Plastics, naturally

We sit on them, wear them and cook with them: plastics are everywhere. Yet this very versatility and ...

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Biology, Chemistry, Earth science

1000 years of missing science

Yasmin Khan from the Science Museum in London, UK, reveals how deeply our modern civilisation has ...

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History, Science and society

What killed the woolly mammoth?

Climate change is nothing new. Caitlin Sedwick describes how a computer model is helping scientists ...

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Biology, Earth science, History

Intersex: falling outside the norm

Male or female? What are the issues surrounding children for whom the answer is not clear? ...

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Biology, Health