DSTL Reports On Space Weather
Every day this week, Dstl will be posting a 'Space Weather Forecast' on social media to increase awareness of how weather in space can impact us on Earth.
The Met Office Space Weather Operations…
5th Oct 2017 09:14 PM
Pea Soup, A Garden Lawn Or The Next Super Food Craze?
Duck weed covering the canal
The recent weeks of sunshine are having an interesting side effect on the nations waterways, which are being invaded by a green carpet of weed.
The Canal & River Trust -…
15th Aug 2017 03:40 PM
Public Urged To Report Harmful Invasive Species In Yorkshire
Flowering Japanese Knotweed
The Yorkshire Invasive Species Forum, a partnership between Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and the Calder & Colne Rivers Trust, has been working to control invasive plant species…
15th Jul 2017 08:03 PM
Lovell radio telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory. Photo by I. Morison (JBO)
Breakthrough Initiatives, supported by such diverse luminaries as Stephen Hawking and Mark Zuckerberg, has joined with…
31st May 2017 05:51 PM
New £10 Million Fund To Restore Peatland
Peatland - photo by Peter Wakely 1991/Natural England
A £10 million grant scheme to restore England's iconic peatlands has been launched by the Government today.
Peatlands cover 11 per cent of…
14th Apr 2017 08:00 PM
Sheffield Charity Calls For More Understanding Of Rare Disease
Pulmonary hypertensive arteriopathy. Image by Yale Rosen
A Sheffield charity is calling for more awareness and understanding of the rare heart and lung condition pulmonary hypertension, after its…
18th Sep 2017 10:09 AM
Apprentices Make A Splash In Flood Management
Rural apprentices learn about natural flood management
Thanks to National Lottery players, young people from across the region have been learning how to implement small-scale natural flood management…
2nd Aug 2017 03:00 PM
Help For Lung Cancer Patients Needing Radiotherapy Treatment
Chris Broad (Therapy Radiographer), Janet Johnson (Superintendent 2 Therapy Radiographer), Helen Gentle (Senior Manager Fundraising, Weston Park Cancer Charity) and Jemma Hattersley (Therapy…
14th Jul 2017 03:36 PM
Help Save The UK's Endangered Water Vole This May
Did you know that over the last century the water vole has experienced the most severe decline of any wild mammal in the UK?
Water Vole - photo by nick ford
In 2015, the People's Trust for Endangered…
28th Apr 2017 08:30 AM
Learn About Nature Conservation
Spurn Lighthouse - photo by George Stoyle
Spurn National Nature Reserve (NNR) is the perfect place to learn about nature conservation. This 3.5 mile long sandy peninsular is home to an array of…
12th Apr 2017 08:00 AM