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Victor Vescovo: 'The opportunity to do great science'
… the wreck of the Titanic. He spoke to our science correspondent Jonathan Amos about…

Women in science: 'Go for it'
…Women make up less than a third of all scientists working today but Nobel Laureate Elizabeth Blackburn wants young women to persist. Confidence and asking for help, she says, are the two ways to get over the gender gap and increase the…

Oxford's Radcliffe Science Library basement 'seeping water'
… collections. It is because the external waterproofing of Oxford's Radcliffe Science

What's not to like about wasps?
… showed our science correspondent Jonathan Amos some of the institution's many…

Hulk actor Mark Ruffalo responds to PM's Brexit superhero comment
… he is in unison with a team". "Plus...he's always got Dr Banner with science

Jo Swinson: 'Meet the newest Lib Dem MP - Sam Gyimah'
… in a bid to prevent a no-deal Brexit. Last December, the East Surrey MP quit as science

Crawley teacher banned for being drunk during lesson
…A science teacher who turned up to school "smelling of alcohol" has been banned…

PM vows to 'supercharge' UK science with fast-track visas
…. Science bodies have welcomed the proposals but warn any benefits to research would… the announcement at the Culham science centre in Oxfordshire which undertakes research… of the EU in 2016. "We welcome the government's objective of supporting science

Faster pace of climate change is 'scary', former chief scientist says
…. It’s the latest chapter in the long debate over how to communicate climate science… are fully behind climate science and fully behind the (upcoming) New York climate summit… forecast. What is the science behind extreme weather events? The loss of land ice…

A body donated to science - but used to test bombs
… is donated to medical science? Last week new details of a lawsuit emerged against… are charitable and the bodies will be used for medical science. University body donation… regulations are not sufficient to protect donors and those working in medical science