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Do you measure up? A quick quiz Quiz

by David Shaw, 17 July 2019 | 0 comments

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We have a few questions from the world of metrology! That’s the science of measuring things. So have a go, and see how you measure up!

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Bacteria under Antarctic ice News

by Andrew Wright, 19 September 2014 | 0 comments

Penguin on ice

Written by Caitlin DevorThere’s life under ice. Scientists found an entire community of bacteria living 800 metres under the surface of glaciers in Antarctica. These bacteria rely on each other to survive in the dark, isolated, subzero lake.

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