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PhysOrg
Coastal wildlife more vulnerable to microplastics than expectedFluorescent microplastics in the intestinal tract of the copepod Calanus helgol
Coastal wildlife more vulnerable to microplastics than expected
PhysOrg / Posted 8 hours ago
Fluorescent microplastics in the intestinal tract of the copepod Calanus helgolandicus. Credit: University of Exeter Coastal dwelling marine wildlife, including crabs, lobsters and shellfish, which play a crucial role in the food chain, are more... Read more
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New Kerala
The Royal Society appoints the inaugural batch of Tata University Research Fellows - newkerala.com #125600as disease treatment, future drug discovery, clean energy and green chemistry.
The Royal Society appoints the inaugural batch of Tata University Research Fellows - newkerala.com #125600
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
as disease treatment, future drug discovery, clean energy and green chemistry. Dr. Simon Horsley a Research Fellow at the University of Exeter will explore the use of complex coordinates to develop new optical and acoustic materials. His research... Read more
16h
AllAfrica.com
Central Bank Governor Retires(accounting, economics, finance and investments) from the University of Botswan
Central Bank Governor Retires
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
(accounting, economics, finance and investments) from the University of Botswana, The George Washington University and University of Exeter. The governor has also worked for the International Monetary Fund in the African Department as well as... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Strumpets and ninnycocks. A short guide to Elizabethan insults.from the 16th and 17th centuries has uncovered an incredibly rich vocabulary of
Strumpets and ninnycocks. A short guide to Elizabethan insults.
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
from the 16th and 17th centuries has uncovered an incredibly rich vocabulary of lost British insults. Todd Gray of the University of Exeter studied more than 40,000 ancient court documents to rediscover the abusive language used by real... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Do Fact Checks Matter?things help make a fact check stick in readers' minds, as Brendan Nyhan from Da
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
things help make a fact check stick in readers' minds, as Brendan Nyhan from Dartmouth College and Jason Reifler from the University of Exeter write in their comprehensive July overview of fact-checking studies (from which this article draws... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Do Fact Checks Matter?things help make a fact check stick in readers' minds, as Brendan Nyhan from Da
Do Fact Checks Matter?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
things help make a fact check stick in readers' minds, as Brendan Nyhan from Dartmouth College and Jason Reifler from the University of Exeter write in their comprehensive July overview of fact-checking studies (from which this article draws... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Why access to the truth has not set Singaporeans free « Opinion « TR EMERITUSfacts even strengthens their beliefs, a phenomenon Brendan Nyhan and Jason Reif
Why access to the truth has not set Singaporeans free « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 6 days ago
facts even strengthens their beliefs, a phenomenon Brendan Nyhan and Jason Reifler, now of Dartmouth College and the University of Exeter, respectively, call the “backfire effect”. In a study in 2010 they randomly presented participants... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Exeter University students spotted wearing T-shirts with anti-Semitic slogans at sports socialtolerance policy for these actions and we will be contacting our members in due
Exeter University students spotted wearing T-shirts with anti-Semitic slogans at sports social
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
tolerance policy for these actions and we will be contacting our members in due course to express this." Josh Callander, University of Exeter Athletic Union President, said:“The Athletic Union operates a zero-tolerance policy towards racist or... Read more
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Zero Hedge
British Parliament Confirms Libya War Was Based On Lies … Turned Nation Into a “Shit Show” … Spread Terrorismto operate, including ISIL [i.e. ISIS] affiliated groups”. Professor Patrick Po
British Parliament Confirms Libya War Was Based On Lies … Turned Nation Into a “Shit Show” … Spread Terrorism
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
to operate, including ISIL [i.e. ISIS] affiliated groups”. Professor Patrick Porter, Professor of Strategic Studies at the University of Exeter, agreed with the FCO analysis, stating that “a lack of effective government is creating opportunities... Read more
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International Business Times
We were allowed to get drunk in Freshers Week without being shamed, so let students do the sameI think most would rather stick to beer. Similar pressure to lay off the drink
We were allowed to get drunk in Freshers Week without being shamed, so let students do the same
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
I think most would rather stick to beer. Similar pressure to lay off the drink is being put on students in Exeter. The University of Exeter is working with the police on an initiative called #RU2Drunk. Though there is no legal limit set for... Read more
