Oldest Photosynthetic Algae found in China

Oldest Photosynthetic Algae found in China Article from NATURE MICHELLE STARR 25 FEB 2020 Strange, vein-like shadows imprinted in ancient rocks are some of the most important clues yet in piecing together the timeline of photosynthesis. At 1 billion years old, the...

Climate Change News in 2019

Science Alert does a great job in keeping us all informed Here is their collection of the most important Climate Change News from 2019. Just press the link below...

Climate Change Hopes?

A series of reports at the end of 2019 gives a positive and hopeful message that Climate Change can be avoided — see the link below...

Photosynthesis – Beyond the Red

I’ve long been a great supporter of photosynthesis. I’m sure that 99.9% of scientists think the same because without the process of photosynthesis there would be no life on earth.   Photosynthesis in rain forests provide about 20% of our planet’s oxygen, whilst the...

Marathon Plastics

Well done to everyone in the London Marathon today – all running for wonderful charities. BUT … The streets of London will be covered in plastic today from water bottles and plastic cups By 2050 there will be more plastic in the oceans than fish …...

‘Without Science, it’s all fiction !’

UK support for March for Science    April 22 2017 Thousands of scientists, academics and celebrities have marched in cities across the UK to protest at the rise of a “post-truth” era and its threat to academia. The marches, taking place on Earth Day, were part of a...