Day: September 8, 2017

How The Independent reported on the biggest science stories of all

How The Independent reported on the biggest science stories of all “It is a staggering achievement. For the first time in history, we are able to read our own draft set of genetic instructions.” This was how we announced the decoding of 90 per cent of the human genome in a front-page story of The…

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African Elephant Coalition meets in Switzerland to fight the poaching crisis

African Elephant Coalition meets in Switzerland to fight the poaching crisis Delegates from the 29 countries that make up the African Elephant Coalition (AEC), gathered together in Montreux, Switzerland, last weekend, to work on measures to fight the poaching crisis. The AEC launched a social media campaign – using the hashtags #WorthMoreAlive, #EndIvoryTrade, #Vote4Elephants –…

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