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How a victory for a small bog could herald a new era for conservation

13 hours ago   |   New Scientist

Against the odds, a tiny wildlife retreat has won the day in a battle with developers. It is a sign that attitudes may finally be changing for the better, says Graham Lawton
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City Nature Challenge 2020 - what happened?

City Nature Challenge 2020 - what happened?

17 hours ago   |   Bristol Natural History Consortium

Over 4 epic days the residents of Bristol and Bath set about exploring nature on their doorstep to help put local wildlife on the map for City Nature Challenge alongside 244...
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WATCH: Johnson at Liaison Committee. Clark raises Cummings without naming him. And poses an important policy question

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

Is staying at home compulsory or can people use their judgement if they're contacted by a contact tracer? asks Conservative Greg Clark Boris Johnson says the government is...
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JOIN US for our first ever ConservativeHome Live online event with Matt Ridley

1 day ago   |   Conservative Home

I'm very pleased to announce a new venture for our site: ConservativeHome Live, a series of online events in which our readers will get the chance to hear from and put their...
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Another “can't believe this actually happened”

2 days ago   |   Harvard

I know I have written this before but here is another case of I can't believe that this has actually happened. Trump tweeted over Memorial day weekend about the MSNBC host and...
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Ancient recipes helped scientists resurrect a long-lost blue hue | Science News for Students

2 days ago   |   Science News for Students

Ancient recipes helped scientists resurrect a long-lost blue hue | Science News for Students : Scientists have resurrected a purple-blue hue that had been lost to time. Called...
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How the coronavirus pandemic is affecting wildlife and conservation

7 days ago   |   New Scientist

Poaching is up, zoos are running out of money, and conservation funding has been slashed. But there's hope the pandemic could make biodiversity a higher priority
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Boris Johnson turns to polling and ‘common sense'

Boris Johnson turns to polling and ‘common sense'

16 days ago   |   Politico

LONDON - Boris Johnson's new coronavirus plan is a blend - plenty of science, a sprinkling of conservative ideology and more than a dash of Dominic Cummings. The U.K...
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Mitoregulin Controls β-Oxidation in Human and Mouse Adipocytes

20 days ago   |   Harvard

Max Friesen, Curtis R Warren, Haojie Yu, Takafumi Toyohara, Qiurong Ding, Mary HC Florido, Carolyn Sayre, Benjamin D Pope, Loyal A Goff, John L Rinn, and Chad A Cowan. 2020. “...
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The War On Science Isn't Coming From The Right

23 days ago   |   Roi Investing

We've been told conservatives don't believe in science and that there's a “Republican war on science.” X But John Tierney, who's written about science for The New York Times...
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Boris Johnson Tries To Stop Scientists Answering Questions About Dominic...

Boris Johnson Tries To Stop Scientists Answering Questions About Dominic Cummings

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Boris Johnson has tried to prevent his two top science... Read more ...

SpaceX crew launch comes with new weather constraints for downrange aborts

SpaceX crew launch comes with new weather constraints for downrange aborts

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon spacecraft stand on launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls Mission managers will be closely... Read more ...

Coronavirus breakthrough as ‘several' vaccines READY by the end of the year

Coronavirus breakthrough as ‘several' vaccines READY by the end of the year

CORONAVIRUS VACCINE hopes have seen a major boost as AstraZeneca claims ‘several' will be ready by the end of the year. Read more ...

NASA unveils Mars Perseverance Rover instruments to search for alien life...

NASA unveils Mars Perseverance Rover instruments to search for alien life 'fingerprint'

NASA has revealed how two new instruments on the Mars Perseverance rover will scan for signs of ancient alien life. Read more ...

Spacex Crew Dragon: How do astronauts go to the toilet?

Spacex Crew Dragon: How do astronauts go to the toilet?

SPACEX Crew Dragon boasts an array of exciting cutting-edge tech for ferrying NASA astronauts to and from the International Space Station. One notable addition is a new toilet... Read more ...

Asteroid shock: Ryugu and Bennu were 'formed from destruction of parent...

Asteroid shock: Ryugu and Bennu were 'formed from destruction of parent space rock'

ASTEROIDS Ryugu and Bennu may both be chunks of the same parent space rock created from a cosmic collision, astronomers have announced. Read more ...

NASA news: Space agency released stunning image of Jupiter in all its glory

NASA news: Space agency released stunning image of Jupiter in all its glory

NASA has released a stunning image of Jupiter which shows the huge gas giant in all its glory. Read more ...

China pollution levels shoot back up as coronavirus lockdown eased - NASA

China pollution levels shoot back up as coronavirus lockdown eased - NASA

POLLUTION levels in China have bounced back strongly after NASA had noticed a lull in nitrogen dioxide in the air in China during lockdown. Read more ...

Black hole: THIS is what would happen if you got close to a black hole

Black hole: THIS is what would happen if you got close to a black hole

AN ASTRONOMER has revealed what would happen if you were to ever get near to a black hole, with the intense gravitational pull creating a friction which would burn you alive. Read more ...

City Nature Challenge 2020 - what happened?

City Nature Challenge 2020 - what happened?

Over 4 epic days the residents of Bristol and Bath set about exploring nature on their doorstep to help put local wildlife on the map for City Nature Challenge alongside 244... Read more ...