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  • Should animals have legal standing?

    By Mr Fred Motson

    The law recognises babies, companies and ships as ‘persons’ with legal rights, but not even the most intelligent animals. Is it time for this to change? 

    Updated content

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    25 Oct 2021

  • Should animals have legal standing?

    Should animals have legal standing? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Image by Marcel Langthim from Pixabay. Updated content
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 25 Oct 2021
    The law recognises babies, companies and ships as ‘persons’ with legal rights, but not even the most intelligent animals. Is it time for this to change? 
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    Biology Week

    By Rachel McMullan

    Celebrate all the biosciences during the Royal Society Biology Week 2021, running over nine days from 2nd - 10th October. 

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    04 Oct 2021

  • Biology Week

    Biology Week Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Royal Society of Biology
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 04 Oct 2021
    Celebrate all the biosciences during the Royal Society Biology Week 2021, running over nine days from 2nd - 10th October. 
  • Oxygen, blood and the body

    By Dr Simon Collinson

    How do living things transport and store oxygen for respiration? Dr Simon Collinson explains.

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    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    14 Jun 2021

  • Oxygen, blood and the body

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 Jun 2021
    How do living things transport and store oxygen for respiration? Dr Simon Collinson explains.
  • Coronavirus: The Lowdown

    The Covid-19 pandemic is affecting almost everyone worldwide. We've pulled together some content on the virus and how to cope in these unprecedented times.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    14 May 2021

  • Coronavirus: The Lowdown

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 14 May 2021
    The Covid-19 pandemic is affecting almost everyone worldwide. We've pulled together some content on the virus and how to cope in these unprecedented times.
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    The science of chocolate

    By Professor Claire Turner

    Senior lecturer in analytical science Claire Turner asks: Can chocolate ever be good for us?

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Mar 2021

  • The science of chocolate

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    The science of chocolate Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Mikael Damkier | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Mar 2021
    Senior lecturer in analytical science Claire Turner asks: Can chocolate ever be good for us?
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    Influential women scientists in chemistry

    By Dr Simon Collinson

    Women have played a significant role in the areas of chemistry, the environment and health. Here are just six key players...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    24 Mar 2021

  • Influential women scientists in chemistry

    Influential women scientists in chemistry Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Intermediate level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Mar 2021
    Women have played a significant role in the areas of chemistry, the environment and health. Here are just six key players...
  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    By Emily Coode, Dr Katja Rietdorf

    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of February was an apt choice for Rare Diseases Day. Many people do not fully appreciate what...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    26 Feb 2021

  • Rare diseases: low numbers, high impact

    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 26 Feb 2021
    Rare Diseases Day is celebrated annually on the last day of February. This ‘rare day’ which occurs on the 28th February, or once every 4 years, the 29th of...
  • Broken Hearts in Batten Disease (Juvenile Dementia)

    By Emily Coode, Dr Katja Rietdorf

    An overview of the processes that cause the regular beating of a healthy heart, and the structure of cardiac myocytes (heart muscle cells) with a brief introduction to changes in the heart function found in CLN3 disease, or juvenile...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    15 Feb 2021

  • Broken Hearts in Batten Disease (Juvenile Dementia)

    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 15 Feb 2021
    An overview of the processes that cause the regular beating of a healthy heart, and the structure of cardiac myocytes (heart muscle cells) with a brief ...
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    DNA Profiling

    By Dr Martin Bootman

    Dr Martin Bootman explains what DNA profiling is, how it works and how it can be used to catch a killer.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    09 Feb 2021

  • DNA Profiling

    DNA Profiling Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pixabay
    Intermediate level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Feb 2021
    Dr Martin Bootman explains what DNA profiling is, how it works and how it can be used to catch a killer.
  • How does the human body fight a viral infection?

    By Dr Martin Bootman, Dr Jon Golding, Professor David Kingsley Male

    Some individuals generate an effective immune response to COVID-19. Why? Discover the immune response to viral infection in this explainer article...

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    Article

    20 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    25 Sep 2020

  • How does the human body fight a viral infection?

    Intermediate level Duration 20 mins Updated 25 Sep 2020
    Some individuals generate an effective immune response to COVID-19. Why? Discover the immune response to viral infection in this explainer article....
  • Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 May 2020

  • Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 relating to cancer

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 May 2020
    Discover how COVID-19 will impact new cancer treatments and ongoing clinical trials, access to drugs and smokers.
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    Does cancer treatment increase the risk of severe COVID-19 and why?

    By David Roig Carles, Dr Francesco Crea, Dr Jon Golding

    Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, targeted therapy and surgery can weaken a patient's immune system, so what happens if patient undergoing treatment comes into contact with COVID-19?

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    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 May 2020

  • Does cancer treatment increase the risk of severe COVID-19 and why?

