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Food fraud in China opens the market to EU products

There is wide distrust among the general public within China regarding food and safety throughout the national production chain following several serious incidents over the past few years. Could this…

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Food fraud in China opens the market to EU products

There is wide distrust among the general public within China regarding food and safety throughout the national production chain following several serious incidents over the past few years. Could this…

In Depth

Feeding the world

An international team of researchers led by Mario Herrero at CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, investigated 75 emerging technologies to help achieve the United Nations Sustainable Developme…

Comment And Analysis

Celebrating the improbable

Another year, another heart-warming evening commemorating the silly, unusual and often random side of science.

Interviews

We’ll drink to that

Dr Leonardo Chiappisi and Dr Isabelle Grillo are fascinated with the popular Italian liquor limoncello and its distinct milky appearance. But how, exactly, could this help them develop speciality che…

Focal Point

Pork tapeworm

This coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a pork tapeworm – Taenia solium – shows the hooks it uses to cling to its host.