Dr Adriano Lameira, from the Department of Anthropology at Durham University, has spent time living in rainforests with orangutans in order to collect data for his research.
In Durham, a pioneering technology has been developed which is providing a solution to fundamental issues in tissue engineering and stem cell biology.
Quite recently the most accurate measurement of the energy needed to break a chemical bond was made in Durham. Many more exciting discoveries are on the horizon here and around the world in the field of cold molecules.
To quote Irina Bokova, “the world needs science, and science needs women.”
Currently, refugee children in the UK are denied the right to family reunion.
Thank you very much for taking the time to read this. I'm coming to you from the Internet this time as the Editors' Column was sadly replaced in print, with links to other fantastic articles online.
On Tuesday 24th January, nearly one hundred people attended this once in a lifetime event to hear from the man who has been one of geography’s biggest advocates.