France bans sales of combustion engines from 2040

France bans sales of combustion engines from 2040

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF The days of the century old combustion engine are numbered as some of the world’s largest car markets turn to electric vehicles instead.   France will follow in the footsteps of Germany and India, who both recently announced plans to end the sales of combustion engines...

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World first as Chinese scientists teleport particles 300km into space

World first as Chinese scientists teleport particles 300km into space

WHY THIS MATTERS IN BRIEF Teleportation is the ultimate sci-fi dream, and scientists are getting better at teleporting quantum particles further than ever before but teleporting real objects is still a long way away.   Earlier this week Chinese scientists managed to teleport an object from Earth and into space,...

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