    Does cancer treatment increase the risk of severe COVID-19 and why? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: ID 65627626 © Jovanmandic | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 06 May 2020
    Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, targeted therapy and surgery can weaken a patient's immune system, so what happens if patient undergoing treatment comes...
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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 May 2020

  • How might COVID-19 affect cancer patients at different stages of their disease?

    How might COVID-19 affect cancer patients at different stages of their disease? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: ID 37133026 © Tyler Olson | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 May 2020
    Will Covid-19 delay cancer treatment? What should you do if you think you have cancer symptoms in these strange times? This articles explains...
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    How does COVID-19 affect cancer treatment?

    By David Roig Carles, Dr Francesco Crea, Dr Jon Golding

    Cancer researchers working at The Open University answer cancer-related questions about the new coronavirus in this series of articles...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    06 May 2020

  • How does COVID-19 affect cancer treatment?

    How does COVID-19 affect cancer treatment? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pixabay
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 06 May 2020
    Cancer researchers working at The Open University answer cancer-related questions about the new coronavirus in this series of articles...
  • The story of infection

    By Professor Claire Turner

    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    15 Apr 2020

  • The story of infection

    Introductory level Updated 15 Apr 2020
    How have infectious diseases, both their response to us and our response to them, evolved over the centuries?
  • What is a virus?

    By Dr Martin Bootman, Dr Jon Golding, Professor David Kingsley Male

    There's been a lot in the news recently about viruses. So what is a virus and what do we know about the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19?

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    Article

    20 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    03 Apr 2020

  • What is a virus?

    Intermediate level Duration 20 mins Updated 03 Apr 2020
    There's been a lot in the news recently about viruses. So what is a virus and what do we know about the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19?
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    Unzip your genes

    By Dr Rosa Hoekstra, Dr Mark Hirst, The OpenLearn team

    Try this quiz to determine whether common traits are hereditary or influenced by the environment

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    Activity

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Oct 2019

  • Unzip your genes

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    Unzip your genes Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Oct 2019
    Try this quiz to determine whether common traits are hereditary or influenced by the environment
  • The secrets of the brain

    By Ester Pascual-Baixauli

    Despite us all having one, the brain is a mystery. Here Ester Pascual-Baixauli tells us some fascinating facts about this organ...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Sep 2019

  • The secrets of the brain

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 24 Sep 2019
    Despite us all having one, the brain is a mystery. Here Ester Pascual-Baixauli tells us some fascinating facts about this organ...
  • Why do birds eat plastic?

    By Dr Miranda Dyson

    The photos of birds killed by bellies full of plastic waste are harrowing - but why do they eat the stuff in the first place? The OU's Miranda Dyson explains.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2019

  • Why do birds eat plastic?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2019
    The photos of birds killed by bellies full of plastic waste are harrowing - but why do they eat the stuff in the first place? The OU's Miranda Dyson...
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    How do ruminants digest?

    By The OpenLearn team

    A quick introduction to how ruminants break down the plant matter they eat - equally useful as a quick revision aid on ruminants.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Aug 2019

  • How do ruminants digest?

    How do ruminants digest? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Adapted from The New Encyclopedia of Mammals, Oxford University Press
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Aug 2019
    A quick introduction to how ruminants break down the plant matter they eat - equally useful as a quick revision aid on ruminants.
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    Crime Scene Officer

    By Professor Claire Turner, Dr Jim Turner, Dr Maria Velasco

    Put yourself in a crime scene officer's shoes and try to solve a suspected murder when time and resources are tight. Can you link the suspects to the forensic evidence? 

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    Activity

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Apr 2019

  • Crime Scene Officer

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    Crime Scene Officer Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 17 Apr 2019
    Put yourself in a crime scene officer's shoes and try to solve a suspected murder when time and resources are tight. Can you link the suspects to the...
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    Quiz: Can you identify food under an electron microscope?

    By Prof Hilary MacQueen

    Can you tell blue cheese from dental plaque? Try our interactive quiz to find out and learn more about food with fascinating facts from James Wong!

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    Activity

    15 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2019

  • Quiz: Can you identify food under an electron microscope?

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Quiz: Can you identify food under an electron microscope? Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Science Photo
    Introductory level Duration 15 mins Updated 01 Mar 2019
    Can you tell blue cheese from dental plaque? Try our interactive quiz to find out and learn more about food with fascinating facts from James Wong!
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    Angel Breed

    By Dr David Robinson, Dr Mark Hirst

    Understand the basic rules of genetics and see if you can breed the rarest fish in our biology game.

