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Second Nature raises $10m Series A

1 day ago   |   UKTN

Second Nature, the ‘habit change' programme that combines advice from health experts with tracking technology via a smartphone app to help people build health habits and lose...
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Scientists build ‘British weather proof' solar technology

Scientists build ‘British weather proof' solar technology

4 days ago   |   Metro

Scientists say they have developed solar technology that works even when it's not sunny Scientists claim to have developed solar power technology that produces energy even...
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3D printer straight from sci-fi? New tech makes it possible

3D printer straight from sci-fi? New tech makes it possible

7 days ago   |   TechRadar

A new 3D printing technique allows for the creation of small, finely detailed objects in under 30 seconds from start to finish. EPFL's Laboratory of Applied Photonics Devices...
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A bright and beautiful ‘super snow moon' will light up the sky this weekend

A bright and beautiful ‘super snow moon' will light up the sky this weekend

15 days ago   |   Metro

This weekend's super moon also known as the ‘hunger moon' for a very dark reason The moon will appear bigger and brighter than usual on Sunday as a ‘snow super moon' lights up...
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Powerful new weed compound 30 times stronger than THC discovered in cannabis

Powerful new weed compound 30 times stronger than THC discovered in cannabis

17 days ago   |   Metro

Inside this plant, a chemical could be lurking that's more potent than any of the other compounds we've found in marijuana Scientists have found a new chemical in weed that...
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Amazon told its workers not to criticize its climate policies. They didn't listen

24 days ago   |   Grist

Hundreds of Amazon employees are risking their jobs to speak out about climate change. “We are scared,” an activist employee group said in a tweet on Monday. “But we decided we...
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Legendary tech VC Bill Gurley explains why the IPO 'game is rigged' and why Slack and Spotify's disappointing listings haven't shaken his faith that direct listings will become the norm

Legendary tech VC Bill Gurley explains why the IPO 'game is rigged' and why Slack and Spotify's disappointing listings haven't shaken his faith that direct listings will become the norm

25 days ago   |   Business Insider

Venture capitalist Bill Gurley thinks direct listings - a newer, more streamlined way for companies to go public - will eventually replace the traditional initial public...
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How the Xbox stands between Microsoft and its climate goals

25 days ago   |   Grist

By 2030, Microsoft has pledged to become “carbon negative” - meaning it will remove more carbon from the air than it emits. To do so, the U.S. tech giant announced this month...
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Do carbon offsets really work? It depends on the details

27 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by WIRED and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Last week, JetBlue announced it will offset its 15 billion to 17...
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World's 22 richest men wealthier than all the women in Africa, study finds

1 month ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Startling scale of inequality laid bare as Oxfam report highlights chronically undervalued nature of care work The world's 22 richest men have more combined wealth than all 325...
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Best British wildlife to spot in February

Best British wildlife to spot in February

From fruiting fungus to winter birds, here is selection of the month's best wildlife spectacles from around the British countryside in February. Read more ...

Clash has been deactivated in Rainbow Six Siege - yes, again, really

Clash has been deactivated in Rainbow Six Siege - yes, again, really

Rainbow Six Siege players are once again losing access to Clash. The on-again, off-again, on-again, off-again, on-again, and now off-again Operator is the subject of yet... Read more ...

Chris Packham posts photo of dead badger after horrific act of vandalism

Chris Packham posts photo of dead badger after horrific act of vandalism

Popular nature presenter Chris Packham has once again been targeted by vandals, with the Springwatch host posting a picture of a dead badger tied to the gate of his country... Read more ...

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

Woman quits her job to hike 2,653 miles from Mexico to Canada

Mary ditched her job in medical sales and booked a one-way flight Ever dreamed of ditching your nine-to-five and escaping into nature for months on end? Well, you're about to... Read more ...

Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

Transform your garden into a butterfly paradise

Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly by Peter Hassett , Shenley Church End 17 February 2017 Once abundant, the UK's small tortoiseshell butterfly has experienced a population decline... Read more ...

Changing phenology

Changing phenology

Rising temperatures mean that phenology is changing. Scientific studies using Nature's Calendar data have indicated how phenology is changing and some are beginning to suggest... Read more ...

Number 19: A triple Cheltenham Festival winner that belied his Champion...

Number 19: A triple Cheltenham Festival winner that belied his Champion Hurdle odds for the legendary Dessie Hughes

WITH the Cheltenham Festival now 19 days away, the Sun Racing team will be bringing you their ‘Festival 50' every day between now and 10 March. We will salute the Prestbury... Read more ...

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life but Rumble...

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life but Rumble Boxing completely changed my outlook - here's how it got me excited to work out

I've had a negative relationship with exercise my entire life, due largely to anxiety, feeling personally awkward, and a lack of knowledge and skill in the fitness... Read more ...

Grimshaw releases visuals of Eden Project Foyle with thatched centrepiece

Grimshaw releases visuals of Eden Project Foyle with thatched centrepiece

Grimshaw , the studio behind the Eden Project in Cornwall, has designed an ecological resort in Northern Ireland that will feature a thatched play area and treetop walkways... Read more ...

MKNHS 2019 Photo Competition results published

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