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Mass Protests and the Structure of Power in Contemporary Hong Kong

3 days ago   |   Harvard

Macabe Keliher. Forthcoming. “ Mass Protests and the Structure of Power in Contemporary Hong Kong .” China Review International. Abstract HK protests.pdf Disguised as a review...
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New research reveals the resilience of Scots pine trees to drought

5 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

The research - led by Tom Ovenden of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and published in the British Ecological Society's Journal of Ecology - considered how resilient Scots pine...
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The Gordon Osborn Fund - financial assistance for MKNHS naturalists

8 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Friends, The past twelve months have seen us living alongside a dreadful illness so severe and restrictive to our normal way of life, no other living person has seen the like...
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Green groups promised a racial reckoning in 2020. Is it happening?

9 days ago   |   Grist

So how are green groups doing when it comes to racial and gender diversity? That's a question that feels... especially important... in 2021. For the past four years, the Green...
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Local wildlife summary - Autumn 2020

10 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

(Photo above: Goosander at Wolverton Mill © Julian Lambley) Autumn has been generally mild locally but with heavy rain and floods in October and December. However, this has not...
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MKNHS Annual Photographic Competition 2021

11 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Due to the fact that we are unable to meet in person at the moment and the date for a return to the Cruck Barn is not yet certain, we have decided to run the competition via...
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Lactating grizzly bears use cooling baths to avoid heat stress

12 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Taking a bath to relieve stress isn't unique to humans. Bears do it too, and although they appear to enjoy taking a dip, it probably functions to help them cool down. A recent...
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New Year Plant Hunt: what and when it is, how to take part, and which species to look out for

20 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

The New Year Plant Hunt is an annual event run by the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland when people - whether absolute beginners or experienced naturalists - across...
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Covid tier 3 rules in England: latest restrictions explained

23 days ago   |   The Guardian

What are you allowed to do in a tier 3 area? Tier 1 explained | Tier 2 explained | Tier 4 explained Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Non-essential...
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Covid tier 3 rules in England: latest restrictions explained

24 days ago   |   The Guardian

What are you allowed to do in a tier 3 area? Tier 1 explained | Tier 2 explained | Tier 4 explained Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Non-essential...
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Here's to a better 2021 - and an even better 2200

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