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UKRI funding to bring the public into the heart of five research projects

Added: 27 May 2021

UK Research and Innovation is encouraging people from across the UK to actively contribute to five …

Jordan's water crisis should be a warning for the world

Added: 31 Mar 2021

It is very easy to take tap water for granted. But sobering predictions of recent research around J…

Positive 'tipping points' offer hope for climate

Added: 22 Mar 2021

Climate change mitigation is forever a balancing act. Environmental experts are beginning to unveil…

Coronavirus 'trap and zap' technology

Added: 24 Aug 2020

Rice University researchers plan to reconfigure their 'trap and zap' wastewater-treatment technolog…

Converting self-sterilising water filtration technologies for COVID-19 protection

Added: 24 Aug 2020

With the worldwide focus on coronavirus prevention and transmission, a new type of air-filter that …

Advantage flat angel shark

Added: 7 Aug 2020

The general picture of a shark is that of a fast and large ocean predator. Some species, however, q…

Extinct Oligocene dolphins were apex predators

Added: 9 Jul 2020

A report in the journal Current Biology, offers a detailed description of the first nearly complete…

The many lifetimes of plastics

Added: 16 Jun 2020

Infographics strive to give us a sense of how long plastic goods will last in the environment but i…

Researchers uncover a world of life on the back of a turtle

Added: 4 Jun 2020

Much to the delight of all Hindu’s and fans of Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels, researchers have…

Oil-hungry smart sponge could restore our oceans

Added: 2 Jun 2020

A Northwestern University-led team has developed a highly porous smart sponge that selectively soak…

Listen to the song of the Arctic unicorn (video)

Added: 27 May 2020

With the help of Inuit hunters, geophysicists recently recorded the various calls, buzzes, clicks a…

Will our climate bounce back as a result of the COVID-19 lockdown?

Added: 20 May 2020

Stanford research study envisions energy and environment landscape after COVID-19, pinpointing redu…

Porous rocks support prebiotic evolution theory

Added: 7 Aug 2019

The water-air interface found at pores in volcanic rocks could have been the location of the chemic…

Ocean disaster will take a million years to recover

Evoluted New Media | Added: 30 May 2017

The fear of a dramatic drop in world ocean oxygen content has been heightened as new work suggests …

Ocean conservation requires new Hippocratic Oath

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 May 2017

An international group of marine scientists have called for a Hippocratic Oath to protect the ocean…

Research further explores coral-algae relationship

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Nov 2016

An extensive study by researchers has revealed new insights on the relationship between Carribean c…

Sea level link to global temperature discovered

Evoluted New Media | Added: 1 Sep 2016

The sea level rise in the world’s largest ocean could be used to estimate future global surface tem…

Fuel source found hidden under deep sea floor

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Aug 2016

Scientists have discovered a potential source of free hydrogen gas near tectonic plates under the s…

Majority of public unaware of ocean acidification

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 May 2016

A recent survey suggests that just one in five people in Britain are aware of ocean acidification.

Ocean acidification’s effect on coral confirmed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 1 Apr 2016

Scientists have managed to prove ocean acidification is slowing the growth of coral reefs around th…