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Happiness on a Chain: Is That An Oxymoron?

Happiness on a Chain: Is That An Oxymoron?

Scientists are, in general, a rebellious bunch. But Raven Hanna, the brains behind Made With Molecules, may be more rebellious than most. After completing a PhD in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale and doing a post-doc at UC Berkeley, she left the well-trodden path to the Ivory Tower to live off the grid and [...]

December 13, 2013 — Kalliopi Monoyios

Desert Dust Feeds Deep Ocean Life

Dust from the Sahara Desert provides most of the iron found in the Atlantic Ocean, according to research that also sheds light on how the oceans help sequester carbon dioxide

July 16, 2014 — Tim Radford and The Daily Climate