- Climate Change;
- The LHC;
- X-rays and Sticky tape;
- Genomic Research;
- Biofuels and the food crisis;
- Alternative Energy Sources;
- Beer made from 45 million-year old yeast;
- A 380-million year-old fossilised fish, which was in the process of giving birth;
- The Sumo Diet.
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