Human evolution and the Ecomorphology of Tree Climbing
Dr S K Thorpe, Dr W Sellers
8 February 2019
Bipedalism and the extraordinary manipulative abilities of the human hand, that are central to tool use and technology, are widely considered to be two of the major hallmarks of humanity.
Jurassic Lagoon: learning from the ancestors of the amazing mussels - QUADRAT
Dr A Brasier, Dr J Sigwart
31 January 2019
Mussels (bivalves of the family Mytilidae) are incredible animals with a long fossil history. For millions of years, populations of mussels have been able to withstand pounding waves by attaching themselves to the seafloor using threads that are one of the strongest materials found in nature.
Biomass/CO2 Conversion to Chemicals and Energy
Dr X Wang, Dr P Kechagiopoulos
Applications accepted all year round
Fossil fuels coal, petroleum crude oil and natural gas, as sources of thermal energy, fuels and chemicals, have been predominant in the world’s energy supply.