2020. A year reminding us that Covid-19 is not the only pandemic impacting societies. In fact, there is a deadlier, darker, and deep-rooted issue that’s gripped the world for centuries. […]
Whether it’s choosing a Friday night restaurant or un-electing an orange president, reaching a group decision will always be an everyday struggle in the human social world. To weave consensus, […]
Lab-grown meat is claimed to be the sustainable future of meat. This illuminating study suggests otherwise. A recent study by researchers at the University of Oxford suggests that lab-grown meat […]
As humans we tend to simplify our words to make life easier. This is a phenomenon that has existed for a long time and seems to become more common as we develop new ways of communicating. Researchers have found that baboons also simplify their language.
If the “superfood” industry awards every year like the Oscars, avocado, which has swept the world, would have won the lifetime achievement award. You probably can’t imagine how popular avocados […]
Climate change is having major impacts on our environment worldwide, one being that flowering plants are now blossoming later on in spring. This is bad news for pollinators as they need the pollen to feed their young after winter. Luckily, bumble bees seem to have found a way around this…
The benefits we gain from nature have been valued at $16-54 trillion per year – almost the size of the entire global economy (1). Unsurprisingly given the current climate crisis, […]
This year has seen a rise in content that discusses sexual consent, but despite continuing conversations and increased legislation, sexual coercion remains a problem. Why does it persist? And why does it exist in the first place?
We all love pandas – they’re cute, they’re cuddly and they’re a conservation success story. But does conserving this species have knock-on benefits for others, or are they only saving themselves?
*Note this post contains images of the effects of snake venom which may upset some, so please proceed with caution. We all know the insidious diseases such as Ebola, SARS, […]