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    Activity

    45 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2019

  • Angel Breed

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Angel Breed Creative commons image Icon The Open University under Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 45 mins Updated 01 Mar 2019
    Understand the basic rules of genetics and see if you can breed the rarest fish in our biology game.
  • The selective breeding of dogs

    By Dr Mark Hirst

    How does the selective breeding of dogs work? Why are poodles and German Shephers different? What about designer dogs? This science article explores.

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Mar 2019

  • The selective breeding of dogs

    Introductory level Updated 01 Mar 2019
    How does the selective breeding of dogs work? Why are poodles and German Shephers different? What about designer dogs? This science article explores.
  • Broken Hearts in Juvenile Dementia

    By Emily Coode

    PhD student Emily Coode tells us about her research into the heart problems in juvenile dementia, also called CLN3 - a rare disease. 

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Oct 2018

  • Broken Hearts in Juvenile Dementia

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 03 Oct 2018
    PhD student Emily Coode tells us about her research into the heart problems in juvenile dementia, also called CLN3 - a rare disease. 
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    How can you exercise safely in the heat?

    A hot week lays ahead but do you have to abandon your keep-fit routines when the mercury gets so high? Not if you're careful, say Hannah Moir and Chris Howe.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    23 Jul 2018

  • How can you exercise safely in the heat?

    How can you exercise safely in the heat? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Pixabay
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 23 Jul 2018
    A hot week lays ahead but do you have to abandon your keep-fit routines when the mercury gets so high? Not if you're careful, say Hannah Moir and Chris Howe.
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    Charles Dickens and the dinosaurs

    By John C Murray

    How was Charles Dickens influenced by Victorian interest in dinosaurs? John C Murray explores how Dickens might have been shaped by the work of Richard Owen in this review of Gowan Dawson's Dickens, Dinosaurs, and Design in Victorian Literature...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Jul 2018

  • Charles Dickens and the dinosaurs

    Charles Dickens and the dinosaurs Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: The Open University, based on Public Domain images
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Jul 2018
    How was Charles Dickens influenced by Victorian interest in dinosaurs? John C Murray explores how Dickens might have been shaped by the work of Richard Owen...
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    When is the best time to water during a heatwave?

    The sun is out, the sky is blue; there's not a cloud to spoil the view and have you seen what that's doing to the herbaceous border? Botanist Alastair Culham explains how to make the most of watering as Britain continues to experience a hot spell.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Jul 2018

  • When is the best time to water during a heatwave?

    When is the best time to water during a heatwave? Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Antranias
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Jul 2018
    The sun is out, the sky is blue; there's not a cloud to spoil the view and have you seen what that's doing to the herbaceous border? Botanist Alastair Culham...
  • The monster has wings: Should we be worried about youth consumption of energy drinks?

    Young people in the UK chug their way through more energy drinks that anywhere else in Europe. Amelia Lake and Shelina Visram ask if it's time to take action.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jun 2018

  • The monster has wings: Should we be worried about youth consumption of energy drinks?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jun 2018
    Young people in the UK chug their way through more energy drinks that anywhere else in Europe. Amelia Lake and Shelina Visram ask if it's time to take action.
  • Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Apr 2018

  • Why cancer cells go to sleep: the mystery of cancer dormancy

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Apr 2018
    New studies are challenging our understanding of the disease and teaching us more about dormant cells.
  • Life, Health and Chemical Sciences: PhD Projects 101

    Ever wondered what our research students from the school of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences do in the labs? Check out these explainers of their projects...

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    Article

    1 hour 30 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Mar 2018

  • Life, Health and Chemical Sciences: PhD Projects 101

    Introductory level Duration 1 hour 30 mins Updated 28 Mar 2018
    Ever wondered what our research students from the school of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences do in the labs? Check out these explainers of their...
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    Science doesn't know how free divers do it

    It's not a total mystery - but, explains Kevin Wong, there's still a lot about free diving that science can't quite explain.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    20 Mar 2018

  • Science doesn't know how free divers do it

    Science doesn't know how free divers do it Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Free-Photos
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 20 Mar 2018
    It's not a total mystery - but, explains Kevin Wong, there's still a lot about free diving that science can't quite explain.
  • What are nerve agents - and what do they do?

    It's a question the people of Salisbury weren't expecting to have to ask themselves following a quick trip to a Zizzi on a quiet Sunday. Sergei Skripal's apparent revenge poisoning, though, has brought chemical killers from the battlefield closer...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Mar 2018

  • What are nerve agents - and what do they do?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Mar 2018
    It's a question the people of Salisbury weren't expecting to have to ask themselves following a quick trip to a Zizzi on a quiet Sunday. Sergei Skripal's...
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    Tree of Life

    By The Darwin web team

    Follow evolution and explore the variety of life on the planet with the Tree of Life interactive.

