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Faraday Institution will award £55M to UK-based consortium for battery research

Faraday Institution will award £55M to UK-based consortium for battery research

The UK’s Faraday Institution has announced that it will grant an amount of up to £55 million for battery research, so that battery enhancements for transport and grid storage can be accelerated in

Medieval skeleton offers clues to history of leprosy

Medieval skeleton offers clues to history of leprosy

An analysis of a skeleton unearthed from a burial site in the U.K. has revealed clues to the history of infectious disease of leprosy, researchers reported.

Burnt toast, roasted potatoes can cause cancer: FSA

Burnt toast, roasted potatoes can cause cancer: FSA

The U.K.

Spending an hour a day on social media can affect kids’ happiness: study

Spending an hour a day on social media can affect kids’ happiness: study

Children who spend merely an hour each day on social media may actually feel less satisfied with their lives, a new study published by the IZA Institute of Labor Economics suggested.

British sea explorers’ log books raise new doubts about global warming

British sea explorers’ log books raise new doubts about global warming

There was the same amount of ice floating round Antarctica more than 100 years ago as there is today, a fresh analysis of data provided by the log books of two of Britain's most famous sea explorer

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