From Mummy Brown to Radium Green: The Amazing Origins of Five Paint Colours
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From Mummy Brown to Radium Green: The Amazing Origins of Five Paint Colours

Do you know the origins of your favourite paint colours? Many of us take for granted the various hues we see daily. This blog post will explore the grisly and fascinating origins of five popular paint colours. From mummy brown to radium green, each shade has a unique story to tell!
10 Ways to Protect Our Oceans: How You Can Make a Difference
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10 Ways to Protect Our Oceans: How You Can Make a Difference

The ocean is one of the most beautiful and majestic places on Earth, and it's also a vital resource we need to protect. The animals who live in the ocean and the coral reefs they call home are crucial to our planet's health. Unfortunately, humans have damaged and polluted our oceans to the point of serious danger. This blog post will discuss ten ways we can work together to protect our oceans.
A Deep Dive Into The Fascinating World Of Sea Creatures
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A Deep Dive Into The Fascinating World Of Sea Creatures

Dive into the depths of the ocean and learn about some of its most fascinating inhabitants - anglerfish, dolphins and whales.
What is Mimicry in Evolutionary Biology?
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What is Mimicry in Evolutionary Biology?

Mimicry is a term in evolutionary biology that describes when an organism has evolved to resemble something else - usually an organism of another species. This blog post will look at how animals and plants use mimicry advantageously. 
An introduction to Radiolaria - an organism over 500 million years old!
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An introduction to Radiolaria - an organism over 500 million years old!

Radiolaria are a water-dwelling single-cell micro-organism. They measure a minuscule 0.1-0.2mm and have beautifully intricate mineral skeletons, usually made of silica. They are a type of zooplankton and float freely around oceans, seas, and freshwater areas, feeding on smaller animals and minerals.
Fascinating facts about tropical fish
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Fascinating facts about tropical fish

Learn about our top five favourite tropical fish! Read on to hear how fish help maintain a balanced eco system and find out the connection between 19th century convicts and a small white fish.