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Classifying a group of organisms as a separate species has implications for conservation. But the science behind it is far from settled
by John Lewis-Stempel • Doubleday
Artist Sarah Gillespie used the historic mezzotint technique for her collection of British moths, highlighting both their beauty and the pressures they face
by Sam Lee • Century
Flattening our spherical planet onto a 2D surface has always been a tricky endeavour. A new, double-sided projection seeks to minimise the resulting inaccuracies 
Thirty years ago, a group of scientists began the Human Genome Project, revolutionising the study of human health and disease 
New collaborative research from the University of Oxford and the University of Washington proves the link between man-made climate change and Andes flood-risk

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