Microbeads Are TIny Pieces Of Plastic

The visible nature of plastic makes it easy to identify, but some plastics are insidious, finding their way into marine environments in a stealth-like manner that enhances their reach and increases their harmful effects. Microplastics are very small plastic pieces less than 5 millimetres long that come from a variety …

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A Map Of The Human Body

What are you made of? It is a fundamental question that has a range of different answers. To a physicist the answer may involve protons, neutrons, electrons and, if you persist, quarks, leptons and bosons. A chemist would possibly back up a little and tell you we are made of …

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