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Pacific an Exhibition by Sax Impey

The work draws upon the unique experiences of the 60 day voyage, including both extraordinary landfalls and the time spent sailing one of the most remote parts of the ocean....

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Have a Wee Drink? Urine Trouble if You Don’t

Taste test gauges how recycled wastewater performs against bottled and tap water...

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Buzz, Feed? Keeping up with the Bees

Worldwide importance of honey bees for natural habitats captured in new report...

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Astronauts Can Now Identify Genes in Space

First-ever sample-to-sequence process entirely aboard a space station...

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Did You Guess the Winners of Global Warming?

Climate change may favor large plant eaters over small competitors ...

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The Physics of Coffee and How They’ll Fix Oceans

Layering in cafe lattes yields insights for engineering, medicine and environment...

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Greenouse Gases, Atmospheric Methane – Cows Say ‘It Wasn’t Us!’

Researchers establish long-sought source of ocean methane ...

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Do Mekong River Dams Need to Ruin Villages?

Towards an algorithm for dam operators that will increase fish harvests and still generate power...

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Glycine: Cheap, Readily Available Energy. But From Where?

Researchers generate electricity from low-cost biomaterial ...

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The Many Uses of Dead Baby Whales

Blue Planet II's weekly reminder that you are a sh*t...

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Alchemical Ponderings – Where Exactly Does Gold Come From?

An international group of scientists reveals the mystery about the origin of gold ...

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The Flip Side: Are Blue Whales Left or Right ‘Handed’?

Scientists discover most blue whales are 'right-handed' - except when they swim upward ...

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Be Nice to Cows, Science Says So

Brazilian study shows how small changes on farms can lower stress levels of cattle...

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Mega-Rats! Does Accelerated Living = Accelerated Evolution?

Explosion of rats, clovers, bedbugs, mosquitoes unintended evolutionary consequence of urbanization...

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Don’t Throw Stones! Inside the Smart Solar Greenhouse

Solar greenhouses generate electricity and grow healthy crops ...

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The Trump Effect: Blaming Liberals for Ecology

Rise of populism affects wildlife management in US ...

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Avoiding Mouldy Wine? Nature Knows Best

Wild grape yeast could be more effective than pesticides in preventing grape molds ...

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Want More Attentive Kids? Get Them to the Green Spaces

Living close to green spaces is associated with better attention in children ...

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Cycling London’s Undercurrents: The Curve of the Tyburn

Following the hidden rivers of London is an exercise in history, sociology, architecture... and exercise...

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Good News: We Can Terraform Mars. Bad News: It’ll Stink

A mission to Mars could make its own oxygen thanks to plasma technology ...

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Geometry, Dreams and Light: Stuart Forbes [Interview]

Stuart Forbes on Richard Rogers, Architecture and the Grand Process...

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Broccoli: Love it? Hate it? Shut Up and Eat It.

Broccoli: Because a windy butt's better than a leaky gut...

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Desalination: Cleaner, Better Ways to Turn Deserts Green

MIT researchers tackle what happens when the river runs dry...

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Ctrl+Alt+Psilocibin: How Magic Mushrooms Reset Depressed Brains

Magic mushrooms may 'reset' the brains of depressed patients ...

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Love the Sea? Clean the Sea!

People's love of the seas could be the key for plastic pollution solution...

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Hurricanes are Real, Even if You Deny Climate Change

Post-Irma, the desperate pseudoscience of deniers is a cacophony of crazy ...

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Repairing the Rainforest – It Works!

Restored forest now shelters dozens of endangered species ...

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Nature Imagery Soothes Prisoners

Nature images, shown to people deprived of access to nature, can reduce tension and help defuse anger...

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Greening Jungles with Orange Peel

How orange peels revived a Costa Rican forest ...

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I haven’t jumped on the Corbyn express: Chris T-T: Interview (Part Two)

'If you sing about anything other than universal themes, you put people off'...

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