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Too much of a good thing – the problem of light pollution

Blinded by the light: We rely on lights to see in the dark, but did you know that light pollution has serious environmental consequences?

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Build a linear accelerator model

Build a linear accelerator to demonstrate spallation – the source of high-energy neutrons used by the new European Spallation Source being built in Sweden.

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Deadly proteins: prions

Since the epidemic of ‘mad cow disease’ in the 1980s and 90s, and the emergence of its human equivalent, variant Creutzfeld-Jacob disease, there…

             

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