It was a dark, clear sky, the sun was hurling particles into space, and colours danced over the UK. The aurora borealis made a special appearance.
UEA researchers have found a key gene for producing sulphur molecules. Dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) are marine molecules which generate more than one billion tonnes annually by the process of marine phytoplankton (microscopic plant-like cells), seaweed and bacteria. Once marine microorganisms break...
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...
Anna Grieve reveals 15 scientific facts about sex that you may not have been aware of before
Layla Richard’s story is remarkable and a world first. On the day before her first birthday, Layla’s parents received the devastating news that her treatments were unsuccessful and her leukaemia was terminal. Now, just months later, Layla is not...
The Eiffel Tower, one of the world’s most iconic landmarks is also now one of the greenest after the installation of two wind turbines last week. The tower, erected in 1889 has gone nearly 30 years without any upgrades. With...