Just another reason to avoid eating pescatarian: a new study has found that fish have emotions. The study, published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, found that zebrafish responded to stress Read More The post Study: Fish Have Feelings, Too appeared first on Ecorazzi.
1913 Paneth's wife Else on their honeymoon in Cairo. Image: Friedrich Paneth/Royal Photographic Society/SSPL/Getty Images 1924 "Eva, Heinz and Else sitting on a wall." Image: Friedrich Paneth/Royal Photographic Society/SSPL/Getty Images...Show More Summary
After making sculptures for high-end hotels, he entered a double-blind open show and was the only sculptor chosen to join the Society of Portrait Sculptors, where he worked in tandem with the sculptor to the royal family. Whyte created...Show More Summary
A comprehensive scientific report released today by The Royal Society of Canada (RSC) has concluded that there are still critical research gaps hampering efforts to both assess the environmental impacts of crude oil spills and to effectively remediate them. read more
You've probably never seen a group of tadpoles look so beautiful. The winning photos in the inaugural Royal Society Publishing photography competition offer an unprecedented look at some of the often overlooked nuances of the natural...Show More Summary
Book Description from Penguin Group Website: In this sparkling debut, magic and mayhem clash with the British elite… The Royal Society of Unnatural Philosophers, one of the most respected organizations throughout all of England, has long been tasked with maintaining magic within His Majesty’s lands. Show More Summary
Local authorities across the country are being urged to keep road safety as a priority ahead of the Spending Review later this month. The message comes from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) which, along with a number of other organisations, has produced Making Road Safety Count, a guide for senior decision-makers […]
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The winners of Royal Society Publishing’s inaugural photography competition have been announced, and they’re extraordinary. Read more...
A selection of our favourite images from the Royal Society Publishing photography competition
In Sorcerer to the Crown, magic in England has been in decline, and the one respected Royal Society of Unnatural Philosophers is an institution tasked with overseeing magic in the nation. Zen Cho’s novel is a powerful, deliberate story of how politics and magic come together, and what consequences might lie when they do. Read more...
What took them so long? press release: One of classical music’s highest honours, the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal, has been awarded to the distinguished Argentinian-born pianist, Martha Argerich. She becomes the 101st recipient...Show More Summary
Estimating cranial musculoskeletal constraints in theropod dinosaurs. 2015. Royal Society Open Science. Gape angles at optimal and maximum tension limit for (a) Allosaurus fragilis, (b) Tyrannosaurus rex and (c) Erlikosaurus andrewsi...Show More Summary
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accident (RoSPA) has announced details of its 2016 health and safety awards, which will celebrate their 60-year anniversary. The Health and Safety Awards scheme is the largest and longest-running programme of its kind in the UK and includes the fleet safety awards, formerly MORR, which reward excellence and […]
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accident’s (RoSPA) has announced details of its 2016 health and safety awards, which will celebrate 60 years in action. The Health and Safety Awards scheme is the largest and longest-running programme of its kind in the UK and includes the fleet safety awards, formerly MORR, which reward excellence […]
Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay near the top of Everest, May 1953: there is no picture of Hillary at the summit. Photograph: Royal Geographic Society.
Switching to a new Single/Double Summer Time (SDST) system would bring a range of benefits to the UK, including improved road safety and a significant reduction in CO2 emissions, according to the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). The organisation said a move to SDST – GMT+1 in winter and GMT+2 in summer […]
Scientists have for the first time managed to take photos of what they say is the world's rarest whale, according to a study published in the journal Royal Society Open Science.
Mass extinctions occurring over the past 260 million years were likely caused by comet and asteroid showers, scientists conclude in a new study published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. For more than 30 years, scientists...Show More Summary
Professor Satinder Kaur Brar of the Eau Terre Environnement Research Centre at INRS is the only Quebec fellow of the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists of the Royal Society of Canada invited to the international expert workshop Solid Waste Management and Green Economy to be held October 22 and 23, 2015, in Halle, Germany. Show More Summary