Titan: the moon raining plastics & flowing with lakes of liquified natural gas

Titan: the moon raining plastics & flowing with lakes of liquified natural gas

Roughly the size of the planet Mercury, Titan is the largest moon of Saturn and the second largest moon in the solar system after Jupiter’s moon Ganymede. Wrapped in a thick, frothy orange atmosphere made primarily of nitrogen and a bit of methane, Titan is the only other place besides...

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Approval of targeted therapies for prostate cancer ‘will ease Covid-19 pressures’

Approval of targeted therapies for prostate cancer ‘will ease Covid-19 pressures’

The Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) has praised the approval of targeted hormone therapies, enzalutamide and abiraterone, as first-line NHS treatments for men with advanced prostate cancer. But the ICR was also critical of NHS England for taking so long over its recommendation, and for limiting use of abiraterone only...

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Now is the time for EdTech to prove itself

Now is the time for EdTech to prove itself

By May Woods  For emerging technologies and futurist start-ups, now is a time of unrivalled opportunity. The so-called disruptors must take advantage of the disruption. The chance is offered most clearly in the EdTech (Education Technology) sector: schools are closed, while parents, teachers and students are relying on technology for...

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New guidance published to ensure transport network is safe for those who need to use it

New guidance published to ensure transport network is safe for those who need to use it

New guidance published on how to make journeys safelyPublic urged to continue to work from home if they can and avoid public transport where possible to reduce pressure on the networkThose who have to travel for work should consider changing their travel habits – including cycling, walking or driving, and...

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Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers online auctions

Sworders Fine Art Auctioneers online auctions

These are very different times; it is difficult to see if we will ever get back to the ‘normal’ we all once knew.  Businesses continue to look forward and consider how they will operate in the ‘new’ world.  As a result, auctioneers have been looking at how they can adjust...

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Electric bikes powered on to deliver medicines in Kensington

Electric bikes powered on to deliver medicines in Kensington

Pharmacists and community organisations have been using locally based cargo-bike delivery service to deliver food and medicine to people in North KensingtonThe scheme will treble its capacity and continue for another eight weeks thanks to extra backing from Kensington and Chelsea CouncilThe scheme is free for users to get essential...

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