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18 March 2022
Force of nature: solutions for net zero, economy and society
1 November 2021
From climate science to climate solutions
1 July 2021
Harnessing offshore wind to deliver clean growth
12 March 2021
Air pollution: research tackles a silent killer
18 January 2021
UK research key in fight against antibiotic resistance spread
1 January 2021
Cleaning up our air and cutting the costs of pollution
26 October 2020
The plastics paradox
1 July 2020
Engaging with the public to strengthen science and society
1 May 2020
Environmental science benefits people across the UK
1 February 2020
Science helps the insurance industry thrive, whatever the weather
1 September 2019
Environmental science supports government decision-making
1 July 2019
Turning trailblazing science into agenda-setting TV
1 June 2019
Environmental science investment enriches the UK economy
1 February 2019
Saving our planet from a sea of plastic
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