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Oldest cave painting of an animal discovered in Borneo

November 7, 2018 AmA 0

Scientists spent several days trekking through rural Borneo to find the 40,000-year-old artwork. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-46131792

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Morbid exhibits of UCL’s Pathology Museum

November 5, 2018 AmA 0

Christa Larwood visits the UCL Pathology Museum usually reserved for the eyes of medical students. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45969368

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How to save trees from extinction

November 3, 2018 AmA 0

The world is losing plants at an unprecedented rate with around one in five thought to be at risk of extinction. The race is on to store back-up copies in seed banks. View Full Article [Read More]

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Fireworks: How do they work and how are they made?

November 3, 2018 AmA 0

The surprisingly simple science behind the clever chemistry that helps your night go off with a bang. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-46075239

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Brecon project gives water vole a fighting chance

October 31, 2018 AmA 0

A Powys captive breeding project aims to give water voles a fighting chance of a revival. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-46020113

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Are hydrogen trains the future of UK travel?

October 29, 2018 AmA 0

Trains that emit pure water could be in the UK by the “early 2020s”, according to the government. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45985510

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Potholes: Why do we have so many of them?

October 29, 2018 AmA 0

The chancellor says councils in England will get an extra £420m in his Budget to fix potholes. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46012348

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Illegally smuggled chimp safely rehomed in Dorset

October 24, 2018 AmA 0

Naree was illegally smuggled to Thailand and forced to perform in a circus. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-dorset-45958393

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New Forest brothers show off UK’s biggest ever pumpkin

October 19, 2018 AmA 0

Twin brothers have been showing off the biggest pumpkin ever to have been grown indoors in the UK. View Full Article at: BBC News – Science and Environment https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hampshire-45890141