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Fur seal evolution outpaced by climate change

NEWS: Genetic traits that help females to survive are not passed on

Parenthood stresses banded mongooses out

NEWS: Mongooses find parenting so hard, they're less caring in the future

Bats use polarised light to navigate

NEWS: They use patterns in the sky to calibrate their magnetic compass

Ancient grassland species take a century to return

NEWS: Old chalk grasslands take 100yrs+ to recover from farming disturbance

Parenthood stresses banded mongooses out

Bats use polarised light to navigate

Ancient grassland species take a century to return

Fur seal evolution outpaced by climate change

Antarctic fur seal and newborn pup

Fur seal evolution outpaced by climate change

Genetic traits that help females to survive are not passed on.

23 July 2014

Banded mongooses resting after working hard to take care of their pups

Parenthood stresses banded mongooses out

Mongooses find parenting so hard, they're less caring in the future.

23 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

Sex and bugs tent

Sex & Bugs & Rock 'n Roll

18 July 2014

There are many places you would expect to find out about science, but alongside your favourite music act probably isn't one of them. Researchers took their science on the road to the mud and mayhem of Britain's music festivals.

Spectacular cliff section hundreds of metres high at Cape Washington

The death of the Sirius debate

How volcanic research is clearing up the history of Antarctica's ice sheet.

11 July 2014


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PLANET EARTH
Summer 2014

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