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Baked seaweed in your laptop?

Blog entry by Dave | 7 August, 2006

According to, French researchers have found that high-tech electronic devices can be made from a natural substance - seaweed. When baked to a charcoal, the seaweed can be used for making the electrodes in state-of-the-art...

Mutant Three-Clawed Crab

Blog entry by Dave | 7 August, 2006

A "mutant" crab with three pincers has been picked up in 100m of water near the Scilly Isles, off the Cornish coast, by a fisherman, and is currently installed in an aquarium in Newquay . More on the mutant three-clawed crab » ...

Climate Porn?

Blog entry by Dave | 7 August, 2006 1 comment

UK 'think-tank' the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), has accused the media, the British government and environmental groups (waves hand... 'that'd be us, guvnor') of indulging in the promotion of 'climate porn' through...

Ocean threats Power Point

Blog entry by Andrew | 7 August, 2006

Charlot, our Oceans campaign assistant, passed on this Power Point style presentation (in PDF format) by Jeremy Jackson. When it comes to credentials Dr. Jackson is no lightweight , and he does a great job of making things...

Global Warming Beer

Blog entry by Dave | 6 August, 2006

Well, it's good to see that someone's benefiting from global warming - an Inuit microbrewery in Narsq, Greenland , has foisted 66,000 litres of a new ale - Greenland Beer - onto the Danish market - using the pure meltwater from the...

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