Science

Sparking stomachs: batteries from bacteria

Electricity generating bacteria are not a new discovery. They have previously been known to exist in hard to reach places such as at the bottom of lakes and mines. Given that we already knew such bacteria existed, what makes it newsworthy?...

Why are we still using plastic?

Plastic seems to be the big issue of 2018. With supermarkets charging for plastic bags and calls for reduced plastic use in food packaging, it appears that the biggest changes can be made by supermarkets and industries. But what damage is all this...

Have you heard about the Facebook hack?

If you’re like me, or 90 million other unfortunate people—including Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg—you might have noticed your Facebook being mysteriously logged out of when you opened it on Friday morning. It prompted many to change...

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