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Time to reconcile science and philosophy

Added: 4 Nov 2019

Despite close historical ties, philosophy and science have had a bumpy relationship in the modern e…

A bad acid trip

Added: 21 Oct 2019

Ocean acidifcation, the lesser known relative of global warming, causes particular damage to coral …

Reproducibility comes as standard (part 2)

Added: 5 Aug 2019

Science's reproducibility crisis is a big challenge and one that needs to be overcome quickly. In t…

Reproducibility comes as standard (part 1)

Added: 29 Jul 2019

Science's reproducibility crisis is a big challenge and one that needs to be overcome quickly. In t…

The bigger the better

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Mar 2019

A UK-wide prohibition on the use of plastic microbeads in some cosmetic and personal care products …

Down on the farm

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Feb 2019

The complex balance of species which live in and around farmland are vulnerable to climate change –…

A very complex disturbance

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Jan 2019

Given what we know about how impactful humans have been on the environment, the idea that we actual…

Understanding battleground earth

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Nov 2018

Falk Hildebrand takes through the first global study of the soil microbiome. This incredible intern…

The fat of the land

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Oct 2018

Evidence for environmental chemicals as disruptors of metabolism is mounting ­– now a new study sug…

Hey big spender…

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Jun 2018

Given the clear link between climate change and violent human conflict isn’t it obvious we should s…

A pocket full of pretty green

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Apr 2018

Cleaning up industrial heavy metal pollution, revitalising polluted waterways and a new source of g…

Is there a risk in being a beach bum?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Mar 2018

A recent study looking at the gut bacteria of surfers has given good reason for concern over the po…

Best of both worlds

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Jan 2018

As we spew increasingly varied chemicals into the environment, the ability to detect contaminants i…

Taming Tempests

Evoluted New Media | Added: 8 Sep 2017

Dr Qin Jim Chen explains how hurricane modelling enables the prediction of natural phenomena that c…

Is this the death of formaldehyde?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 27 Sep 2016

Formaldehyde is a common lab chemical. Widely known for its use in embalming, it is also used as a …

The Golden Age of Green Chemistry

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Jun 2016

As more and more laboratories and companies embrace the principles of green chemistry, chemists and…

Keeping track of a chemical world

Evoluted New Media | Added: 30 May 2016

We are ever more reliant on chemicals in both the products we use and the medicines we take, but do…

Changing the face of the earth

Evoluted New Media | Added: 27 Apr 2016

We have geo-engineered the Earth expertly for our own ends, but will humanity's indelible stamp on …

Last tree standing ...can evolution endure?

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Apr 2016

Climate change and pollution threaten biodiversity and human society alike. But can evolution keep …