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Bread developments – the bread that could last for 60 days

A technique has been developed that may make bread last up to 60 days, through a process that zaps the spores that cause mould. It is estimated that 32% of bread loaves purchased in the UK are thrown out as … Continue reading

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Opening the door to innovation

What is required to tackle climate change? Some suggest it will take a Manhattan Project style initiative, which is to suggest that immense scale driven by brute force innovation and central planning will solve our problems. However, the Manhattan Project … Continue reading

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Biodiversity inspiration

Taking inspiration from the natural world, scientists have developed a material that repels liquids, ice and bacteria under a range of conditions. The source of inspiration is the carnivorous pitcher plant whose slippery inner surface causes insects to fall into … Continue reading

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