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Rhinos without borders take flight

Conservation group Rhinos Without Borders have captured today’s headlines thanks to BBC News who ran a home page story ‘How do you make a rhino fly?’. It may well sound like a line from the ‘Do elephants fly in jumbo jets’ book of jokes, but no. It’s a serious story about the conservation group’s anti-poaching [...]

Posted on: April 5th, 2017 | Categories: Education, Events, News, Science

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New evidence of earliest life discovered

Researchers from University College London (UCL) have discovered fossil evidence for the earliest life forms yet found on Earth. Microscopic filaments of primitive bacteria recovered from a sequence of iron-rich sedimentary and volcanic deposits located in northern Quebec, Canada which push back the record of life on Earth to some 4.2 billion years ago, some [...]

Posted on: March 7th, 2017 | Categories: Events, History, News, Science

Greene’s Summer Drinks Party

On 27th June we held our Summer Drinks Party to thank our tutors for their tremendous support throughout the academic year. As it turned out, it couldn’t have been less like a midsummer’s evening. The skies were dark and the rain was torrential. Nonetheless, some sixty tutors braved the elements and everyone seemed in very [...]

Posted on: July 11th, 2013 | Categories: Events | Tags: ,