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We sequenced the oldest ever DNA, from million-year old mammoths

Most people think of mammoths as the iconic woolly species from the last Ice Age, which ended around 12,000 years ago. But mammoths originated in Africa around …

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Seeking Symbiosis

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Visual artist Heleen Blanken explores the complex relationship between people, nature and technology.

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Next Generation: Building Aquatecture with Shaakira Jassat

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This story is part of  Next Generation , a series in which we give young makers a platform to showcase their work. Your work here?  Get in touch …

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Next Nature Habitat VR

The natural habitat of the polar bear is the Arctic. The natural habitat of the scorpion is the desert. How about humans? What is our natural habitat? And how is this changing? What does it mean to live in a next nature?

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