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    Activity

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    09 Mar 2018

  • Tree of Life

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Tree of Life Copyrighted  image Icon Copyright: Cynoclub | Dreamstime.com
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 09 Mar 2018
    Follow evolution and explore the variety of life on the planet with the Tree of Life interactive.
  • Could Brexit allow the UK to drop the ban on cloning?

    Human cloning is currently banned under EU law. Brexit should allow the UK to dump this rule, believes Hugh McLachlan.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Feb 2018

  • Could Brexit allow the UK to drop the ban on cloning?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Feb 2018
    Human cloning is currently banned under EU law. Brexit should allow the UK to dump this rule, believes Hugh McLachlan.
  • Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    11 Jan 2018

  • What is a Sardinian dig telling us about female mobility of the Phoenicians?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 11 Jan 2018
    DNA and archaology are coming together to reveal how multicultural a great Empire was.
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    Putting algae and seaweed on the menu could help save our seafood

    Sticking with our traditional salmon and tuna diet isn’t sustainable, Pallavi Anand and Daniela Schmidt explain why eating algae could expand our seafood menu.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Jan 2018

  • Putting algae and seaweed on the menu could help save our seafood

    Putting algae and seaweed on the menu could help save our seafood Creative commons image Icon By Ewan Munro from London, UK (Sapporo Ichiban, Catford, LondonUploaded by tm) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 03 Jan 2018
    Sticking with our traditional salmon and tuna diet isn’t sustainable, Pallavi Anand and Daniela Schmidt explain why eating algae could...
  • Can eating seaweed and algae keep the world fed?

    As the planet has ever-more mouths to feed, could increasing the consumption of seaweed and algae be the answer?

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Dec 2017

  • Can eating seaweed and algae keep the world fed?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Dec 2017
    As the planet has ever-more mouths to feed, could increasing the consumption of seaweed and algae be the answer?
  • Talking turkey: 12 facts about turkey genetics

    By Dr Ricki Lewis

    The turkey is a fascinating bird - and demands more respect than a bit of stuffing and a spot of cranberry. Ricki Lewis explains more

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Nov 2017

  • Talking turkey: 12 facts about turkey genetics

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 24 Nov 2017
    The turkey is a fascinating bird - and demands more respect than a bit of stuffing and a spot of cranberry. Ricki Lewis explains more
  • Syria, Spitsbergen and Seeds

    By Dr Oliver Zanetti

    How are the civil war in Syria, the remote Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, and the future of the world’s food supplies connected? 

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    Audio

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Nov 2017

  • Syria, Spitsbergen and Seeds

    Featuring: Audio Audio
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Nov 2017
    How are the civil war in Syria, the remote Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, and the future of the world’s food supplies connected? 
  • Hallowain't III: Thorny devil

    It's a spiky devil. It's also known as a dragon. So is it a dragon from hell? No.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Oct 2017

  • Hallowain't III: Thorny devil

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Oct 2017
    It's a spiky devil. It's also known as a dragon. So is it a dragon from hell? No.
  • Hallowain't III: Kilifish - the zombie fish

    Swimming around without any self-control, the better to spread infection. Are killifish zombies, raised from the dead? No.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Oct 2017

  • Hallowain't III: Kilifish - the zombie fish

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 30 Oct 2017
    Swimming around without any self-control, the better to spread infection. Are killifish zombies, raised from the dead? No.
  • Blue Planet II - One Ocean: The videos

    Get a taste of episode one, and go behind the scenes, of our lush love letter to the deep blue.

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    Video

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    30 Oct 2017

  • Blue Planet II - One Ocean: The videos

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 30 Oct 2017
    Get a taste of episode one, and go behind the scenes, of our lush love letter to the deep blue.
  • Hallowain't III: Woodfrogs

    A block of ice melts away, and there sits a frog. Is this an ice monster of some sort? No.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Oct 2017

  • Hallowain't III: Woodfrogs

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Oct 2017
    A block of ice melts away, and there sits a frog. Is this an ice monster of some sort? No.
  • Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    26 Oct 2017

  • Hallowain't III: Vampire squid from hell

    Featuring: Video Video
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 26 Oct 2017
    Is there something truly demonic about the vampire squid from hell? No.
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    Why going dairy-free can hit your iodine levels

    Replacing cows milk with non-dairy alternatives can put you at risk of not getting enough iodine. Here's why that matters - and what you can do about it.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    17 Oct 2017

  • Why going dairy-free can hit your iodine levels

    Why going dairy-free can hit your iodine levels Copyright free  image Icon Copyright free: Lisa Redfern
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 17 Oct 2017
    Replacing cows milk with non-dairy alternatives can put you at risk of not getting enough iodine. Here's why that matters - and what you can do about it.
  • 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 Rodrigo de Oliveira Andrade.

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    Article

    5 mins

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