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One man’s trash

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Mar 2019

Plastics have become a deeply worrying environmental issue, but it is unlikely that demand will dro…

Reading the immune system

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Feb 2019

It is a combination of academia and industry which is helping Aleksandr Kovaltsuk read the logbook …

Shooting down HIV hope

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Feb 2019

When Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in 2014, all passengers and crew were…

Perfecting the inside job

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jan 2019

An industrial fellowship helped Jonathan Vince explore how to avoid the grim side-effects of tradit…

Taking the wider view

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Jan 2019

The ‘quality’ of a research paper is a tricky thing to quantify – journal impact factors and citati…

A right royal institution: Professor Aoife McLysaght

Evoluted New Media | Added: 29 Nov 2018

This year, The Royal Institution Christmas lectures will, for the first time in its 194-year histor…

Finding the next generation of cancer therapy

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Nov 2018

Having been awarded a grant from The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 – Carlos Julià is …

Using science to change our world

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Oct 2018

As the Royal Institution sets it sights on expanding the public understanding of science, we hear f…

The art of taking things apart

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Oct 2018

Science presenter, broadcaster and even physical phenomena namer… we spent a minute with Steve Moul…

Gearing up for show time

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Oct 2018

Science populariser and broadcaster extraordinaire Maggie Philbin will be a keynote speaker at this…

Food for thought

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Sep 2018

Bacteriophages are well known to molecular and microbiology, but could they really be a new vanguar…

Getting the right exposure

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Sep 2018

Understanding the totality of environmental exposures from conception onward and what that might do…

A weight off your mind

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Aug 2018

Fiona Auty explains why the National Physical Laboratory is going to the immense trouble of redefin…

An aquatic approach to space food

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Jul 2018

Just how do you haul enough food into space on extended manned missions without burning through vit…

The money man

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Jun 2018

We are all aware of the sweat, tears, and stress required to win a grant bid… but what does it look…

The flora and fauna of modern forensics

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jun 2018

The postmortem microbiome, forensic botany and some very angry creationists… when Professor Nathan …

Therapeutics LIVE!

Evoluted New Media | Added: 21 May 2018

It has access to the largest surface area of the body, alters drugs before they even enter the bloo…

Everyone is invited to the science party

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 May 2018

Dallas Campbell is a well-known science populariser and, this month, will be a key speaker at the S…

The art of the matter

Evoluted New Media | Added: 13 Apr 2018

Last month we chatted with Dr Iris Salecker of the Visual Circuit Assembly Laboratory to find out w…

So near, yet so far

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Apr 2018

To PhD students and supervisors everywhere – it may be a very tough road, but help is at hand. Prey…