Carbon Dioxide

How Whale earwax is being used for science

The extent of knowledge about the effects of carbon dioxide in our oceans is limited, but some American researcher’s may be about to change that by extracting and analysing the ear wax of dead whales

Cyber Culture: Microsoft's XBox One is designed to be left switched on

There's a Christmas family tradition in the Marsden household where my father issues a series of strict electrical instructions to me before he goes to bed – what has to be switched off and where, which plugs have to be removed from their sockets and so on. Every year, I look at him with uncomprehending disbelief – but obviously I obey, because it's his house.

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