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Treat sofas like electronic waste, say scientists

NEWS: Untreated furniture waste could leak harmful chemicals from landfill

Our ancestors milked cows in frozen Finland

NEWS: People in northern Europe started farming dairy cows 4500 years ago

It's a microbial world

FEATURE: A glimpse into the tiny, ancient world of marine microorganisms

Underground amphibians evolved unique ear

NEWS: Caecilians developed oversized organ in ears

Our ancestors milked cows in frozen Finland

It's a microbial world

Underground amphibians evolved unique ear

Treat sofas like electronic waste, say scientists

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Treat sofas like electronic waste, say scientists

Untreated furniture waste could leak harmful chemicals from landfill.

31 July 2014

Dairy cows

Our ancestors milked cows in frozen Finland

People in northern Europe started farming dairy cows 4500 years ago.

30 July 2014

X-ray of leaf fossil

Using X-rays to look inside ancient leaves

Synchrotron imaging shows up biochemistry of 50Mya leaves.

22 July 2014

Wildflower meadow  at Swinethorpe

How an urban meadow is boosting biodiversity

What does urban greenery mean for wildlife and well-being?

8 July 2014

Microbes

It's a microbial world

25 July 2014

When we think about marine life the big stuff usually springs to mind: fish, sharks and whales. But these creatures are far outnumbered by their much smaller, much older, distant relatives. Take a glimpse into the world of microbes and the many things they can tell us.

Sex and bugs tent

Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll

Communicating science amid the mud and mayhem of Britain's music festivals.

18 July 2014


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PLANET EARTH
Summer 2014

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