How are multiple adaptive genes affected by an organisms’ frequency of sex?
Institute of Evolutionary Biology
Dr M Hartfield, Dr J Hadfield
13 December 2018
Reduced costs of genome sequencing have seen an expansion in the amount of genetic data available from various species, from which researchers are learning more about the crucial evolutionary process of adaptation.
Micro- and nanoplastics: the fate and the impact on marine life
Dr S Yang, Dr W Norton
21 January 2019
By 2015, humans had generated 8.3 billion metric tons of plastics, 6.3 billion tons of which had already become waste. Of that waste total, only 9 percent was recycled, 12 percent was incinerated and 79 percent accumulated in landfills or the natural environment.