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CBS News
Why the teen years may not be lean yearsis rapid, is unexpected,” said lead researcher Dr. Terence Wilkin, a professor
Why the teen years may not be lean years
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
is rapid, is unexpected,” said lead researcher Dr. Terence Wilkin, a professor of endocrinology and metabolism at the University of Exeter in England. The reasons for the pattern aren’t clear, but Wilkin speculated on an explanation: The... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Why the teen years may not be lean yearsis rapid, is unexpected," said lead researcher Dr. Terence Wilkin, a professor
Why the teen years may not be lean years
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 8 days ago
is rapid, is unexpected," said lead researcher Dr. Terence Wilkin, a professor of endocrinology and metabolism at the University of Exeter in England. The reasons for the pattern aren't clear, but Wilkin speculated on an explanation: The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ocean fronts attract ocean wanderers—foraging gannets on the front linestudy that could help safeguard the future of protected species. A team of sci
Ocean fronts attract ocean wanderers—foraging gannets on the front line
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
study that could help safeguard the future of protected species. A team of scientists led by Plymouth University and the University of Exeter examined the feeding behaviours of breeding northern gannets (Morus bassanus) in the Celtic Sea. They... Read more
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express
'Green exercise' gives a boost worth £2BILLION in health benefitsregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' gives a boost worth £2BILLION in health benefits
express / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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guardian-series
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
guardian-series / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Harrow Times
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Harrow Times / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Croydon Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Gazette News
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Gazette News / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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This is West Country
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
This is West Country / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Bolton News
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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The News and Star
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
The News and Star / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Northern Echo / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Kingston Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Oxford Mail
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Bury Times
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Bury Times / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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Gazette
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult populationregularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute
'Green exercise' a massive boost for adult population
Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
regularly meeting Government guidelines for physical activity of five 30 minute sessions each week. Researchers from the University of Exeter Medical School and Public Health England then worked out what proportion of these people's weekly... Read more
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10d
The New Zealand Herald
Office plants make staff more productivepeople happier and productive - but the real benefit comes from giving them aut
Office plants make staff more productive
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
people happier and productive - but the real benefit comes from giving them autonomy." The psychological study from the University of Exeter in the United Kingdom measured how well workers did in different environments. At first, employees at... Read more
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Daily Star
Volcano threatening cataclysmic eruption next to nuclear planttsunami GOOGLENEIGHBOURS: Sakurajima volcano and Sendai Nuclear Power Plant se
Volcano threatening cataclysmic eruption next to nuclear plant
Daily Star / Posted 14 days ago
tsunami GOOGLENEIGHBOURS: Sakurajima volcano and Sendai Nuclear Power Plant seen on a map Dr James Hickey, now of the University of Exeter, said: "We know that being forewarned means we are forearmed. "Providing essential information for... Read more
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PhysOrg
More than one in 10 UK species threatened with extinction, new study findsa coalition of more than 50 leading wildlife and research organisations and spe
More than one in 10 UK species threatened with extinction, new study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 14 days ago
a coalition of more than 50 leading wildlife and research organisations and specialists including Dr Fiona Mathews from the University of Exeter, demands immediate action to stave off the growing threat to Britain's unique wildlife. Dr Mathews, an... Read more
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express
ERUPTION ALERT: Thousands at risk as major Japanese volcano threatens to blowEastern World". And the researchers fear the next eruption will be even worse.
