In conservation, success stories can sometimes seem elusive. This is a problem, as constant doom and gloom can potentially undermine support for various projects, or simply give people the impression that it doesn’t matter what we do because the...
In the words of Salt ‘n’ Pepa, ‘Let’s talk about sex, baby’. But what if sex was the last thing on your mind and even the thought of it made you uneasy? In today’s society, people are very open to...
Research published in The FASEB Journal revealed how a cellular process during squirrels’ hibernations could prevent brain damage. A protective stage present in hibernation results in squirrels suffering no consequences from reduced blood flow and oxygen to the brain. Researchers...
Diamond sells for $21m in auction.
EDF Energy and China General Nuclear Power Corporation have reached an agreement to build a new nuclear reactor at Hinkley Point, Somerset. The plant at is expected to be generating electricity by 2025 and will power six million homes. EDF...
A new investigation has revealed that the temperature in Antarctica reached a record high of 17.5 degrees Celsius in 2015. Average temperatures have also increased in the region, home to the South Pole, which holds much of the globe’s polar...