Engineers have created 'the whitest paint yet'

Engineers in the US claim to have created ‘the whitest paint yet’ – which they say will help tackle global warming.   The ultra-white coating, developed at Purdue University in Indiana, reflects up to 98.1 per cent of sunlight while sending away infrared heat.  Currently, paints

Google Earth launches new Timelapse tool

Watch time pass before your eyes: Google Earth launches new Timelapse tool that lets you explore how the world has changed over the last four decades Google’s Timelapse tool will be built into the pre-existing Google Earth platform   Will allow users to

Australian Neanderthals used boomerangs to carve stone tools

Not just for throwing! Australian Neanderthals used boomerangs to carve stone tools 500,000 years ago, new analysis reveals Researchers studied 100 ancient boomerangs held at the Australian Museum  They used methods to study the wear on the boomerangs to track their use