ERUPTION ALERT: Thousands at risk as major Japanese volcano threatens to blow
express / Posted 16 days ago
Eastern World". And the researchers fear the next eruption will be even worse.Related articles Dr James Hicke, from the University of Exeter, said: "The 1914 eruption measured about 1.5 kilometres cubed in volume – a massive event. "From our... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bees remain excellent workers, even when they're feeling sickdipole aerial, much lighter than the nectar or pollen normally carried by the b
Bees remain excellent workers, even when they're feeling sick
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
dipole aerial, much lighter than the nectar or pollen normally carried by the bee - to the thorax Researchers from the University of Exeter and Queen Mary University in London used radar technology to track individual bees around the Cornwall... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bees don't slack on the job, even when they are illand spring out of bed. New research has shown that honeybees remain excellent
Bees don't slack on the job, even when they are ill
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
and spring out of bed. New research has shown that honeybees remain excellent searchers even when they are ill. (S Wolf/University of Exeter) Scientists in Cornwall used radar technology to track individual bees and were able to show they... Read more
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PhysOrg
Magma accumulation highlights growing threat from Japanese volcanoplace numerical constraints on the timing, mechanism and location of magma supp
Magma accumulation highlights growing threat from Japanese volcano
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
place numerical constraints on the timing, mechanism and location of magma supply. Lead-author Dr James Hickey (now at the University of Exeter) said: "These results were made possible by combining data from various monitoring methods and applying... Read more
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PhysOrg
New drone technology will uncover secrets of Amazonian tribesThe drone has been tested in South America. Credit: University of Exeter Expert
New drone technology will uncover secrets of Amazonian tribes
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
The drone has been tested in South America. Credit: University of Exeter Experts hope to uncover the hidden secrets of ancient Amazon tribes and their effect on modern vegetation using revolutionary new drone technology. Researchers from the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Seek and you shall find—bees remain excellent searchers even when illpick up a radar signal form the transponder showing where and how it was flying
Seek and you shall find—bees remain excellent searchers even when ill
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
pick up a radar signal form the transponder showing where and how it was flying. Co-author Professor Juliet Osborne from University of Exeter, said: "We tracked the individual flying bees with a harmonic radar system. This involves attaching a... Read more
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walesonline
Wales' leading university ponders new EU campus in response to Brexitout there.Cardiff University is Wales' top-ranked higher education institution
Wales' leading university ponders new EU campus in response to Brexit
walesonline / Posted 18 days ago
out there.Cardiff University is Wales' top-ranked higher education institution Sir Steve Smith, vice-chancellor of the University of Exeter, said EU campuses was the “talk over the coffee cups”. He told The Guardian: “We’ve never been in... Read more
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Medical News Today
Spike in teen obesity explained by decreased calorie burn in pubertymay be due to a substantial fall of calories burned during the rapid growth pha
Spike in teen obesity explained by decreased calorie burn in puberty
Medical News Today / Posted 19 days ago
may be due to a substantial fall of calories burned during the rapid growth phase of puberty, finds a new study by the University of Exeter Medical School in the United Kingdom. During puberty, the number of calories girls and boys burn while... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Yes, I’d lie to youfacts even strengthens their beliefs, a phenomenon Brendan Nyhan and Jason Reif
Yes, I’d lie to you
Namibia Economist / Posted 20 days ago
facts even strengthens their beliefs, a phenomenon Brendan Nyhan and Jason Reifler, now of Dartmouth College and the University of Exeter, respectively, call the “backfire effect”. In a study in 2010 they randomly presented participants... Read more
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New Kerala
Why teenagers become obese at puberty - newkerala.com #116364and unexpected drop in the number of calories burned while at rest during puber
Why teenagers become obese at puberty - newkerala.com #116364
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
and unexpected drop in the number of calories burned while at rest during puberty," said Terry Wilkin, Professor at the University of Exeter in Britain. Childhood obesity is one of the most serious global public health challenges for the 21st... Read more
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iol.co.za
Children given antidepressants up 28% in decaderates may be down to a sharp drop in the calories they burn during puberty, Bri
Children given antidepressants up 28% in decade
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
rates may be down to a sharp drop in the calories they burn during puberty, British scientists claim. Researchers from the University of Exeter discovered that 15-year-olds use 25 per cent fewer calories when at rest than ten-year-olds. They... Read more
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PhysOrg
Unprecedented atmospheric behavior disrupts one of Earth's most regular climate cyclesforecasts." Prof Adam Scaife, Head of Long-range Forecasting at the Met Office
Unprecedented atmospheric behavior disrupts one of Earth's most regular climate cycles
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
forecasts." Prof Adam Scaife, Head of Long-range Forecasting at the Met Office and Honorary Visiting Professor at the University of Exeter, said: "This unexpected disruption to the climate system switches the cycling of the quasi-biennial... Read more
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