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Science Editor — Channel 4 News
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Science Editor at Channel 4 News, husband of @tattymilne. Recovering entomologist and Kentish Towner

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.
Jul 15, 2015

If human civilisation fails or destroys itself this is what it will look like: nature abides in the city of Pripyat channel4.com/news/chernobyl…

Jul 15, 2015

RT @rhodri_jones: If human civilisation fails or destroys itself this is what it will look like: nature abides in the city of Pripyat channel4.com/news/chernobyl…

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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

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.
Apr 02, 2015

Townsfolk of Reading helping to re-wild red kites. Our report at 7 goo.gl/9UbKyh pic.twitter.com/M8Cf3HQcHY

Apr 02, 2015

A report on red kites, in which, I interview ecologist @BaobabJ with identical beard to mine: goo.gl/9UbKyh pic.twitter.com/Po2PmfHTaN

Apr 02, 2015

Townsfolk helping to re-wild or de-wild red kites? goo.gl/9UbKyh our report at 7.35 let us know what you think.

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

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?
Jan 15, 2015

RT @Pauline_Gill: I always love a @jonsnowC4 & @krishgm end of prog gag! I am still laughing at the one tonight! @MartinCollett @MattJF htt…

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

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

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.
Dec 10, 2014

RT @GolfMonthly: Greg Norman hosts his Franklin Templeton Shootout this week in Florida. Fergus Bisset's preview: golf-monthly.co.uk/news/tour-news…

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.

Ebola survivors shunned by communities in fear

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. The overwhelming joy of Ebola survivors is being undermined by the stigma they face in the communities they return to. Science Editor Tom Clarke reports from Sierra Leone on the cruelty of Ebola.
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Aug 26, 2015

@LeoHickman soon to be renamed "Dawlish log ride experience"

Aug 26, 2015

@LeoHickman and with sea levels gradually rising it gets more thrilling every year!

Aug 26, 2015

RT @bugmanjones: A magnificent maggot. Cardinal beetle, Pyrochroa coccinea I think. pic.twitter.com/IRr0M4V2Uz

Aug 25, 2015

RT @ThomasEvansUKIP: @Channel4News @TomClarkeC4 @CordeliaLynchC4 Don't you think out consideration for families this would been better left until after results?


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