sustainability

The largest of these mega-cities already exceeds 60 million people. In China, the region of Guangdong province around the Pearl River estuary now known as the Greater Bay Area effectively merges 11 cities, from Macao all the way around to Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Hong Kong.

Fermented foods and fibre may lower stress levels – new study

When it comes to dealing with stress, we’re often told the best things we can do are exercise, make time for our favourite activities or try meditation or mindfulness.

But the kinds of foods we eat may also be an effective way of dealing with stress, according to research published by me and other members of APC Microbiome Ireland. Our latest study has shown that eating more fermented foods and fibre daily for just four weeks had a significant effect on lowering perceived stress levels.

Siemens TIA Portal V18 now enables engineering efficiency thanks to more functionalities for team collaboration

The new version of Siemens the TIA Portal once again boosts engineering efficiency and offers optimized functionalities for multi-user engineering. This means that users can now work in teams and in parallel on projects and build and manage shared libraries. Access rights can be assigned either individually or group-specifically, which makes collaboration more flexible.

Siemens turns 175

• Founded as a courtyard workshop in Berlin on October 1, 1847.• Around four million people employed worldwide to date since 1847.• Current global market leader in automation, electrification, digitalization and transportation.• Celebration in Berlin with German Federal Chancellor Olaf… Read More ›

Siemens enables the start-up  “You  Mawo”  in offering bespoke eyeglass frames in such a way that they are accessible,  affordable,  and sustainable.

Siemens enables the start-up You Mawo in offering bespoke eyeglass frames in such a way that they are accessible, affordable, and sustainable for a broad market and You Mawo can have them produced in an economically cost-effective and responsible way. The customization process considers parameters such as design, a perfect fit for the person wearing the glasses, and color.