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Giant sea lizard fossil shows diversity of life before asteroid hit

A further species discovery confirms the abundance and diversity of giant marine lizards in the Cretaceous period. Eight metres long, with small eyes, huge jaws and snake-like tongues, Pluridens serp…

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Giant sea lizard fossil shows diversity of life before asteroid hit

A further species discovery confirms the abundance and diversity of giant marine lizards in the Cretaceous period. Eight metres long, with small eyes, huge jaws and snake-like tongues, Pluridens serp…

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Some like it hot - our May/June issue cover story on thermophiles as biotechnological targets

Thermophiles are fascinating microorganisms that include fungi, algae, cyanobacteria, and protozoa. Tom Graham discusses how to measure thermophilic microbial growth as a step towards understanding t…

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Illegal wildlife trading threatens all creatures great and small

Besides being a major threat to biodiversity, the wildlife trade can be a cause of global public health issues and hundreds of billions of dollars of economic damage around the world from disease out…

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Bioluminescence: a life study of ocean light

Bioluminescence is visually magical and has inspired many scientists to dive deep to discover its secrets. As a result of this research, some fantastic research tools have been developed that help un…