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Science Editor at Channel 4 News. Reluctant indoorsman. Recovering entomologist and Kentish Towner

A Coal-Mining Environmentalist? Virginia Executive Says He Can Be Both

A Coal-Mining Environmentalist? Virginia Executive Says He Can Be Both
insideclimatenews.org — Tom Clarke, the president of a healthcare company who considers himself an environmentalist, announced earlier this month that his nonprofit, the Virginia Conservation Legacy Fund (VCLF), will acquire assets from Patriot Coal Corp., one of several coal companies that recently filed for bankruptcy.

Chernobyl: inside the nuclear disaster exclusion zone

Chernobyl: inside the nuclear disaster exclusion zone
channel4.com — A European-funded project is racing to complete a vast steel containment building covering the entire Chernobyl reactor number four. The original concrete and steel sarcophagus covering the melted down reactor is becoming unstable. The new arch, designed to be slid into place, is tall enough to house the Statue of Liberty.

Cancer breakthrough after 'spectacular' melanoma results

Cancer breakthrough after 'spectacular' melanoma results
channel4.com — Professor Peter Johnson, director of medical oncology at Cancer Research UK, said: "The evidence suggests we are at the beginning of a whole new era for cancer treatments." An international trial on 945 patients with advanced melanoma saw them treated with the drugs ipilimumab and nivolumab.

Red kites: from the brink of extinction to life in the burbs

Red kites: from the brink of extinction to life in the burbs
channel4.com — "We give them the leftovers from the local carvery," said Victor King who's been feeding kites for a couple of years. "They love a bit of fresh liver too". The reddish-brown raptors have a nearly six-foot wingspan - but don't worry too much about your pet guinea-pig.

Britain votes for world's first 'three-parent' IVF babies

Britain votes for world's first 'three-parent' IVF babies
channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. MPs back regulations to permit the use of an IVF technique which allows the creation of a baby bearing DNA from three people.

Is inactivity more lethal than obesity? - video

Is inactivity more lethal than obesity? - video
channel4.com — New research shows that even as little as a brisk 20-minute walk a day can transform your life expectancy - and exercise trumps diet in cutting death rates. Does Jon Snow agree?

How did milk become cheaper than bottled water? - video

How did milk become cheaper than bottled water? - video
channel4.com — A global glut of milk has caused a crash in prices. It is now cheaper than bottled water. Dairy farmers say they can no longer compete and fear they'll be driven out of business, reports Tom Clarke.

Are some people born to be fat? - video

Are some people born to be fat? - video
channel4.com — Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load after a few seconds you may need to have Adobe Flash installed. A pregnant mother's diet could result in a predisposition to obesity in later life, according to a new trial. What does this mean for how we treat overweight people?

Franklin Templeton Shootout Preview

Franklin Templeton Shootout Preview
golf-monthly.co.uk — It's the last PGA Tour event of the calendar year this week. 24 players head to Tiburon Golf Club in Florida for the Franklin Templeton Shootout. Harris English and Matt Kuchar are the defending champions. Lowdown: It's the last PGA Tour event of the calendar year this week.

Piecing together the Virgin Galactic crash

Piecing together the Virgin Galactic crash
channel4.com — An investigation into the crash of the Virgin Galactic spacecraft - killing one of the pilots - has found that a safety device was deployed too early. Tom Clarke reports.
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May 03, 2016

@herdyshepherd1 @amy_may Well you can certainly fit a lot of sheep in there

May 03, 2016

RT @AnnaFeuchtwang: It actually inspired a poetic streak! I heard them before I saw them. Hope they come back to their old nests too. httpstwitter.com/TomClarkeC4/st…//t.co/eyqbcU955x

May 03, 2016

The swifts of Kentish Town have returned and couldn't have picked a finer morning for it!

May 02, 2016

RT @maurogalluzzo: Thinking of @MalcBoughen a @LCFC fan for 50 years - congratulations - you never gave up hope of staying up - and that wa#lcfc last year #lcfc

May 02, 2016

RT @IanJonesEA: Another good evening for my mate #Batty McBatface. Loads of 'em out tonight happily munching away #bats @_BCT_ https://t.copic.twitter.com/RHvjND7pO3RHvjND7pO3

Apr 30, 2016

@ChrisGPackham are they just basking or a different behaviour?


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