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Barcelona mayor Ada Colau and deputy mayor Janet Sanz aboard the Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior. (Photo: Elisenda Rosanas)

06 July 2019 12:09 PM

Colau’s new plans for Barcelona to tackle the climate crisis

Proposals of low emissions zones and driving restrictions as Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior ship docks in Catalonia
Commuters wait for a metro on the platform. (Photo: Andrea Martínez Gil)

05 July 2019 04:58 PM

Tests to detect asbestos in air of four Barcelona metro stations underway

The company carrying out the tests hope to present results by the end of the month

What will Barcelona's new Supercomputer be capable of and how will it be put to use?

05 July 2019 04:31 PM

Personalized medicine and predictive maintenance - Barcelona’s new Supercomputer

Everything you need to know about Barcelona’s new €200 million Mare Nostrum 5

What will Barcelona's new Supercomputer be capable of and how will it be put to use?

What will Barcelona's new Supercomputer be capable of and how will it be put to use?

Barcelona is getting a new €200 million Supercomputer. But what will it be capable of, how will it be put to use, and what will it mean for Catalonia? You can

The Cruise Norwegian ship Norwegian Pearl that was forced to dock in Barcelona's port due to a technical breakdown. (Photo: Joana Garreta)

05 July 2019 01:41 PM

Cruise ship breakdown leaves 2,500 tourists stranded in Barcelona

The company, Cruise Norwegian, offers passengers a 50% refund
Demonstration against recent sexual assaults and xenophobia in El Masnou this week. (Photo: Jordi Pujolar)

05 July 2019 10:42 AM

Five injured in attack on migrant children’s center

Catalan government denounces the “intolerable” acts

04 July 2019 07:57 PM

Life on Mars? Catalan microchips could help NASA find out

Life on Mars? Catalan microchips could help NASA find out

When Nasa's Mars rover lands on the Red Planet in February 2021, it will be carrying technology designed by researchers from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC). The UPC's Micro and Nano Technologies research group (MNT)

Researchers at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia design microchips for the Mars 2020 NASA mission (by Elisenda Rosanas)

04 July 2019 06:22 PM

Catalan technology to help NASA find life on Mars

Researchers from the Polytechnic University develop sensors to measure wind speed and air temperature on the Red Planet

Aerial view of Ribera d'Ebre fire in southern Catalonia (Quim Vallès/ACN)

04 July 2019 12:54 PM

Thermometers set to rise above 40ºC over the weekend

Temperatures are expected to peak on Saturday, to be followed by storms before conditions stabilize next week
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