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Tree of life rewritten: Evolutionary timeline looks more like a giant lollipop - and reveals new species appear every 2 million years

  • Biologists at Temple University created a spiral shaped view of evolution
  • They used data from ‘molecular clock’ studies on more than 50,000 species
  • These analyse mutations in DNA to calculate when species evolved apart…
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plup is nearly ready a few more days i think,rotting down nicely.think sunday it be readly to make into 2-3cm circles briquettes for my firelighters

An amazing view from 20,000 feet

If you’ve never had the privilege of visiting the Himalayas in person, this incredible aerial video (courtesy of Teton Gravity Research) is seemingly the next best thing. 48 more words


Why Australia Hid Its Koala Mass Murder

Tim Wimborne/Reuters

by Asawin Suebsaeng

Hundreds of the beloved marsupials were slaughtered in 2013 and 2014 in what the government is describing as a mercy killing. 480 more words


ReFashion Oxford, Oxford Town Hall

ReFasion Oxford returned to the Town Hall for its third year of sustainable fashion celebrations with up-cycling, customising, crafting and swishing.

The event is well organised, with plenty of staff, clear signage and a good use of the space. 422 more words