Death is a fact of life. The fact we are going to die, and not live on in an eternal afterlife, can inspire us to live life to the fullest. A point well made in the new @Humanists_UK video. #thatshumanism
We've just released our 2nd #thatshumanism animation, narrated by our patron Stephen Fry!
In this video, Stephen explores the humanist approach to coming to terms with death, finding comfort, and making the most of the one life we know we have.
Autumn is the best time to see jays at their most active, whether that be flying between trees on feeding forays or on the ground feeding among the autumnal leaves! It's a great time to try and photograph them, or check out for more great photography! 🍂📷
The mRNA technology behind covid-19 vaccines can transform medicine
The success of coronavirus vaccines has been a rare bright spot in the devastation of the pandemic, and the mRNA technology behind some of them offers a way to revolutionise how we treat many illnesses
An orangutan named Rocky has become the first to mimic human speech, and is shedding exciting new light on the origins of how we talk. Orangutans are great apes, a branch of primates that also includes chimps, bonobos and gorillas. Great apes are important to scientists because they’re closer to humans than any other animals. When they do things that humans can, we gain insights into how we may have evolved.
T. rex with feathers: China’s fossils are rewriting the dinosaur story
Twenty-five years ago, Chinese scientists revealed the first feathered dinosaur. Since then, they have unearthed a treasure trove of exquisitely preserved specimens that put dinosaurs in a whole new light
Fossils of the earliest relatives of modern-day seaweeds date back 1.6 billion years, and seaweeds play a crucial role on Earth. Kelp forests are important to coastlines - they break the flow of water, and prevent coastal erosion.
Over 50% of our climate data comes from observing Earth from space. How else do you think satellites could be used to help us here on Earth? We need your brilliant ideas for this fantastic #bluepeter competition.
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