Scientists crack the code of shell strength, paving the way for safer eggs

Scientists crack the code of shell strength, paving the way for safer eggs

Updated March 31, 2018 19:09:49 Photo: Understanding why egg shells are strong can help breeders create stronger eggs. (YouTube: McGill University) Scientists now have the solution to a long-standing egg riddle — and it could lower your chances of food poisoning. Key points: Shells contains nanostructured minerals associated with the …

Florida officials met hours before bridge collapse, concluded crack not a safety concern

Florida officials met hours before bridge collapse, concluded crack not a safety concern

Updated March 18, 2018 18:52:28 Photo: An engineer left a voicemail about a crack in the pedestrian bridge before it collapsed. (AP: DroneBase) Engineers, state and university officials met hours before a new pedestrian bridge collapsed in southern Florida, killing six people, but concluded a crack in the structure was …

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American could take years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 17:59:44 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company has admitted it could take years to fix the logistical …

Chinese authorities use facial recognition, public shaming to crack down on jaywalking, criminals

Chinese authorities use facial recognition, public shaming to crack down on jaywalking, criminals

Updated March 20, 2018 21:52:43 Photo: The Shenzhen traffic police website publishes the photos and identification details of offenders. (Supplied: Shenzhen Traffic Police) Related Story: The rise of the Chinese robots, and what it means for humanity Related Story: China catching up to US in race towards artificial intelligence In …

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Anglo American to take two years to build new road after causing earthquake-sized crack in Moura

Updated March 22, 2018 15:46:00 Video: Road cracks strand central Queensland community (ABC News) Related Story: Miner blasted by road users isolated for months by earthquake-like crack Related Story: Earthquake-like crack frightens Queensland drivers in coal belt A mining company says it will take two years to fix the logistical …