Photo of the Week – March 23rd 2020

Photo of the Week – March 23rd 2020     Surgeon Fish – This fish has a sharp ‘knife’ near the tail (orange). This knife is folded inside the fish when not needed, but then can be popped out when fighting for territory with other...

Will Jellyfish take over the world?

Will Jellyfish take over the world? Scientists Find The First-Ever Animal That Doesn’t Need Oxygen to Survive MICHELLE STARR 25 FEB 2020 Some truths about the Universe and our experience in it seem immutable. The sky is up. Gravity sucks. Nothing can travel...

Fighting Malaria

Microsoft are building drones to be used to catch mosquitoes. The aim  is get larger samples of the various diseases that mosquitoes carry. If  they can predict a build up of a disease being carried, then a potential epidemic could be stopped by getting vaccine...

Time for good news

It was announced this week that Germany is meeting 72% of its energy needs with renewables.  Wow – that is really good, especially as they can’t use any tidal energy systems to help them.   There is no excuse now for anyone not to invest in renewable...