If all of humanity was wiped out tomorrow, it's estimated that the natural world would take at least five million years to recover from the damage humans have done to the world.
Jan. 19, 2021 • ~6 min
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Our study is the first to research the impact of online misinformation on biological invasions.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~8 min
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Out of the 400 plus chemical compounds in the cannabis plant, CBD and THC are only the most well-known, and researched, cannabinoids.
Dec. 21, 2020 • ~8 min
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Singapore has approved 'chicken bites' containing meat grown in vitro. But not all animal advocates are happy about this.
Dec. 8, 2020 • ~6 min
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The Singapore Food Agency has approved US food company Eat Just's cultured 'chicken bites' for sale.
Dec. 3, 2020 • ~7 min
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Almost two years after crashing twice within five months and being pulled out of service, the Boeing 737 Max's return to the skies has now been approved.
Nov. 27, 2020 • ~7 min
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How museums can reimagine themselves in the context of the climate crisis.
Nov. 18, 2020 • ~25 min
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Driven by a desire to eliminate pain, some people have shockingly advocated taking the rest of nature with us.
Nov. 17, 2020 • ~8 min
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An algorithm driven world is dehumanising – but by understanding this we can call for a more equitable and human use of data.
Nov. 12, 2020 • ~22 min
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Dark skies have value. They are a profoundly wonderful yet highly threatened natural asset.
Nov. 11, 2020 • ~8 min
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