Week in Science: 07/05/17

From the butterfly effect to black holes, check out the best science talks around Oxford this week

Week in Science: 30/04/17

Cherwell Science & Tech guides you through this week's events

A mammoth weapon in the fight against climate change

Ben Fisk outlines plans to reintroduce the mammoth to help restore the Russian permafrost

Researchers capture most detailed glimpse of early star formation

Irteza Ishraq explores the nature and science of star formation.

Week in Science: this week’s top talks

From gravitational wave astronomy to neuro-imaging brain ageing, Cherwell Science & Tech guides you through this week's best science events.

Nature fights back in the Korean DMZ

Ben Anketell highlights how nature is flourishing in one of the most hostile places on Earth

Scientists aim to be the first to reach the Earth’s mantle

Jonathan Stark reports on plans to drill into the Earth's mantle for the very first time

Superpowered seagrasses: the hidden gems of the plant world

Ruby O'Grady examines how these humble plants are helping to thwart disease and combat climate change

What does Brexit mean for the future of scientific research in...

Irteza Ishraq looks at the impact Brexit could have on researchers in the UK.

How scientists are fixing photosynthesis to combat the coming global food...

Edward O'Neill highlights the impending food shortage — and why GM rice is part of the solution

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Oxford Union officers revolt against Steve Bannon invite

Union secretary Nick Brown has called an emergency meeting of Standing Committee – the society’s governing body – to vote on cancelling the event on Friday

Mojo Preview – ‘gloriously worded script but male dominated’

Cesca Echlin finds this rendition of Jez Butterworth's play hits comic targets, but also reflects on its male-dominated narrative.

Merlin: The magic of kindness

Exploring the continuing relevance of BBC's Merlin

Bake-sale held in protest against Oxford’s gender pay gap

Due to the gender wage discrepancies at the university, from today onwards women in the university are ‘effectively unpaid’ until the end of the year. 

NI abortion rights must be a UK policy

Lobbying your MP could help change the lives of thousands of women