I’m not a scientist but, I’d love to see more easily accessible and reliable scientific information on social media/everyday life. The current media stream puts out a lot of science based content, but like many others, I am often unsure...
New research here at UEA suggests that bacteria found in muddy coastal areas may help to cool down the Earth’s temperature. Professor Jonathan Todd and his team found that microorganisms break down DMSP (Dimethylsulfoniopropionate) to release the climate cooling...
Houseplants have hit student accommodation by storm and seem to be on almost every window sill or bookshelf. Whatever shape, colour or size, there is an option out there suitable for everyone. They are aesthetically pleasing, inexpensive, and require...
 Did you know the term ‘Hay Fever’ comes from the assumption that symptoms associated with an allergy to pollen were brought on by hay? In the future, pollen allergy is likely to increase due to climate change and currently...
It is well known that there is a link between sleep disturbance and dementia. Good sleep is essential to maintain cognitive activity such as memory recall - a task people with dementia often struggle with as the disease progresses. However,...
Revive Eco, a Scottish company set up by entrepreneurs Fergus Moore and Scott Kennedy, claims that recycled waste coffee grounds could be a worthy opponent for palm oil. The co-founders of the company developed their idea while working in...