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  • Is Donald Trump ignoring the lessons of Deepwater Horizon? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries / NOAA

    Is Donald Trump ignoring the lessons of Deepwater Horizon?

    By Donald Boesch

    New freedoms for oil and gas exploration in US waters - and a reduction in regulation - could spell disaster for...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    08 Jan 2018

  • Is Donald Trump ignoring the lessons of Deepwater Horizon?

    Is Donald Trump ignoring the lessons of Deepwater Horizon? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries / NOAA New content
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 08 Jan 2018
    New freedoms for oil and gas exploration in US waters - and a reduction in regulation - could spell disaster for America's coasts, believes Donald Boesch.
  • Why is New Delhi experiencing ever-worsening periods of smog? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC

    Why is New Delhi experiencing ever-worsening periods of smog?

    By Ranjit Devraj

    The Indian city is seeing levels of dangerous pollution - similar to those that killed Londoners in 1952. Ranjit...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Nov 2017

  • Why is New Delhi experiencing ever-worsening periods of smog?

    Why is New Delhi experiencing ever-worsening periods of smog? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Jacques Descloitres, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Nov 2017
    The Indian city is seeing levels of dangerous pollution - similar to those that killed Londoners in 1952. Ranjit Devraj shines a light through the gloom.
  • Blue Planet II's message to humanity Creative commons image Icon Denis Felikson, University of Texas / NASA under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Blue Planet II's message to humanity

    By Miranda Dyson, Dr Philip Sexton

    Alongside the stunning photography and amazing stories, there's a serious warning in Blue Planet II that deserves our...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Oct 2017

  • Blue Planet II's message to humanity

    Blue Planet II's message to humanity Creative commons image Icon Denis Felikson, University of Texas / NASA under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Oct 2017
    Alongside the stunning photography and amazing stories, there's a serious warning in Blue Planet II that deserves our attention, say Miranda Dyson and Phil...
  • The Legacy of Nuclear Power: Part 1 Creative commons image Icon cyocum under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Oct 2017

  • The Legacy of Nuclear Power: Part 1

    The Legacy of Nuclear Power: Part 1 Creative commons image Icon cyocum under CC-BY licence under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 03 Oct 2017
    How do local communities respond to the risks and opportunities of nuclear power? 
  • How do fire controls harm biodiversity? Creative commons image Icon Francesco Veronesi under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    How do fire controls harm biodiversity?

    By Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade

    Attempts to control human created fire in Brazil has seen a growth of dense forest - but it comes at a cost, reports...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Sep 2017

  • How do fire controls harm biodiversity?

    How do fire controls harm biodiversity? Creative commons image Icon Francesco Veronesi under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Sep 2017
    Attempts to control human created fire in Brazil has seen a growth of dense forest - but it comes at a cost, reports Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade.
  • Another spoonful? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part Two Creative commons image Icon Ham Hock - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Sep 2017

  • Another spoonful? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part Two

    Another spoonful? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part Two Creative commons image Icon Ham Hock - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Sep 2017
    Steve Pile looks at the changing geographies of sugar.
  • One Lump or Two? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part One Creative commons image Icon minjungkim - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license

    One Lump or Two? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part One

    By Steve Pile

    Sugar is a Contradiction - explore the cultural paradox of this ubiquitous ingredient, with Professor Steve Pile.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Sep 2017

  • One Lump or Two? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part One

    One Lump or Two? Understanding the Place of Sugar - Part One Creative commons image Icon minjungkim - Flickr under Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 15 Sep 2017
    Sugar is a Contradiction - explore the cultural paradox of this ubiquitous ingredient, with Professor Steve Pile.
  • What is the Minamata Convention on Mercury and what does it mean? Creative commons image Icon Medvedev under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Sep 2017

  • What is the Minamata Convention on Mercury and what does it mean?

    What is the Minamata Convention on Mercury and what does it mean? Creative commons image Icon Medvedev under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Sep 2017
    In August 2017, a new convention governing the use of Mercury came into force (at least in the countries which have signed up). María Elena Hurtado explains...
  • What effects does mercury have on health and the environment? Creative commons image Icon STA3816 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license

    What effects does mercury have on health and the environment?

    Although in its natural form mercury is not especially toxic, it still poses a real risk when it finds its way into...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Sep 2017

  • What effects does mercury have on health and the environment?

    What effects does mercury have on health and the environment? Creative commons image Icon STA3816 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Sep 2017
    Although in its natural form mercury is not especially toxic, it still poses a real risk when it finds its way into the environment.
  • Should Houston prepare for more Hurricanes like Harvey? Creative commons image Icon The National Guard under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license

    Should Houston prepare for more Hurricanes like Harvey?

    By Andrew King

    It's been an event described as "historic" and "once in a thousand years" - but Andrew King explains why a changing...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Aug 2017

  • Should Houston prepare for more Hurricanes like Harvey?

    Should Houston prepare for more Hurricanes like Harvey? Creative commons image Icon The National Guard under Creative Commons BY 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 29 Aug 2017
    It's been an event described as "historic" and "once in a thousand years" - but Andrew King explains why a changing climate might mean Harvey may be a...

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    Science: microbes

    Introductory level Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 01 Feb 2018
    This online course explores the intriguing world of bacteria, viruses, and other...

    New managers' toolkit

    Introductory level Updated 15 Jan 2018 Register by 01 Feb 2018
    Becoming a manager may have been a dream job and an aspiration for a long time....
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