have revealed that if all goes as per plan, then Philae, a lander riding aboard the agency's Rosetta spacecraft, will touch down on its target - the Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on November 11. It is the first time any space agency will attempt soft comet landing.