A novel pesticide made from spider venom has been found to be safe for honeybees despite being highly toxic to a number of key insect pests.
The European Union (EU) has decided that plastic shopping bags are the new scourge of society – they clog landfill sites, pollute rivers and litter town centres – so it is on a mission to start weaning its citizens off them.
Is uncorking headed for the dustbin?
The webinar begins by asking the question “Why is the Earth’s surface the temperature it is?”.
With the ever increasing change in the global economic demographics it is time to consider just what impact this has beyond the already accepted increase in healthcare costs.
presented on 19 Nov 2013
Poster by Dr. Alessandro Poma, Dr. Yao Xu and Dr. Nicholas Turner
Poster by Zheling Li, Robert J. Young and Ian A. Kinloch
Poster by Victoria J. Wickens, Mike P. Garratt, Alison P. Bailey and Simon G. Potts
Poster by Jennifer Wickens, Stuart Roberts, Alison Bailey and Simon G. Potts
Poster by Nicholas J. Race and Dr. John F. Bower
Poster by Callie Seaman, Bryn Flinders and Malcolm Clench
Imagine if you lost all of the scientific data you’d been collecting for four years. This nightmare situation actually happened to biologist Billy Hinchen, whose laptop and all his backup hard drives were stolen.
Thin layer chromatography is a widely used separation tool for a vast range of applications; however, the separation efficiency can at times be low.
Possibly the most famous literary association with cheese occurs in Émile Zola’s novel, Le Ventre de Paris (The Belly of Paris), which describes the cheese stall where the Roqueforts ‘under their glass covers also had a princely air
Anita Zeidler (University of Bath) has been awarded the 2014 B T M Willis Prize for neutron scattering in recognition of her studies of a wide range of materials including water, and their interactions at the atomic and molecular level.
Food security has increased during 2013, according to the DuPont-sponsored 2014 Global Food Security Index from The Economist Intelligence Unit.
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