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Watching the birds
How the UK's birds of prey were saved from the malign effects of 20th-century pesticides.
Feature | 13 Nov 2015
What's past is prologue
Two former chief executives tell us what they valued most about their time at NERC.
Feature | 27 Oct 2015
Shutting the flood gates
How science has helped us limit the harmful effects of flooding.
Feature | 19 Oct 2015
NERC then and now
The past may be a foreign country, but when it comes to the ancient history of the.
Feature | 5 Oct 2015
A model approach
Dame Julia Slingo looks back on a half-century of developments in climate modelling.
Feature | 18 Sep 2015
The failure of genomics
Biology is in the grip of a genomics revolution - but has it taken a wrong turn?
Feature | 4 Sep 2015
Exploring the precious ecosystems of the UK's biggest military training ground.
Feature | 21 Aug 2015
Much ado about moths
What's up with British moths?
Feature | 30 Jul 2015
The pull of charisma
Why do less-known species deserve more of the limelight?
Feature | 20 Jul 2015
Ocean acidification - how will marine life cope?
Exploring the effects of our CO2 emissions on ocean biodiversity.
Feature | 10 Jul 2015
Piling it on
How is marine renewable energy affecting sea life?
Feature | 29 Jun 2015
A new history of Antarctic ice
Bringing together what we know to reveal a complex, dynamic Antarctic.
Feature | 19 Jun 2015